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Wooden Name Trains: A Personalized Gift for Modern Kids

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Are you looking for a personalised and at the same time an educational gift for the toddler in your life? Then a wooden name train should be on your shopping list! This unique toy is not only fun to play with but comes with an educational element as well. The best thing about this gift, is that you can personalise your purchase based on your preferences turning an ordinary toy train into a personalised train gifts to be cherished for years to come.

Educational Benefits

It is the educational value of our name trains that sets them apart from other gifts. At Name Train Depot we like to say, “Your child will have so much fun playing with their name train that they won’t even know they are learning”. This is because the carriages of the train are typically chosen to spell out your child’s name, making it their first introduction to the alphabet and learning to spell their own names.

Fun and Decorative

Now we have already discussed the educational benefits of a name train, but did you know they can also add a decorative touch to your child’s bedroom. While they are recommended for children aged 3 and older, parents often use them as an item of bedroom decor for younger children.

Placing the name train on a shelf or bookcase out of reach can make it a charming part of the room. It can even become the source of many a bedtime story, after all, what child doesn’t love trains? With various styles available you can choose one that perfectly suits your child’s room.

Versatility and Customization

One of the best features of these wooden train toys is their versatility.  With carriages available representing all letters from A-Z, the possibilities are endless. Here are some ideas for additional words:




Emma, Jack, Olivia, Liam









It is this versatility that allows children to expand their vocabulary and practice spelling different words, further enhancing their learning experience and problem-solving skills. Parents and kids can have fun together, creating new words and stories with the train carriages.

Name Train Styles

At Name Train Depot, you can choose between the Everearth Name Train and the Kaper Kidz Name Train, both equally suited to girls and boys alike. The Everearth Model is made from sustainable bamboo and features brightly painted letters. The Kaper Kidz train on the other hand, is crafted from durable beech wood with a natural finish. Each train is crafted with attention to detail, making them not only a toy but also a keepsake that can be cherished for years.

The Order Process

We've made the order process extremely easy at Name Train Depot:

  1. Enter Your Child's Name: When prompted, enter your child's name.
  2. Personalized Display: Our site will then personalize to you, displaying all available trains using your child's name. This helps you visualize what your gift will look like.
  3. Simple Ordering: Ordering is just a simple 1-click process. Click "Add to Cart," then proceed to checkout.
  4. Fast Shipping: We'll wrap and post your order within 48 hours.Delivery to most Australian destinations will take 2-8 days from our QLD hq.

The Perfect Gift!

Wooden name trains from Name Train Depot are a delightful and educational gift for toddlers. They help children learn to spell their names and offer the versatility to spell different words, making them a valuable educational tool. With their beautiful designs and personalization options, these trains add a special touch to any child’s room. Choose a wooden name train for a personalised train gifts that’s fun, educational, and memorable.

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