Do you want to find out more about a day out at the Railway? All of the information you will need to plan your visit to us can be found on this page. View our timetable and book your tickets online or check out our 2017 events programme. Find out all about our facilities, access information and things to do for families. Planning a party or group trip? All of our group information can be found here too.
Let the kids burn off some steam! We have secure play areas located at both Ravenglass and Dalegarth Stations where your children can play safely.
The La'al Ratty Kids' Club is a special club for children who love the Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway and our watervole Stationmaster, Ratty.
Here you will find all of the information you need for a day out with your family, including things to do for your children and handy tips for you!
There is lots to do on a day out at the Railway! Explore the Eskdale Valley on foot or two wheels and take a step back in time in the Railway Museum. Whether it be at our main Stations or in the surrounding area, we are sure you will find plenty to do on your day out with us.
Our own on site cafés bake their own cakes, pies and pasties on the premises. Daily specials, breakfast choice, lighter bites and takeaway options.
Newly refurbished, step back in time and get hands on in the Museum. Owned by the Railway Musuem Trust, entry is free but donations help to preserve history.
The valley of Eskdale and its surrounding areas provide some of the best and most scenic walking routes within the Lake District National Park.
Accessible facilities including wheelchair carriages (pre book) and level access to all indoor areas. Please view our full access statement and gallery.
Located in the Western part of the Lake District National Park we have two main entry stations: Ravenglass to the South and Dalegarth for Boot to the North.
Dogs are welcome on the train for a small charge. Look out for the 'Paws for a While' water stops outside and lots of great walkies from the stations.
Choose to extend your visit to us with a break at our Ravenglass Station. There are three self catering properties available to hire. Each property sleeps up to six persons and are ideally situated overlooking the line, bringing new meaning to the term 'railway sleeper'. Free travel on the railway for all self catering guests too!Find out more
Here at the Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway we cater for groups of all sizes. Whether it be a birthday party, educational visit or an organised group trip we have you covered! We have lots of various options to ensure that your group has a memorable day out with us,
We guarantee a great educational day out with our Railway fitting into many themes including landscape, heritage trails, conservation, geology and Roman history.
Christmas is a very special time for us at the Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway and we have some fantastic festive experiences to get groups into the spirit of the season.
We welcome groups (10 or more persons) to the Railway and have a wide variety of itineraries available to complete your group day out in the Lake District.