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Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway

Cheltenham GL50 4SH, England
+44 1242 621405
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Great special day with Thomas the Tank Engine and Friends

This was a special day with Thomas the Tank engine and we planned to take out grand daughter who... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
D C
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Lovely trip down memory lane

Visited here on a hot day starting at Toddington and took an all day rover ticket enabling... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
EborWarwickshire_UK
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Warwickshire, UK
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The Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway is a 13 mile steam and diesel heritage railway in the beautiful English Cotswolds. Visit the GWR stations at Toddington (postcode GL54 5DT), Winchcombe (GL54 5LD), or Cheltenham Race Course (GL50 4SH). Free Parking, and there is so much to do in addition to riding on the heritage trains. There are authentic Great Western Railway stations and well-stocked shops. Catering options include the buffet car on the train, the Flag & Whistle Restaurant at Toddington Station and the 1950s themed Coffee Pot cafe at Winchcombe Station. There is a model railway coach and the Discovery Coach at Winchcombe Station, whilst at Toddington there is a self-guided heritage trail, a children’s play area, a have-a-go signalbox and a locomotive yard viewing area. Check out our website to see the operating days, the train times and the range of this year's special events, both for enthusiasts and for children.
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Cheltenham GL50 4SH, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was a special day with Thomas the Tank engine and we planned to take out grand daughter who was very excited at the prospect and she was not disappointed. It was a fantastic day with plenty to do, plenty of trains to see and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here on a hot day starting at Toddington and took an all day rover ticket enabling unlimited travel through the day. We went down to Cheltenham race course, which was a little disappointing as there is little there and a distance to catch a...More

2  Thank EborWarwickshire_UK
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellently run Steam Railway. We boarded at Cheltenham Racecourse and went to Winchcombe. Winchcombe is a lovely small Cotswold town, and just a short walk to Sudeley Castle. The staff are friendly, and the station cafe at Winchcombe is delightful. Ticket prices are very reasonable,...More

1  Thank GSB11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Got the train from Cheltenham racecourse.. had a very relaxed day . Staff super friendly & helpful . Great way to spend a day ..highly recommend it great for children too .

1  Thank Judith S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Travelled from Cheltenham on Steam and stopped at Winchcombe where the cafe was sooo good. The gents serving were friendly and absolutely fantastic, a really good value light lunch. Teapot refilled if required and sumptuous homemade cake! From here we boarded the Rail car, conductor...More

1  Thank Hamilton7890
Reviewed 1 week ago

Last Sunday saw us take a return journey on a wonderful steam train from Cheltenham to Toddington on a beautiful sunny day which allowed us to soak up the views of the countryside. Nice lunch at the station tea room at Toddington. Would certainly recommend...More

1  Thank rmackenzie1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Started from Cheltenham Racecourse Station and went to Teddington and back by steam. Very nice volunteers. I suppose if I had a comment, then they really need a handrail at the racecourse station as the hill up is very steep and older people will struggle....More

1  Thank PropertyGuru
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful experience on this railway with beautiful countryside and lovely stations, very pretty garden centre at the last stop with time to have a good look round the station and enjoy a coffee. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Christine O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a journey ,we were pulled by a great western tank built in 1919,through delightful countryside.. We were able to enjoy a drink with other guests brought to our table by d gentleman who was a volunteer and had worked on the railway for some...More

1  Thank peterharvey492017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great day out for our 4 yr old grandson Loved the trains & the facilities at the stations along the line. Good value. Also easy parking at Cheltenham Racecourse

1  Thank Dave M
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Mitzy B
we r coming down to stay with friends, on 8 august this year, how do we get a train ride?
20 April 2017|
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Response from Mark S | Reviewed this property |
Turn up and buy a ticket, it's as simple as that! If you want specific info check out their website
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Mavis F
How and where to purchase tickets for train ride only?
27 February 2017|
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Response from GWRailway | Property representative |
Hi Mavis - apologies for the delay in replying. You can buy All Day Rover tickets online via our website. These are valid for any normal operating day (excluding special events such as Galas, Santa Specials and Fish and Chip... More
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Mavis F
How to purchase tickets
27 February 2017|
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Response from Sue H | Reviewed this property |
Online, call them or at station they are very helpful!
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