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West Somerset Railway The Railway Station, Minehead, Somerset



Opening Times

Open daily from April until October. Selected dates also operated. Please see our website for the timetable on the days you wish to travel.


01643 704996

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Enjoy a marvellous day family day out through twenty miles of fabulous Somerset coast and countryside.

The West Somerset Railway is Britain's longest Standard gauge steam Railway running from Bishops Lydeard (three miles from Taunton and the M5) to Minehead on the Exmoor coast.
Stop at any of our ten stations and take in the sites and sounds of yester-year.


For a Day Rover Ticket allowing complete freedom of the line for the day: Adults £15.60, Seniors £14.20, Children (5 - 15) £7.80. A family ticket valid for two adults and up to four children £43.00. Children under five travel free!


Cafe at Bishops Lydeard, Minehead. Tea rooms at Crowcombe Heathfield, Stogumber and Williton. There are buffet cars and toilets on most trains. Free parking at Bishops Lydeard, Pay and display at Watchet and Minehead. Gift shops at Bishops Lydeard, Watchet and Minehead.

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