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Avon Valley Railway - Bristol

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Avon Valley Railway provides a fun outing for all the family. Climb aboard one of the Steam or Diesel trains and enjoy spectacular views on a 6 mile round trip through the Avon Valley. The lovingly restored locomotives run from Bitton station on specific days (see website for details). Before or after your trip there's much to see and do. Browse for souvenirs, toys and memorabilia in the Station Shop situated in the old Ladies Waiting Room. Explore the station site for treasures such as locomotives, carriages and wagons all in various stages of restoration and discover railway artifacts and posters in the old Booking Hall. After all this you are bound to have worked up an appetite so enjoy refreshments, home made cakes, snacks or a full meal in the Station Buffet located in a British Railways Mark I carriage.


Entrance to the station is free

Normal Steam Day Fares:

• Adults: £7.00

• Over 60s: £6.00

• Children (5-14 yrs): £5.50

• Infants (Under 5 yrs): Free

• Family (2 Adults + 4 Children): £19.50

Normal Diesel Day Fares:

• Adults: £6.50

• Over 60s: £5.50

• Children (5-14 yrs): £5.00

• Infants (Under 5 yrs): Free

Family (2 Adults + 4 Children): £18.00

Special Offer until 23rd November 2013

All Day Family Ticket for 2 Adults and 2 children

Price £10

Please print this voucher and present it at the booking office to receive your discount. Please note that trains do not operate every day. The offer is valid for all Steam and Diesel services excluding Timetable C - consult the website or phone 01179 325 538 for details

Special Events:

Special events at Avon Valley Railway include: Murder Mystery Evenings, Curry Evenings, Evening Pie and Pint Specials, Evening Fish'n Chips Specials, Beer festivals, Santa Specials and much more.

Driver Courses:

Half and full day Driver Experience Courses available on selected dates

Rail and River Trips (groups):

This extra special day trip for groups comprises a boat trip around Bristol's historic Harbourside with Avon River Cruises and a steam train journey on the Avon Valley Railway. A cream tea will be served on the train.

Children's Parties:

For a party with a difference take a trip on one of the train carriages from the1950s. The two-hour session includes two return trips on the train. You may like to decorate the train with banners and/or balloons and you can either bring your own food and drink or pre- order it from the Station Buffet. Advance booking is required with a £50 deposit.

Please click on the website to see dates and prices for all the above special events.


Outdoor seating including a lawn area


Free Parking.

Toilets including disabled toilets

Disabled Access: The site is accessible by wheelchair.

Station Buffet


Avon Valley Railway

Avon Valley Railway

Address: Bitton Station Bath Road Bitton Bristol , Bristol, BS30 6HD View Larger Map

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