Seven Miles of Spectacular Scenery, to the foot of England's highest mountains.

Ravenglass & Eskdale

Steam Railway

Welcome to the Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway. Join us as we journey from Ravenglass, the only coastal village in the UNESCO World Heritage site, Lake District National Park. Travel across the estuary, through the hills, past seven request stops with a 1:40 gradient at times, en route to our final destination some seven miles up the line to Dalegarth for Boot Station. 

Please note that dogs are welcome to travel on the railway (small charge applies) and are also welcome in some of our buildings. 

 
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Museum
Museum

Take a step back in time and get hands on in the Railway Museum. Owned by the Railway Musuem Trust, entry is free but donations help to preserve history.

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Things To Do
Things to Do

There is plenty to do on your day out with us at the Railway. Take a look here to see the facilities we have as well as lots of things to do in the local area.

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Railway Fares & Information
Railway Fares and Information

Plan your day out with us here. View our daily timetable for all train departures from Ravenglass and Dalegarth stations, find out all about our fares and book your tickets. We also accept dogs, bicycles and wheelchairs on our trains.

Please note a single journey on the line takes approximately 40 minutes.

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Planning Your Visit
Planning Your Visit

Everything you need to know for your day out at the Railway is right here. Plan your visit and find out all about our facilities as well as things you can do in the local area. Find out about our Museum, Cafes, Play Area and much more.

Our access information is also available here with all the details about accessibility at the Railway.

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Self Catering
Self Catering

We have three self catering properties available to hire for your next holiday. Choose from a stay in Hilton Cottage or in one of our classic Pullman Coaches and all holiday goers in your party receive free travel on the Railway for the duration of your stay. 

Self catering holidays are for seven nights only and run from Saturday - Saturday. 

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