Standard Travel

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Due to the COVID-19 emergency, the railway is closed and all train services have been suspended until further notice. The latest information is available here.

'Standard Travel' is when we are running trains but not a specific event. The timetables are the blue, green and orange days on our calendar. Scroll down to see the timetables.

Our fares give you all day unlimited travel, enabling you to hop on and off at all stations.

Standard Travel Fares

Adult /Senior £16
Child age 5-16yrs £8
Child age 4 and under FREE!
Family (2A+2C) £40
Disabled One FREE adult carer per full fare paying disabled child or adult
Dog FREE


One Train Standard Service (Steam)
Alton dep 12:00 14.00 16.00
Medstead 12.15 14.15 16.15
Ropley 12.27 14.27 16.27
Alresford arr 12.35 14.35 16.35
Alresford dep 11.00 13.00 15.00
Ropley 11.15 13.15 15.15
Medstead 11.27 13.27 15.27
Alton arr 11.40 13.40 15.40

 

Two Train Standard Service (Steam & Steam)
Steam Steam Steam Steam Steam Steam Steam
Alton dep 10.45 12.15 13.00 14.15 15.00 16.30
Medstead 11.02 12.30 13.17 14.30 15.17 16.47
Ropley 11.15 12.45 13.30 14.45 15.30 17.00
Alresford arr 11.23 12.53 13.38 14.53 15.38 17.08
Alresford dep 11.00 12.00 13.15 14.00 15.15 16.15
Ropley 11.15 12.15 13.30 14.15 15.30 16.30
Medstead 11.25 12.25 13.42 14.30 15.42 16.45
Alton arr 11.40 12.43 13.55 14.43 15.55 16.58

 

Two Train Standard Service (Steam & Diesel)
Steam Diesel Steam Diesel Steam Diesel Steam
Alton dep 10.45 12.15 13.00 14.15 15.00 16.30
Medstead 11.02 12.30 13.17 14.30 15.17 16.47
Ropley 11.15 12.45 13.30 14.45 15.30 17.00
Alresford arr 11.23 12.53 13.38 14.53 15.38 17.08
Alresford dep 11.00 12.00 13.15 14.00 15.15 16.15
Ropley 11.15 12.15 13.30 14.15 15.30 16.30
Medstead 11.25 12.25 13.42 14.30 15.42 16.45
Alton arr 11.40 12.43 13.55 14.43 15.55 16.58

 

Three Train Service (2 Steam & 1 Diesel)
D S S D S S D S D S S D
Alton dep 10.45 11.15 12.00 13.00 13.30 14.15 .... 15.30 16.30 17.00
Medstead 11.02 11.35 12.15 13.17 13.52 14.37 .... 15.47 16.47 17.15
Ropley 11.15 11.58 12.35 13.30 14.12 14.50 15.05 16.00 17.00 17.27
Alresford arr 11.23 12.05 12.43 13.38 14.20 14.58 15.13 16.08 17.08 17.35
Alresford dep 10.00 11.00 11.45 12.20 13.15 14.00 14.35 15.15 15.45 16.45 .... ....
Ropley 10.15 11.15 12.05 12.30 13.30 14.15 14.43 15.30 16.00 17.00 .... ....
Medstead 10.30 11.30 12.20 12.45 13.45 14.30 .... 15.45 16.15 17.15 .... ....
Alton arr 10.49 11.43 12.33 13.04 13.58 14.43 .... 15.58 16.34 17.28 .... ....

 

The Company does not guarantee that the trains will arrive or depart at the times stated and reserves the right to cancel, alter or suspend any train without notice, or to substitute a different train should this be necessary for whatever reason.