The Place for Model Trains

Welcome to Reed's Hobby Shop!

You’re in the right spot! Welcome to the best place in San Diego to get model trains, parts, and other pieces for your collections! Start browsing and make sure to contact us if you have any questions!

At Reed’s, we sell model trains and accessories almost exclusively. This includes Z, N, HO, On30, O (2 rail and 3 rail), and G scale, railroad books and magazines, train DVDs, brass models, rolling stock kits, buildings, scenery, tools, and much more. Plus, we stock a selection of plastic planes, automobiles, ships, construction equipment, and armor models.

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Z & N Scale

HO Scale

O & G Scale


Just what do those seemingly random letters mean? HO, N, Z, O?!? Get informed about what scales are and why they’re used.


Reeds Hobby Shop is able to perform repairs on many types of model trains including but not limited to HO Scale, On30, Lionel, American Flyer, Marx, and many more.


We’ve got a bunch of things to tell you about! From Gift Certificates to Discounts to Hold Policies, check out what’s “in store” for you.

About Us

Reed’s Hobby Shop has been in business since 1957! Over the years, at least 10 owners have graced this place. It’s a special and nostalgic home for all train lovers.

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