Children 0 - 4 years inclusive travel FREE on the West Somerset Railway (excludes Day Out With Thomas where children 0-1 travel free). Children aged 5 - 15 years inclusive travel at childrens rate. Age 16 and above travel at Adult fare.
Family Saver Tickets
The West Somerset Railway offers Family Saver 'Return' and 'Rover' tickets that are valid for 2 adults and up to 4 children. Family Savers give you a discount over buying individual tickets and are a great option for you to make your money go further on the West Somerset Railway.
Please see our fares pages on how to save yourself some money with the West Somerset Railway.
Pushchairs and Buggies
The West Somerset Railway requests that all pushchairs and buggies are folded and placed in the Guard's Van on the train. Please ask our Train/Station Staff should you have any questions on the day.
Baby Change Facilities
There are baby changing facilities on board most trains and at Minehead and Bishops Lydeard Stations. Please ask a member of staff for more information.
Join the West Somerset Railway in 2013 for a fantastic series of meet and greet days. Children and families can enjoy a steam train ride, plus there will be the chance to meet one of their favourite characters at Minehead Station at intervals on each day. Standard Fares apply (except Day Out With Thomas™), pre-book discounted tickets are available to buy now online from each event page or by calling 01643 704996.
Saturday 21st Sept
During the day we are pleased to be welcoming "Bowlore” to Minehead Station where they will be doing some Knight-in-Training exercises, sword lessons for children of all ages, telling knight-themed stories and pieces of history and will have plenty of pieces of armour for visitors to try on.