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£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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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

3.5 of 5 stars
    • Excellent
      225
    • Very Good
      106
    • Average
      35
    • Poor
      33
    • Terrible
      84

    Recent Reviews:

    • Kathleen S
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Disappointed.
      2 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 17th July 2019
      First of all train had awful smell,good have done with a good clean especially the windows ,you couldn't see out they were that dirty. A hosing down would have done it.the person picking up... Read full review
    • holidaymanWashington
      Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Relaxation in a Bubble!
      4 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 17th July 2019
      We fancied a jaunt and as it is six years since we went on the railway, we thought it was high time we went back. We parked at the station in Stanhope, which was quite busy and only had two disabled... Read full review
    • MarOConn
      Sunderland, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Afternoon Tea Train
      5 of 5 stars
      Friday, 19th July 2019
      Along with several other groups we went on the afternoon tea train on Sunday and after seeing other reviews I just had to say how different I found the experience. Firstly the catering was lovely... 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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