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Address: Swanage BH19 1HB, England
Phone Number: +44 1929 425800
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The Swanage Railway provides an ideal way to get to the beach without the...

The Swanage Railway provides an ideal way to get to the beach without the need to park in Swanage. Simply leave your car at the Norden Park and Ride, which is conveniently located just off the A351 north of Corfe Castle, and start your holiday early!

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$30*
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Steam Train & Sea Cruise Adventure including the Jurassic Coast from Poole

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Lovely journey in old carriages pulled by steam loco, but think it was overpriced. £35.00 for family ticket go on a 20min ride

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Andy F
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Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
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Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Lovely journey in old carriages pulled by steam loco, but think it was overpriced. £35.00 for family ticket go on a 20min ride

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Thank Andy F
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We bought the cheap evening train tickets and took a ride from Corfe castle to Swanage. Tickets were less than half price and you can travel to whatever stations you want on the line. We went to Swanage? Had dinner and then got the train back to Corfe castle-well recomended.

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Thank Colin H
Hampshire UK
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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We went from Swanage to Corfe on the steam railway - cost about £30 return for four - very good value. No hassle trains three an hour and plenty of room and it was quite busy. Lovely to stand on the bridge at Corfe waiting for the steam train to go underneath us .... fab trip

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Thank beenthereHampshireUK
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

What a fantastic trip to Corfe Castle. So well maintained and the kids loved it. Great work by the volunteers and long may it continue to maintain our great British heritage

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Thank GeoHar
Warwickshire
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43 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

What a fabulous experience. We all thoroughly enjoyed it. It is a great way to get to Corfe Castle as well. Thank you

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Thank Lollypop73
Yateley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Food was lovely , our youngest enjoyed it but our teenager well he's a challenge anyway. The journey was smooth , service was friendly.

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Thank Melindawilli
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I visited with my husband today. Not too badly priced for a trip up and down. You can sit in First Class for a £1 upgrade fee. Coaches nicely restored and great customer service from everyone we met.

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Thank SuzyWho
Chichester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Very good place to visit. Amazing steam railway line .With a good members of staff to help you find information .The shop is a good asset to the railway

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Thank Christian J
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We took the steam train from swanage to Corfe Castle and stepped back in time. All stations at each stop were well preserved with a museum in Corfe Castle. Excellent experience on a hazy summers day with a two year old Thomas enthusiast.

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Thank Rahima B
Horsham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The train is a very useful means of travelling from Herston camp site to Swanage or Corfe Castle. Today we walked to Corfe and took the train back. Great fun and highly recommended.

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