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Severn Valley Railway

1 Comberton Place, Kidderminster DY10 1QR, England
+44 1562 757900
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Not open in October for some reason??

Why? Why not open during October? Seems pointless to me, really disappointed as there seems no... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Russell O
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steam down the valley on a windy auturm day

TA readers know that i if their is a steam railway near to where im staying, then I will be... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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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

Why? Why not open during October? Seems pointless to me, really disappointed as there seems no logical reason to close at this time of year.

Thank Russell O
Reviewed yesterday

TA readers know that i if their is a steam railway near to where im staying, then I will be visiting. the last time i travelled on this railway it was back in the early 80s, so i felt it time for a return visit....More

Thank OdieUK
Reviewed 4 days ago

My personal family background is one of railway engineers and employees. So it runs in the family. It has, in fact, for almost a hundred years. No wonder we felt tempted to ride on the Severn Valley Railway from Kidderminster all the way up to...More

1  Thank Ulrich K
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Recently visited the railway for their Autumn Steam Gala. Everything you need from a heritage railway from excellent food and drink (particularly the King & Castle on Kidderminster station) to extremely friendly volunteers. Have to give extra credit to the volunteers on the Saturday night...More

Thank IanWilloughby
Reviewed 1 week ago

Severn Valley Railway Three Course Sunday Lunch plus wine and coffee. Very relaxing, step back in time for a very good lunch with very good service. I thought the whole train journey with the Dinner far exceeded what I expected. A very good day out...More

Thank Pete W
Reviewed 1 week ago

looked forward to this trip for a family of 4 and 2 OAPS £95 total for all and 3 of us had to stand the whole journey back from Bridgenorth to Kiddiminster considering how much we spent we did expect to be able to sit...More

Thank 77Rach77
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took our grandson to see peppa pig at the SVR, it was a well organised and fun day out for him.We have been on several different themed days at the SVR and they have all been very good.

Thank G_EvansWales
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the railway on the last day when various steam engines were visiting then used our Freedom of the Line day passes the next day. There is lots to see whether young or old, a railway enthusiast or not. We travelled the length of...More

Thank 14darrelljm
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is once again a credit to those people who run these railways. We had a lovely day when we used it and it was very busy. There is a cafe and a museum to visit as well. The staff on the train were really...More

Thank Annie P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took our mother in law here for a birthday day out we went to both ends of track and had a meal in bridgenorth and spent the ehole day on the attraction eell worth a visit

Thank Andrew R
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1 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