Top 10 Thomas and Friends Episodes

For this list, I'm gonna go over the Top 10 Best Thomas and Friends Episodes. This list is also gonna feature a mixture of the classic, the new and the CGI eras episodes.

The Top Ten

1 Edward's Exploit

Best Season 2 episode and best Edward the #2 engine episode ever! It was very nice that he got the passengers home, and that he battled on through the storm. - TheThomas5252

Aesthetically the best Thomas and Friends episode. The sets combined with the remixed version of Edward's theme combine to create the perfect mood for the episode. From a critical view with a fillm background it is easily one of the best episodes of Thomas and Friends

Yeah This is an amazing episode

This episode makes a great impression of Edward and always had the fact to scream YES, IN YOUR FACE! at the top of my lungs when he finished his trip and went into the sheds

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2 Thomas and Bertie's Great Race

This episode is the best episode of all Thomas history! The race was brilliant, I loved that windmill shot, and Thomas and Bertie star in an episode together! I just love it whenever they do that! - TheThomas5252

The Episode that makes the Classics stand out

My number for Bertie is 2. My number for thomas is 1.

3 Escape

So, I guess I'll be sharing my opinions on all fourty six episodes on this list, starting with my favorite episode of the whole show. This episode knew just the right characters to use at just the right spots, Oliver and Toad are some really lovable characters (Especially in seasons 18 and 19), the music was fantastic, and, while they did remove Isabelle, it still worked perfectly. But by far the greatest aspect of this episode was the atmosphere, it's dark and epic feeling that you would most certainly not expect to have in a show about talking trains is really what makes this episode so memorable, 98/100

This episode has been know to be my favorite from Season 3! I like Oliver, he is a great character and I love how he had many major roles in the classic series! - TheThomas5252

This was my favorites too! I loved it when oliver was introuded!

4 Thomas and the Special Letter

This episode is very entertaining to watch. This episode will probably stay my favorite from Season 4 for a very long time! - TheThomas5252

5 Hooray for Thomas

And so we come to the last episode of the classic series, and it's just got to be the BEST swan song ever in the history of Thomas!

SPOILERS: A sequel to my #1 favorite episode was brilliant. - TheThomas5252

Oh yeah, all the times Thomas and Bertie have raced over the years. Thomas and Bertie, Hooray for Thomas, Thomas' shortcut and even Sodor's legend of the lost treasure have payed a tribute to the races of Thomas and Bertie.

What is your favourite episode

6 The Flying Kipper

The best episode featuring Henry ever showing he was never a scaried engine just a though one stronger than the others and braver than Thomas, also showing he doesn't need any special coal. Even though the new series has this idea still in

This has my favorite music of any classic episode ever and it has the first onscreen crash


7 Thomas and the Birthday Mail

Hands down, my favorite Hit era episode, period. Rosie is a great character and definitely needs another episode to herself (of course, this episode was about Thomas too). - TheThomas5252

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8 Best Friends

Friendship is Magic!

Random Guy: OH NO!

Thomas and Percy's friendship is amazing as always, even in that certain S15 episode everyone complains about. It's always nice to see them star in an episode together. - TheThomas5252

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9 Last Train for Christmas

Connor is way faster then Gordon and he and Caitlin should replace Gordon and Gordon should be scrapped also and sent away because he's not very nice and he's rude to the other engines and Connor and Caitlin are much more friendlier them Gordon and they are much faster then Gordon also and they will be taking over the express from him also

I LOVE this episode! It's both my favorite Season 18 episode, and my favorite Christmas episode! It was great Connor got an episode to himself! - TheThomas5252

10 A Scarf for Percy

This episode is amazing! My favorite 3rd season and classic series episode!

The accident never gaets old!

WHOA! there is no way that I should say a word mentioned a few times in this episode. its just too funny! this needs to be top 5

The Contenders

11 Troublesome Trucks
12 Disappearing Diesels
13 Thomas Comes to Breakfast

Seriously, why do people hate this episode, the house crash was hilarious and that lady who only cared about her breakfast was quite an ass

I love this episode!
"You miserable engine! Just look what you've done to our breakfast! Now I shall have to cook some more!


Now just look what you have done!
Now I need to put this in third place

14 Wayward Winston
15 Trust Thomas

This Was the Episode that Introduce me to Thomas the Tank Engine and Friends the Very First Time I've Ever Saw Thomas the Tank Engine and Friends on My Trust Thomas VCR Tape When I was 1 Year Old in 1995

This is the best Thomas the tank engine & friends episode EVER!.

16 Who's Geoffrey

It is the number 1 epsidoe. It is the funniest

17 Express Coming Through
18 Edward the Hero

This was a Sharon Miller episode? Well!

19 A Close Shave

I love this episode so much. My favorite part is when Duck said, "It's too late! " One time, I did a pumpkin project out the book. I used green paint for the sides, gray paint for the face, black paint for the eyes and mouth and the number 8, and I used cotton balls for the shaving cream. I was in second place.

20 The Missing Christmas Decorations

Diesel 10's episode debut was great, and so was the first episode debut/speaking role of Sidney. This episode felt like a parody of How the Grinch Who Stole Christmas, and contained references to Thomas and the Magic Railroad and Day of the Diesels; both good movies! - TheThomas5252

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21 The Sad Story of Henry

Come Out Henry is also known as The Sad Story Of Henry because it gets even sadder in part 2 than in part 1.

My favorite episode hands down.

22 Charlie and Eddie
23 Bulldog
24 Granpuff
25 Rusty and the Boulder
26 Thomas and the Jet Engine

This episode may not be very realistic, but as a kid, it was an absolute blast. The fast pace, energetic music, and the other engines' reactions to Thomas racing at high speeds across Sodor was what really made this episode great. - DikkunDiniandTwiTheAwesomeLinx

27 Thomas Saves the Day

Someone had already posted this, and then it was gone?! This is my favourite because in this episode, Thomas gets his branch line

28 Steady Eddie
29 Dirty Objects
30 Trouble for Thomas

WHAT?! My 2nd favorite episode of Season 1 is only #10 on the best episodes ever list?! Well at least it's something. Very good episode, with a very good scene with Thomas and the Troublesome Trucks. - TheThomas5252

31 Percy's Ghostly Trick
32 Percy's Chocolate Crunch

My all time favorite episode

33 Time for Trouble
34 Tender Engines

I love this episode, Henry was funny.

35 Horrid Lorry

Great episode, one of the best from season 5, introduction to the Lorries and Butch too!

36 Thomas and the Firework Display
37 Donald and Douglas

Spite Douggie wad ye! Take that!

Luckily No One was hurt

38 Thomas and the Trucks

I've always loved the plot and the music in this episode. - FinnsWorld

Look out for the train!

39 Molly's Special Special
40 Excellent Emily

"She didn't feel like Excellent Emily anymore."
Because she isn't and never will be!

41 Thomas and Stepney
42 Thomas, Percy and the Post Train

This is the best Thomas episode ever made.
Thomas and Percy are the two best trains

43 Henry's Forest
44 James and the Red Balloon
45 Tickled Pink
46 Rusty Helps Peter Sam

Lame title, but an awesome crash scene!

47 Diesel's Ghostly Christmas

A great crossover of Thomas and A Christmas Carol. - FinnsWorld

48 Gordon Takes a Tumble
49 Steam Roller
50 Thomas, Percy, and the Dragon
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