We do not operate trains to either Lynton or Barnstaple. The rail service to these two destinations is currently suspended pending reconstruction of the railway.
You board your train - comprised of restored heritage carriages - at Woody Bay Station, and travel to Killington Lane and back on a two-mile round trip behind a narrow-gauge steam locomotive. The complete trip lasts about 25 minutes. Tickets are valid all day so you can ride as many times as you like. Return anytime within 28 days and travel all day at half-price
Advance booking is not required
The railway operates nearly every day (with just a few exceptions) from late March to early November; and Santa Specials and Mince Pie Specials run during December.
From June 29th through to Sept 13th: First Train 10:45. Last Train: 16:30.
All other Months (apart from December) the last train is at 16:00
For December train times see Winter/Santa Timetable.
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Disclaimer: The times stated in the timetable are so far as circumstances permit, the times that trains will depart from the named stations, but their departure at the times stated is not guaranteed nor will the Lynton & Barnstaple Railway under any circumstances be held responsible for any delay or detention, howsoever occasioned, or any consequences arising there from. The right to alter, suspend or cancel the running of any train or to substitute a diesel loco for steam is reserved.
Dogs on trains: We welcome well behaved dogs and their owners on our trains and dogs may travel FREE provided that their owners have purchased a ticket and other passengers do not object. We only ask that for reasons of hygiene dogs are not allowed on the seats or in 1st Class.
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