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12 Best Wooden Train Sets for Toddlers

Best Wooden Train Sets for Toddlers
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Teddy Booth
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Teddy Booth
Teddy is a big kid at heart and a self-confessed geek who loves all things LEGO, Nintendo and RC (drones included). His mission is to find toys that kids will treasure, so that is why he spends A LOT of time curating the perfect list of toys and games that include options for everyone without putting kids inside boxes.
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Toddlers today have a vast number of high-tech toys at their disposal, toys we could only have dreamed of at their age, but sometimes it’s the classics that really are the best. Step into the wonderful world of wooden trains. They’re wholesome tactile toys that let kids use their imaginations and creativity. We loved them, our parents loved them and our kids love them too.

That isn’t to say that these wooden train sets aren’t fancy though, coming with dinosaurs, farm animals, cranes, and even Mickey Mouse, so there’s no danger of a kid getting bored from running their train around the tracks. With lots of track combinations possible, kids can simply take it apart and start again whenever they want, which is generally multiple times every day.

One of the reasons wooden trains have been popular with kids and their parents for generations is that they’re a safe and reliable kind of toy. We’ve made sure the 12 sets we’re recommending are also trustworthy by eliminating all of the fake online reviews to only highlight the very best trains and tracks. If only trains in the real world were as reliable.

Best Budget Option
ToysOpoly Wooden Train Set 12 PCS - Magnetic Engines With 3 Bonus Animals - Deluxe Toys For Kids Toddler Boys and Girls - Compatible to Thomas Railway, Brio Tracks, and Major Brands
Best Quality Option
Battery Operated Train Set – Wooden Toys for Kids and Toddlers – Train Sets for Boys 2-4 – Premium Quality Wood Fits Thomas Brio – Fun & Entertaining – Train Tracks for Kids
Best Eco-Friendly Option
SainSmart Jr. Wooden Train Set for Toddler with Double-Side Train Tracks Fits Brio, Thomas, Melissa and Doug, Kids Wood Toy Train for 3,4,5 Year old Boys and Girls
ToysOpoly Wooden Train Set 12 PCS - Magnetic Engines With 3 Bonus Animals - Deluxe Toys For Kids Toddler Boys and Girls - Compatible to Thomas Railway, Brio Tracks, and Major Brands
Battery Operated Train Set – Wooden Toys for Kids and Toddlers – Train Sets for Boys 2-4 – Premium Quality Wood Fits Thomas Brio – Fun & Entertaining – Train Tracks for Kids
SainSmart Jr. Wooden Train Set for Toddler with Double-Side Train Tracks Fits Brio, Thomas, Melissa and Doug, Kids Wood Toy Train for 3,4,5 Year old Boys and Girls
Price not available
$49.94
$26.99
Best Budget Option
ToysOpoly Wooden Train Set 12 PCS - Magnetic Engines With 3 Bonus Animals - Deluxe Toys For Kids Toddler Boys and Girls - Compatible to Thomas Railway, Brio Tracks, and Major Brands
ToysOpoly Wooden Train Set 12 PCS - Magnetic Engines With 3 Bonus Animals - Deluxe Toys For Kids Toddler Boys and Girls - Compatible to Thomas Railway, Brio Tracks, and Major Brands
Price not available
Best Quality Option
Battery Operated Train Set – Wooden Toys for Kids and Toddlers – Train Sets for Boys 2-4 – Premium Quality Wood Fits Thomas Brio – Fun & Entertaining – Train Tracks for Kids
Battery Operated Train Set – Wooden Toys for Kids and Toddlers – Train Sets for Boys 2-4 – Premium Quality Wood Fits Thomas Brio – Fun & Entertaining – Train Tracks for Kids
$49.94
Best Eco-Friendly Option
SainSmart Jr. Wooden Train Set for Toddler with Double-Side Train Tracks Fits Brio, Thomas, Melissa and Doug, Kids Wood Toy Train for 3,4,5 Year old Boys and Girls
SainSmart Jr. Wooden Train Set for Toddler with Double-Side Train Tracks Fits Brio, Thomas, Melissa and Doug, Kids Wood Toy Train for 3,4,5 Year old Boys and Girls
$26.99

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