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Londonderry - Coleraine Railway

Northern Ireland | Duke Street, Derry, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7134 2228
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Pleasant trip

The railway takes in some pretty beaches, and is well worth the trip, but it doesn't meet the hype... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2013
Stunning Views

We actually completed the entire train journey from Belfast to Londonderry, but had wanted to... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2013
Lisburn, United Kingdom
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  • Very good23%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Northern Ireland | Duke Street, Derry, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7134 2228

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Reviewed August 6, 2013

The railway takes in some pretty beaches, and is well worth the trip, but it doesn't meet the hype of one of the great railway trips of the world. Worth doing, but lower your expectations.

1  Thank Hansie13
Reviewed August 3, 2013

We actually completed the entire train journey from Belfast to Londonderry, but had wanted to experience the Coleraine - Derry section for some time . We were not disappointed! This stretch of coastline is simply stunning, with the beaches looking magnificent in the sunshine. This...More

2  Thank Sackbut58
Reviewed July 21, 2013

Amazing views. Taking the train and then a public bus to Giant's Causeway is definitely the way to go -- a same-day journey was only 14 pounds. The train to Coleraine goes right along the coast, it was just beautiful

1  Thank hildebre
Reviewed June 14, 2013

I have to recommend this run on the train for a day out...it is simply beautiful. The railway line has just been upgraded and re-opened...so should be a smoother ride! Michael Palin didn't include this in his greatest railway journeys for nothing...go on...do it...you won't...More

2  Thank sellit
Reviewed May 19, 2013

We decided to take this train hourney after reading the reviews here - but in the end felt that it was over-rated. there were a few great views but these were fleeting. We drove down the same route the next day and found that the...More

Thank MuslimTraveller
Reviewed May 15, 2013

We usually travel by train from Derry to Colraine at least twice a month its a great journey and now that the line has been renewed a lot smoother. Coleraine is a well kept town with a very plesant atmosphere that we enjoy very much....More

Thank RonaldJames
Reviewed May 15, 2013

Reading the blurbs about this 45 minute railway run we were really expecting something exciting. It was nice, very nice, but nothing I would call spectacular, by world class scenic railway standards. You get to see a bit of Lough Foyle, then the Atlantic sea...More

Thank Isabelle_Smyth
Reviewed April 28, 2013

I enjoyed this journey very much. The scenery was fantastic and found it change from most other railway journeys around the world. Enjoy

Thank Raviii
Reviewed April 13, 2013

The costliness from City of Derry to Coleraine is some of the most beautiful stretch of rail journey. The line starts by running along side the river Foyle from Derry and passes lisahally where the captured German U Boats were held after surrendering. These were...More

1  Thank Deirdre B
Reviewed January 24, 2013

Scenery fantastic--Rivers,golf course,beeches,Castlerock village,Lough Foyle,wildlife,farm lands,views to Donegal are must to see.Line closed for update just now but put on your list of must do when reopens

1  Thank dessie n
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