Let the train take the strain as you sit back, relax and travel through the heart of the English countryside by steam train.
You can choose to start your journey from either Alton or Alresford. There are four period stations along the line and your ticket gives you unlimited day travel with the opportunity to hop on and off as you wish at each station.
Pre-book something a little extra:
- Choose one of six fascinating talks as part of your group ticket, all topics are related to the Heritage Lottery Funded Canadian Pacific Project
- Enjoy a delicious lunch or traditional cream tea available Tuesday – Thursday from May to September.
- Basket of memories get your group chatting and sharing memories of the days of steam travel with memory prompts including photos, artefacts and musical sounds from the 1940s – 1970s.
- Take a Behind the Scenes Tour as part of your group ticket See where the locomotives and carriages are skilfully restored by taking a guided tour around the engineering workshops with one of our knowledgeable volunteers.
Group bookings can be made on running days with discounted fares for 15+ and 30+ available on standard travel (non-event) days.
Free coach parking is available for coaches at Alresford station if pre-arranged at the time of booking and coach drivers receive a free tea or coffee in our West Country Buffet.
For the less mobile: For groups requiring disabled access we recommend starting your journey at Alresford, details can be found on our Disabled Access page. We have a specially adapted carriage for up to six wheelchairs and ramps to aid boarding.
Combine your visit with a nearby attraction: Get the most out of your day by combining a visit with either Jane Austen’s House Museum or Milestones Museum. To make life easier, we handle all your combined booking and payment.
We like to tailor your group visit so that you get the most out of your day, so please make an enquiry or phone Reservations on 01962 733810.