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Severn Valley Railway

1 Comberton Place, Kidderminster DY10 1QR, England
+44 1562 757900
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What a stunning day spent on the Severn valley railway today. Every station en route was... read more

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The SVR is one of the best heritage railways and our visit on a Saturday morning didn't disappoint... read more

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The Severn Valley Railway offers a fantastic heritage steam and diesel service between Kidderminster, Worcestershire and Bridgnorth Shropshire. We operate over 200 days a year and offer a perfect day out that includes a superb visitor centre at Highley Station called The Engine House.
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  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
1 Comberton Place, Kidderminster DY10 1QR, England
+44 1562 757900
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a stunning day spent on the Severn valley railway today. Every station en route was beautifully restored and cared for, with brilliant staff looking after you. We started at Bridgenorth, and called at Hampton loade, Highly, Alley, Bradley, and finally stopped at Kidderminster. A...More

Thank Mattyhempstead
Reviewed yesterday

The SVR is one of the best heritage railways and our visit on a Saturday morning didn't disappoint. Several locomotives in steam, plus a diesel or two. The Visitors Centre at Highley is a miniature version of the National Railway Museum at York - beautifully...More

Thank ALAN M
Reviewed 3 days ago

I stayed in a cottage in the village of Chelmarsh, near Bridgnorth and had a number of trips on the Severn Valeey Railway. I had been here before on a number of special occasions but now I got the chance to savour the line during...More

Thank Kaboskabouter
Reviewed 3 days ago

If you like steam trains, then take a trip on this one, conductor recommended travelling to Kidderminster, get the next train back, but get off at Bewdley, a short walk to the town for some lunch, then back to Highley for the Engine museum, this...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great trip on the Severn Valley Railway - the stations are well-kept and the scenery was lovely. We enjoyed going by the Zoo and seeing lots of animals, especially the elephants! Good value for money and a great day out

Thank Helen N
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely family day at this steam railway. We came on the last day of the Summer saver deal for families which was great value for money. It was a rainy day but this didn't deter us. It was nice to be on...More

Thank CazzaWestMids
Reviewed 1 week ago

We travelled on a Saturday in September and it wasn't as crowded as I'd expected so plenty of choice for seats. The staff seem friendly enough, and I didn't consider the return ticket price too bad as this is definitely one of the longest heritage...More

Thank martin531104
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful morning spent on the Severn Valley Railway. Lovely scenery and a most enjoyable journey, each station is kept to impeccable standards and great pride is taken by these wonderful volunteers who make the journey more enjoyable. Well worth a visit for both young and...More

Thank daulbyfamily
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Trip on SVR for afternoon tea which was lovely. Food good and staff very pleasant and attentive. Well worth a visit

Thank angleseywi
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited friends in Warwick last wek and they suggested we spend Sunday on the Severn Valley Railway. We had a superb day and went up and down the line several times and stopped at Highley for lunch and a visit to the static displays...More

Thank JonathanSuch2013
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2 August 2017|
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Response from Zenawio |
Hi Lazzy-Mou30 Well, I'll be honest, the strong gusts of wind are the least of your problems. It's the flying badgers you want to watch out for! 😵 From personal experience, more experienced rail travellers would describe... More
14 January 2017|
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Response from pilotwoo | Reviewed this property |
At bridgenorth there is parking for larger vehicles on the slope up to the station. Get there early though as it's limited.
27 November 2016|
Response from Peter A | Reviewed this property |
You need to contact the Severn Valley railway directly on their web site or by phoning them, but you may find it sold out now