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Brilliant

I had been looking forward to travelling on this line for a while and it didn’t disappoint !!! From... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
london_blue82
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London, United Kingdom
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A must visit.

What a day out, its a must. Visited Sat 15/09/2018. We went for a steam run. Check out the dates if... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Allen W
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Llangollen railway will re open on Saturday 11th of February 2017, please see our website for full timetable details
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The Station Abbey Road | The Station, Llangollen LL20 8SN, Wales
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I had been looking forward to travelling on this line for a while and it didn’t disappoint !!! From the moment you get there the staff are brilliant. I would like to mention that as we were getting a drink (Sunday 16th for the 1040)...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

What a day out, its a must. Visited Sat 15/09/2018. We went for a steam run. Check out the dates if you want a steam loco. Everything about the place is great. .The price, the views, the staff, just magic. The rover ticket, lets you...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went on the railway as it was raining. We got a return ticket for £16 which allowed us to get off at Carrog and walk to the “The Grouse Inn” pub and get a latter train this extended the day trip. Also from the...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 4 days ago

A trip worth taking. You can make this journey as short or long as you wish. Very well organised ( remember it's mainly volunteers) and reasonably priced. Beautiful scenery on trip and with the track extension 35 mins each way is ideal. Minor disappointment for...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took my train obsessed two year old son on the train today, friendly staff and very well maintained, would visit again.

Thank Haydn P
Reviewed 1 week ago

A delightful heritage steam railway, well worth a visit. Run by volunteer staff who are full of enthusiasm for this railway. Arrived early so had time for tea and cake whilst sitting on the platform and the Station Master kindly unlocked the signal box so...More

Thank Boatyman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here on a Thursday afternoon and just in time to get the last return steam train from Llangollen. Staff here were very friendly and helpful. We popped into the refreshment room on the platform for a hot drink while waiting for the train...More

Thank johnny-glen
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a day rover ticket which enables you to get of and on all day as we ere at a hotel near one of the stations. It is a lovely trip with fantastic views over the beautiful country side and the river Dee which...More

Thank Judith S
Reviewed 1 week ago

As we hadn't ridden on this railway for some years and as we had a train mad 21 month old grandson staying with us, we decided we had to pay a visit to this railway. As the Corwen end was nearer to our home I...More

Thank William N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Only managed to catch the last train from Llangollen and therefore had to do a return trip without any stopovers. Of course the steam train is quite fun, and so are the people manning it. My undetstanding is that they do it voluntarily. However I...More

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Liz M, General Manager at Llangollen Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback , we take it very seriously and will be investigating why the carriage was not clean

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Rob H
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Response from derrick m | Reviewed this property |
I did not have to exchange, just show it when asked.
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4 August 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
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