All Ages Indoor & Outdoor Railway

Chasewater Railway

Chasewater Railway, Pool Rd, Burntwood, Walsall, Staffordshire, WS8 7NL
01543 452623
Average time spent - 2 hours
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Things to do at Chasewater Railway review

The Chasewater Railway was once a colliery railway that ran round the shores of Chasewater in Staffordshire. It is now a heritage railway and the line is approximately two miles in length and is contained entirely within Chasewater Country Park.

They are located just off the southbound A5 at Brownhills West. The railway is gaining recognition as one of the major visitor attractions within the local area. It has a policy of low-cost fares and also membership fees making it great value for money.

Passenger trains operate from its headquarters at Brownhills West with three stops along the line. There is Norton Lakeside and Chasewater heath with the last stop at Chasetown. A round trip takes about 45 minutes and if you purchase a Day Rover ticket you can travel on all trains operating on the day of issue. They run both steam and diesel services and offer a range of special events. There is a museum with free entry. Visitors can see a vast array of railway items plus a number of historic wagons and passenger coaches.

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FAQ and Further Information Chasewater Railway

Is there food and drink available?

There is a tearoom at Brownhills station serving hot and cold food and drinks.

What are the main things to do?

Steam or diesel heritage train rides around a lake with four stations and things to see and do including a free museum. There are toilets and a tearoom.

What are the ticket prices?

*Mid-range
*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *Mid-range. An adult ticket costs £6.50, children 3-15 £4.50, under 3s are free. Other pricing options including family tickets are available. There may be a higher charge for special events.

Is there parking?

There is parking, charges apply.

When are they open?

Chasewater Railway runs a varied schedule. For up to date opening times and dates please visit their website.

Dog friendly?

Dogs are permitted.

Are they accessible?

Chasewater Railway
Chasewater Railway
Chasewater Railway
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