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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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One of the Best Train Journeys you can take in the UK

Must-do activity in the North West. Breathtaking journey along the banks of Lough Foyle, past the beautiful beaches and threw the tunnels near Downhill. Take the train all the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 15, 2015
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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Must-do activity in the North West. Breathtaking journey along the banks of Lough Foyle, past the beautiful beaches and threw the tunnels near Downhill. Take the train all the way to Portrush if you can!!

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Used this service with my husband travelling from Belfast to Derry .The journey takes over two hours and I was surprised to find that there is no meal/beverage service so anyone travelling needs to be prepared for this .Possibly the positive side to this was that the carriages were extremely clean unlike the Enterprise the cross border train which we... More 

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Strabane, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Will try and keep this brief ..Train itself and journey is excellent .Journey fast and train very clean and tidy . Prices are quite good with day returns etc . Where it falls down for me is in two areas .Staff unfriendly and unhelpful .They can barely speak at the ticket kiosk .Waiting outside this guy comes up and asks... More 

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13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

This is a very easy railway to use and a beautiful trip. I didn't find much to do in Coleraine, though. It was fun to just take the train somewhere!

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Derry, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 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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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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Address: Northern Ireland | Duke Street, Derry, Northern Ireland
Phone Number: 44-28-7134-2228
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Londonderry  >  Derry

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