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20 April 2024 15:00 departure Alston to Slaggyford return

April 20 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Free – £16.00

Come for a day out on the South Tynedale Railway and take a leisurely ride through our lovely South Tyne valley in the North Pennines National Landscape, on a train hauled by one of our heritage locomotives.*

You can pre book Rover tickets below or buy your ticket on the day of travel.

Your Rover ticket entitles you to travel all day and access to our mezzanine viewing gallery above the engineering workshop.

Registered ** carers travel half price, please buy your tickets on the day of travel.

One way and Station Hopper tickets are only available from the ticket office at Alston or the Little Buffet car at Slaggyford.

Tickets for travel from Slaggyford may be purchased on the day of travel from the Little Buffet Car.


  • Adult Rover (aged 18 and over)                                                            £16
  • Child Rover (aged 3 and over)                                                                £8
  • Infant Rover (aged 2 and under)                                                           FREE
  • Adult ***wheelchair space                                                                        £16
  • Registered ** carer (please purchase on the day of travel)   £8
  • Dog                                                                                                                         FREE
  • Cycles (subject to space), please buy on the day of travel    £1
  • One way journeys, station hoppers and travel from Slaggyford: please purchase on the day of travel from either Alston station or the Little Buffet Car at Slaggyford station.

*We aim to run steam locos at weekends and bank holidays but this can be subject to last minute change. We run diesel and electric locos during the week.

**Please bring proof of registration on the day of travel

***If you need space for a child’s wheelchair, please let us know by emailing





April 20
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Free – £16.00
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The Railway Station
Alston, Cumbria CA9 3JB United Kingdom
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01434 338214


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