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£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:

    • CraigS14
      Sunderland, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      If you're expecting magic then you'll be disappointed
      2 of 5 stars
      Friday, 19th October 2018
      Our party was 3 adults and a 3 year old. We booked tickets online as a group of 4 but the way seating is allocated is NUTS. This was in the VIP (whatever that means) area. The seating is difficult to... Read full review
    • stanislavLodz
      Trip Type:
      Stunning autumn colours and a nostalgic trip
      5 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 25th October 2018
      Travelling on the last Wednesday in October stunning autumnal woodland colours and a nostalgic trip through Weardale. We arrived early and had a 'poke' of chips and a pot of tea in the station cafe... Read full review
    • Ena-Bill
      Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Loved it!
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 28th October 2018
      We took the 1968 one-coach diesel to Bishop Auckland and waited there for 20 minutes just to come back again! It is a slow, genteel and very beautiful journey with a delightful ticket collector who... 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

    2019 (25 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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