Whether you are an official organisation or just a large group of friends. Enjoy a day out on the Watercress Line and let the train take the strain as you sit back, relax and travel through the heart of the English countryside. Discounted fares available for groups of 15+ and extra discounts for groups of 30+. All discounts are on standard travel (non-event) days only.
- Enjoy a delicious lunch or traditional cream tea available Tuesday – Thursday from April 28th May to September 24th.
- Get your group chatting with a 'basket of memories' and sharing memories of the days of steam travel with memory prompts including photos, artefacts and musical sounds from the 1940s – 1970s.
- Get the most out of your day by combining a visit with a nearby attraction: Milestones Museum. To make life easier, we handle all your combined booking and payment.
Free coach parking for coaches at Alresford station if pre-arranged and coach drivers receive a free tea or coffee in our West Country Buffet.
For the less mobile: We have a specially adapted carriage for up to six wheelchairs and ramps to aid boarding. More details on accessibility are available here.
Basket of Memories
Items from the 1940s, 50s, 60s and 70s designed to stimulate discussion