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West Somerset Railway

The Railway Station
Bishops Lydeard

01643 704996
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The 11.05 from Bishops Lydeard will now be a diesel due to operational reasons.
Loco update Saturday 19/08/2017. 53808 and 53809 in service. 44422 now repaired and available at MD as back-up...
The 11.05 Bishops Lydeard service today will be diesel hauled in a change to our published timetable.
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Opening Times

Open all year

Open days depend upon train timetable, please visit the West Somerset Railway's website for up-to-date details


Various fares apply depending on length of journey. Tickets are sold for adults, seniors, children, concessions and families. Group tickets also available for parties of 16 or more.

Single ticket: from £3.80
Return ticket: from £5.60
Rover ticket: from £17.00

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Visit the Gauge Museum and take a journey of discovery through more than 500 artefacts including drawings, books, photographs and models.

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The beautifully restored Great Western Railway first class sleeping car built in 1897.

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The Railway offers visits for schools and adult groups, including an 'Evacuee Special' for schools studying WWII. Please contact the Railway for more information.


The Railway can assist researchers with enquiries. Please contact the Railway for more information.

Commercial Hire & Services

The West Somerset Railway offers carriage hire and full train hire for private and business use. To enquire about using the Railway for your event, please contact the Railway directly.