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Londonderry - Coleraine Railway

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Address: Northern Ireland | Duke Street, Derry, Northern Ireland
Phone Number: 44-28-7134-2228

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Derry/Coleraine Train

One of the most scenic routes by train in Ireland. Train usually on time,comfortable and warm and peaceful.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
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Derry, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

One of the most scenic routes by train in Ireland. Train usually on time,comfortable and warm and peaceful.

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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84 reviews 84 reviews
27 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

If it's good enough for Michael Palin, then it's good enough for me! Unfortunately the weather interfered with the views on the way to Derry but, on the way back, wow, what a load of outstanding scenery! Especially as the rain had made loads of waterfalls, too. Train is warm and punctual, so well worth the trip!

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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74 reviews 74 reviews
8 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

We visited Derry for the day with the kids and grandparents. The trip on the train was warm, comfortable and some really good views. The train was on time both ways offering free wifi too. The kids loved it and with a free bus ride in to the city, what's not to like.

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Ireland
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48 reviews 48 reviews
17 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

First time ever to Derry by train. Leisure trip, most enjoyable, great views of the coast. Loved the free bus shuttle from the station to Foyle street depot and the return was equally good. there is a locker service at bus station for luggage for a nominal fee.

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Larbert, United Kingdom
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86 reviews 86 reviews
22 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We missed most of the scenic views as we were moved by bus due to rail works. Just a wee scenic train journey with refurbishment works being carried out at the Waterside Station

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bucks
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68 reviews 68 reviews
24 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We had read a lot about this rail journey and wondered if it could possibly be that good - well, it was even better ! Took the busy train from Coleraine, which then made its way to Derry along the beautiful coastline. We had planned to take the car, but the rail fare is great value and this journey is... More 

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Chatham, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

I visited in August with my family as part of our summer holiday. The views are wonderful and it's unlike any train I've ever been on. The staff are very friendly and it's good value for money, especially when travelling with a family. I will definitely be recommending and will hopefully return again soon.

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Portstewart, United Kingdom
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57 reviews 57 reviews
14 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Justly praised as a journey of special scenic interest. Advice: sit one side of the carriage on outward journey, and the other side coming back. And now tyhe track is relaid it is a smooth and comfortable ride.

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Coleraine, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

train journey very good stunning views comfortable trip good connections for onward journey helpful staff

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Northern Ireland
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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We travel this section of the railway as part of our journey from Belfast to Londonderry once a year. We don't have trains where we live and love to have a relaxing journey gazing out at the passing scenery....it is just wonderful.

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