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South Devon Railway

South Devon Railway

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Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£15.00 per ticket
Child 3-15 years£9.00 per ticket
Dogs£1.00 per ticket
Family£43.00 per ticket
Senior Citizen£14.00 per ticket
Under 3sFree

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Excellent
    866
  • Very Good
    302
  • Average
    51
  • Poor
    15
  • Terrible
    20

Recent Reviews:

  • millipus
    all aboard!
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 31st December 2019
    Took our grandchildren on the Santa Train in December and it was wonderful. All the helpers (magician, twin girls playing guitar and singing, Santa himself, Mrs Santa ) were all great. The children... Read full review
  • fionat991
    English Riviera, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    EXCELLENT BREAKFAST
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 15th January 2020
    Just had yet another fantastic breakfast, beautifully cooked, one of the best restaurants you could ever visit, good food and plenty of it at a very reasonable price Read full review
  • AlanandJulia
    Wonderful day out beside the River Dart
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 23rd January 2020
    We found Buckfastleigh station easily from the A38 and parking plentiful. We arrived around lunchtime and enjoyed a picnic opposite the station on one of the many tables provided whilst watching the... Read full review

Facilities

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant
  • Picnic Site

Establishment Features

  • Dogs Accepted
  • Free car parking
  • On-site coach parking
  • Shop
  • Toilets

Key Features

  • In countryside
  • No Smoking Attraction
  • Outdoor Attraction

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed towards families

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted - Essential to prebook.

Video

  • Santa by Steam

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Buckfastleigh station, where there is ample car parking is on the A38, midway between Exeter and Plymouth.

Public Transport Directions

Rail - Totnes national rail station is a less than 500 yard walk from our station at Totnes. Bus to Buckfastleigh - 88, X38, buses stop at Buckfastleigh station. Bus to Totnes - 88, X64, X80/81, 164, 606 buses stop at Totnes mainline station.

The Station, Dart Bridge Road, Buckfastleigh, Devon, TQ11 0DZ

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Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)

* Special timetables run at certain times of year. Santa-by-Steam trains run in December, with further trains over the new year period. See the website for more details.

Awards

  • Devon TourismDevon's Top Attractions Quality Stamp Devon's Top Attractions Quality Stamp 2017

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