Sell model trains online

Start, run, and grow your model train business

Get the training, tools, and support you need to build the model train business you’ve always wanted.

Everything you need to sell model trains

Free resources

Learn at your own pace with on-demand courses from Shopify Compass, and with other business owners on the Shopify Community forums. Find answers to your questions on the Shopify blog, or in our comprehensive guides.

Professional tools

Create an online model train store that reflects your unique brand with over 4 customizable and responsive themes. Efficiently manage your inventory and process customer orders all from one unified dashboard.

Smart marketing

Grab your customers’ attention with targeted marketing campaigns on social media and Google. Make sure customers can find your model train store by using Shopify’s built-in SEO tools and integrated blogging.

Award-winning support

Connect with Shopify customer support over online chat, phone, or email. Support is available 24/7, and can help with almost any challenge your model train business encounters.

Learn more about selling model trains

  • Get your model trains store on track with an ecommerce website that allows you to sell directly to customers and suppliers, and gives you total control over things like the store design, customer support, shipping and marketing.

  • You can sell model trains online through a Shopify ecommerce website, and connect them to your social media accounts so you can tag products right from your photos.

  • Yes, you can sell model trains of all types on Shopify.

  • Model train prices depend on the size, type and whether they are collector items. Consult Shopify's profit margin calculator to come up with prices that work for your trains.

Scale your sales

Powerful apps

Showcase your model trains with professionally edited photos or build customer loyalty with rewards programs. With over 80 options in the Shopify App Store, you can customize your store experience and test for success.

Sell everywhere

Sell your model trains online, in-person, and wherever your customers are. Quickly accept payments, view sales, fulfill orders, and track inventory with the Shopify POS app—no matter where you sell.

Scalable pricing plans

For model train businesses at every stage and size

Basic Shopify

Best for new ecommerce businesses with occasional in-person sales

$29per month


Best for growing businesses selling online or in-store

$79per month

Advanced Shopify

Best for scaling businesses that require advanced reporting

$299per month

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