Our Top Wooden Train Set Picks For Kids

Our Top Wooden Train Set Picks for Kids

A quality wooden train set is such a classic toy that it’s hard to go wrong. But finding the perfect wooden train set for your kids may take a bit of internet sleuthing. You’ll want a set that’s aligned with your little ones’ interests and skill levels and fits into your space and budget. To spare you the work, we’ve compiled our favorite toy train picks for every age, budget, and home in this list!

Best Budget Pick: Figure 8 Train Set

At under $30, the Figure 8 Train Set is a budget-friendly pick that can grow with your child and your budget. Toddlers and preschoolers will have everything they need to start their love of trains and creative, constructive play. The simple design is perfect for toddlers and preschoolers who are new to train and track building. When they’re ready for more, this set makes a great addition to any other KidKraft train set.

Best Starter Set: Bucket Top Mountain Train Set

At $50, the Bucket Top Mountain Train Set is another affordable intro to the world of trains and buildings. Preschoolers will find plenty to do with this mountainside train adventure. From perfecting fine motor skills necessary to assemble tracks to exploring imaginative play with helicopter rescues and cascading waterfalls. When they’re ready to add to the adventure, combine it with the KidKraft train expansion pack or any other KidKraft train set.

Best Space Saver: Building Bricks Play N Store Table

Love the idea of a train table for your train enthusiast but not sure if you have space? Our Play N Store Table is the perfect choice with 200+ building bricks that offer endless creative possibilities for your little builders. Even better? If you need to clear up room, but your little one’s creations aren’t exactly finished, the storage bins can keep them safe until its time to play again.

Boy playing with train set

Best for Imaginative Play: Ride Around Town Train Set & Table

The Ride Around Town features four different scenes ranging from farm to town to busy airport. With so many different places to visit, it’s the perfect backdrop to inspire all of your little one’s make believe adventures.

Best for Dino Lovers: Adventure Tracks Dino World

If your little ones two great loves are trains and dinosaurs, trust us, you’re not alone. Kids like yours were the inspiration for our Adventure Tracks: Dino World train sets. Toddlers and preschoolers can start off with small tracks like the Stego Loop, a dino-themed figure 8. Older kids can jump right into the spiraling tracks of Volcano Escape. Or simply add a few Prehistoric Pals to your kiddos current train set. For the Dino obsessed, we have the perfect solution. The Adventure Tracks Dino World Rumble & Roar Complete Set includes it all. With 76 pieces, your little paleontologist will have endless pretend play possibilities.

Kid playing with train set

Best Train Table for Easy Assembly: Adventure Town Railway Train Set & Table with EZ Kraft Assembly

Hate assembling furniture? We get it. While all of our train tables can be assembled quickly, the Adventure Town Railway Train Set & Table is complete with EZ Kraft Assembly, making it our easiest train table to assemble. You can go from unboxing to playtime in just five minutes – no tools required. Most importantly, the 120 piece train set will delight your little train lover as they build and conduct through their own mini city.

Best for Experienced Train Track Builders: Airport Express Train Set & Table

If you have a long time train lover in the family, they’ll love the challenge and detail of the Airport Express Train Set. This set 91-piece set features elevated and spiraling tracks and all the excitement of a real airport –landing strips, airplanes, a control tower, and a helipad just to name a few. Want to see more before you commit? Check out our full selection of toy train sets and train tables – we know you’ll find something you and your kids will love for years to come!