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Llangollen Railway
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Llangollen railway will re open on Saturday 11th of February 2017, please see our website for full timetable details
The Station Abbey Road | The Station, Llangollen LL20 8SN, Wales
+44 1978 860979
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Reviewed yesterday

Went on the Santa Special yesterday 15/12/18 - with family, although the weather was bleak, the train ride more than made up for it. The staff were welcoming in dire weather conditions on station platform and kept us in touch with what was going on...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank pippin321
Reviewed 6 days ago

great experience good helpful ftiendly staff getting better all the time nice bar and food facilaties

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Roger W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well organised by friendly volunteers. Children thoroughly enjoyed the trip and presents even though the santa did not resemble the stereotypical father Christmas.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Paul S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing afternoon on the Santa Special; best value for money for a very long time. All the staff were amazing and the carriages were clean and warm despite the bitterly cold weather. Santa played a great part as you would expect with each child getting...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank SMTM1952
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We got married here in September, everything was perfect, lovely ceremony followed by a steam train ride, all the staff were friendly, and made the day perfect. Very easy to arrange. Thank you for our special day

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sarah c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We travelled on the railway on 29th October, my partner and I and our 2 dogs. The setting for the railway is beautiful with views of the River running alongside the track for most of the journey. We had a snack at the cafe on...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Jackie k
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not open but my is it unique and pretty. Visited last weekend!!! Looked enjoyable and very unique!!!!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AlwaysHonestSam89
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited one morning during the October half term as our 4 year old Son loves steam trains. We bought tickets for a round trip and we enjoyed every minute of this scenic route which follows the river. We even got to sit in first...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank KandJWarwickshire
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

We had a family day out visting llangollen and llangollen railway were we travelled from llangollen to corwen 10 miles and back to llangollen some very beautiful views its what family memories are made for we will come back here very soon keep up good...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank thomas3600
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

This is a beautifully preserved and well run piece of history.We could choose between steam,diesel or vintage trains.The vintage train was truly unique with seperate passenger carriages.We got off at the last stop and went for a drink in the local pub.Just enough time before...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Response from Liz M | Property representative |
takes 1 hour 45 mins for a round trip but it depends how long you want to spend at the falls as to how long it will take