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Severn Valley Railway

Kidderminster, United Kingdom
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About Severn Valley Railway
See the steam engine, feel the heat and experience the train rumbling under your feet. Prepare to venture back in time. We operate full-size, mainly steam-hauled passenger trains for 16 miles along the beautiful Severn Valley between Kidderminster, Bewdley and Bridgnorth. Make the most of your day by catching the first train from Kidderminster or Bridgnorth. Hop on and off along the line and explore our beautiful country stations, AND The Engine House Visitor Centre, but don't forget to plan your day using our Calendar & Timetable.
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Reviewed August 6, 2019

Very enjoyable day on this fine heritage railway. Got off at Highley to visit the Engine House, and it was worth it. Lots of trains in the visitor center and railway associated memorabilia, plus a show put on for the children. Good food available and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed August 6, 2019

Beautifull station,well maintained and looked after. Great to sit and relax and watch the steam trains come and go. Plenty of parking available. Bar and tea room.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank alfie50
Reviewed August 5, 2019 via mobile

Knowing that I am a heritage railway enthusiast, my daughter, with the connivance of my wife, arranged a trip on the SVR for my 70th. Unbeknownst to me, it wasn’t just a trip to Bridgnorth and back, but as it was Sunday they had arranged...More

Date of experience: August 2019
2  Thank Theoldgit2014
Reviewed August 4, 2019

Absolutely excellent. Atmospheric and highly enjoyable. The children and we adults loved it. The presents the children received were fine and Santa's elf, Jingleberry, was fabulous. We have just booked a compartment to repeat the experience this year. The station was lovely and the food...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Tutor100
Reviewed August 4, 2019

On Christmas Eve we had a fabulous trip planned to visit Santa on the steam train. We were not disappointed. From the moment we arrived we were welcomed, we were made to feel festive and we had a fabulous start to our day. The car...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Poppylula82
Reviewed August 4, 2019

Took a train ride on the Severn Valley Railway - what a day! Fantastic - enjoyed every minute - from the tooting of the horn to the stopping off at all stations. Took a trip around King Charles' Train carriage - wow - well worth...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank ChristineN863
Reviewed August 3, 2019 via mobile

A lovely trip in an historical train. Not just the train, but also the stations and staff makes you feel like back in the days. The engine House is a nice stop. There are a few nice old trains there.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Roland D
Reviewed August 3, 2019 via mobile

I decided to take a trip over to experience what it would be like to travel on a steam train. I got there and enquired about the price which I was told a family ticket was £50, or as my lad was under 4 he...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Broseleylad
SVRMarketing, Public Relations Manager at Severn Valley Railway, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2019

Thank you for your feedback, we do take your comments on board. Compared to other heritage railways, we are quite long - 16 miles in fact - so this will of course reflect in our prices. Your ticket will have include a whole day of...More

Reviewed August 2, 2019

Coach trip to have a trip on the steam trains, great day out for young and old, you do not need to be a train spotter to enjoy, something for everyone. Lots to see, scenery beautiful, even wild animals seen from the train, all stations...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Elaine W
Reviewed July 31, 2019 via mobile

We visited today as an activity to do in the summer holiday with 3 children aged 5-11. We found the fares very reasonable and visited the Engine House at Highley. The exhibits were very interesting and the children enjoyed looking round the engines and carriages....More

Date of experience: July 2019
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JackandMargaret55
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Response from ChristineN863 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is a steam engine and you can go on the footplate and stoke it !
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Neil T
July 5, 2019|
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Response from crimewriterkate | Reviewed this property |
Yes, at a charge of £4, I believe.
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Response from Howlo | Reviewed this property |
I cant put the link on here, but its easily found if you Google Severn Valley Railway. It will give you timetable and events, it also states if its steam or diesel engines. Great day out - enjoy.
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