Weardale Railway

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Stanhope Station
Station Road
County Durham
DL13 2YS

Tel: +44 01388 526203

Tel: 07719 757755

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Weardale Railway

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult single£9.00 per ticket type
Child single£6.00 per ticket type
Children 4 and underFree
Family (2+3) return£41.00 per ticket type
Senior single£8.00 per ticket type

Return Tickets: Adults £16, Child £9, Senior £14; Full Line Day Rover Tickets: Adults £24, Child £14, Senior £20, Family £48



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    Recent Reviews:

    • TONY W
      Great Torrington, United Kingdom
      Beautifully Restored Railcar
      4 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 5th October 2019
      Travelled in the single diesel railcar. Its in very good condition inside and outside with very comfortable seating. Very good views if looking from behind the driver on the journey to Bishop... Read full review
    • Shop356
      3 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 9th October 2019
      vey dissapointed as no veiw from train we seemed to be sitting on the side that just brished by trees and shrubs and i was expecting to see far more of the amazing scenery of weardale service good... Read full review
    • Simon K
      Trip Type:
      Train to Christmas town
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 5th November 2019
      What a experience for adults and children very well organised and all staff really get involved not to expensive either and anyone not been before should go this year as I have heard it’s back and on... Read full review



    • Access Statement - Please see below


    • 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)
    2019 (1 Mar 2019 - 31 Oct 2019)

    * 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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