The Swanage Railway is a heritage railway running through six miles of beautiful Purbeck countryside from Norden Park & Ride to Corfe Castle and Swanage.
The Railway is open every weekend of the year, plus during the week from the end of March to the beginning of November. Santa Specials run during December. Check the website for opening times.
- Green Awards Green Tourism Business Scheme (Bronze) 2013
- Visit England Quality Assured Visitor Attraction 2013
- Regional and Miscellaneous Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence 2014
- South West Tourism Jurassic Coast Quality Business Scheme - 2012 2012
|Opening Times and dates vary - please see timetable or call for details. (01/01/2014 - 31/12/2014)|
* Times and dates vary - please see timetable on www.swanagerailway.co.uk, or call for details.
|Ticket Type||Ticket Tariff|
|Adult Return||£11.50 per ticket|
|Child Return||£7.00 per ticket|
|Family Return (2 adults and 3 children or 1 adult and 4 children)||£32.00 per ticket|
|Under 3's travel free||Free|
Ticket prices vary according to journey and time of day - Visit: www.swanagerailway.co.uk
If you live within the Purbeck District Council area, you are entitled to 50% off all fares on regularly scheduled services with the Residents Discount Card. These exclude Santa Specials, Dining Trains and most Special Events.
If you are aged 60 or over, you are entitled to 25% off all fares on regularly scheduled services with the Swanage Railway Senior Saver Card. Exclusions are The Wessex Belle, Yellow Timetable trains during July and August and certain Special Events.
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