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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    • Average
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    Recent Reviews:

    • Lynda W
      Guisborough, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Very disappointing trip Christmas 2017 - 'Train to Christmas Town'.
      1 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 6th September 2018
      I really believed this event wouldn't take place again this year as it was an awful experience and not worth the money. As it is now being advertised I felt I had to do this belated review from a... Read full review
    • Ibis_user
      UK
      Good value, lovely scenery, and friendly volunteer staff
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 28th August 2018
      Travelled from Bishop Auckland West (not to be confused with Bishop Auckland national rail station) to Stanhope and return in a 1958 heritage single diesel railcar. Wonderful views through the large... Read full review
    • Paul C
      Billingham, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Great journey.
      4 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 8th August 2018
      We have been on many preserved railways and this has to be one of the best. The countryside is beautiful and the ticket prices very reasonable. Good luck to them. 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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