Weardale Railway

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Stanhope Station
Station Road
Stanhope
County Durham
DL13 2YS

Tel: +44 01388 526203

Tel: 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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    • Average
      35
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    • Terrible
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    Recent Reviews:

    • sarahlN2540EO
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Absolutely disappointing experience
      1 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 18th December 2018
      We visited here my sister and friend and our 5 children, the story wasn’t loud enough for us to hear, the elf with the book was at the other end of the carriage so we had no idea what was going on... Read full review
    • Amy M
      Trip Type:
      Family
      train to christmas town
      1 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 22nd December 2018
      Total waste of money. paid £80 for me and my 6 year old. the elves danced too 2 songs then passed out hot chocolate and a cookie. arrived at christmas town which was a wooden cut out. eleves played 2... Read full review
    • GAnnis2016
      Trip Type:
      Family
      ABSOLUTLY FANTASTIC FOR ALL AGES
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 23rd December 2018
      we were a party of 10 and a baby (10 months old). ages ranged from 60 to 10months. and this was fantastic on all levels to suit every age. especially the children. we were nervous about being sat... 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

    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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