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Weardale Railway

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Stanhope Station
Station Road
County Durham
DL13 2YS

Tel: +44 01388 526203

: 07719 757755

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Weardale Railway

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult single£8.00 per ticket type
Child single£5.00 per ticket type
Children 4 and underFree
Family (2+3) return£36.00 per ticket type
Senior single£7.00 per ticket type

Return Tickets: Adults £14, Child £8, Senior £12; Full Line Day Rover Tickets: Adults £16, Child £10, Senior £14, Family £40



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    Recent Reviews:

    • Sylvia C
      Holmrook, United Kingdom
      Heritage Weekend
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 2nd May 2018
      The weekend we picked for our visit turned out to be a Heritage Event. Unfortunately the steam train was in for refurbishment, but the vintage diesel train kept us happy. We travelled down the line... Read full review
    • BethanySanderson
      Trip Type:
      Solo travel
      Amazing time
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 30th April 2018
      Last december we had booked up to see The Polar Express, and it was fantastic! We even went in our PJ's for the full experience 😊. The cast were incredible actors/actresses and the dancing was... Read full review
    • RSPBjosh
      Blackpool, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Solo travel
      Lovely day out
      4 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 29th April 2018
      I came here just purely on the spur of the moment. Lovely little cafe was the first stop with excellent bacon butties and pots of tea- always a good way to start any day out! Tickets are £14 pound... Read full review



    • Access Statement - Please see below

    Parking & Transport

    • Car parking
    • On site parking - Free parking at all 3 stations, but limited parking at Frosterley.


    • On-Site café/restaurant

    Provider Facilities

    • Dogs Accepted - dogs accepted on trains

    Group Travel

    • Out of Hours Visits

    Access Information

    Opening Times

    2018 (25 Mar 2018 - 31 Oct 2018)

    * Please check website for dates and times before travelling. Special Christmas services available. Additional services during school holidays. Extra trains Wed, Thu, Sat, Sun from 20 Jul to 31 Aug please contact station for further information during this period. Cafe open Thu-Sun, 10:30-16:30.

    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

    Nearest major road is A68. Leave the A68 at Harperley roundabout, jct with the A689 Crook-Wolsingham road, by travelling west along the A689 and park at Wolsingham Station (4 miles) or Stanhope Station (10 miles) to catch a train.

    Public Transport Directions

    Nearest main line station is Darlington Bank Top Station, with connections via Darlington North Road Station, along the Bishop Auckland branch line to Bishop Auckland Station, the eventual eastern terminus of the Weardale Railway. Weardale Motors service 101 from Bishop Auckland bus station to Wolsingham or Stanhope.

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