Vale of Rheidol Railway

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    Travelling on the Vale of Rheidol Railway is the finest way to see the stunning Rheidol Valley. Opened in 1902, the railway has been delighting passengers young and old for over a century. From the comfort of your carriage you can watch the scenery passing by and see the countryside change, birds of prey are regularly seen soaring high above the valley floor and breathtaking views can be enjoyed by all.

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    Vale of Rheidol Railway

    Park Ave, Aberystwyth SY23 1PG


    • Halloween Ghost Train





      Halloween Ghost Train


      Dare you take a ride on the Ghost Train? 

      Join us for a frightfully good trip up the Rheidol Valley! Watch out for things that go bump in the night! 

      Train departs Aberystwyth at 6:00pm returning into Aberystwyth at 9:00pm. 

      A Halloween feast will be served at Devil's Bridge station (included in the price) 

      Feel free to dress up! There will be a prize awarded to the best children's costume. 

      Advanced booking is essential to avoid disappointment. Please note it is only possible to join the Ghost Train from Aberystwyth station. 

      book for 31st October.

       book for 1st November.

    • Santa Train





      Santa Train


      Join Santa and his helpers for some festive fun at the Vale of Rheidol Railway this Christmas with Santa Special services departing from our station at Aberystwyth. Santa Specials are perfect for families with young children. A blast of the whistle and the hiss of steam and you're away for a ride along the scenic Rheidol Valley.