Weardale Railway

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Stanhope Station
Station Road
Stanhope
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:

    • John L
      Gateshead, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Solo travel
      Weardale Railway is extended to Bishop Auckland
      4 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 12th July 2018
      The Weardale Railway is a Heritage Railway running from the Town of Bishop Auckland to Stanhope, County Durham. It passes through several scenic towns and villages. Services have recently resumed the... Read full review
    • Mrs R L
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Railtrip
      5 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 12th July 2018
      Great trip the wear dale line from Stanhope to bishop Auckland and return lovely friendly staff and helpful couldn't do enough for us Read full review
    • Jude G
      Shipley, United Kingdom
      Train to Christmas Town
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 24th June 2018
      Had a great time on the train to christmas town, well organised, great staff and great fun. Loved being n PJ’s and the kids loved it, even the husband had a smile n his face! Read full review

    Facilities

    Accessibility

    • Access Statement - Please see below

    Catering

    • On-Site café/restaurant

    Group Travel

    • Out of Hours Visits

    Parking & Transport

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

    Provider Facilities

    • Dogs Accepted - dogs accepted on trains

    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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