Mid-Hants Railway Watercress Line

PUBLISHED: 11:24 12 February 2014 | UPDATED: 17:05 27 May 2015

Mid-Hants Railway Watercress Line

Mid-Hants Railway Watercress Line


Let off steam at this living history railway! Experience the nostalgic sights, sounds and smells of steam as you travel through 10 miles of beautiful Hampshire countryside.

Located just 7 miles from the ancient city of Winchester, you can join the line at the picturesque Georgian town of Alresford or at the bustling market town of Alton. Fares give you all day travel, so you can visit all four stations with period charm and explore these historic towns. Watch the world go by at the peaceful country station of Medstead & Four Marks and enjoy a run around at Ropley station with its elevated picnic area and the famous Kings Cross Bridge which featured in the Harry Potter films. Here you can also investigate the impressive engineering sheds and see preservation in action!

Special events throughout the year include a Day Out With Thomas, War on the Line, Peppa Pig, Santa Specials and Christmas Leave, along with spectacular Steam Galas and much more! There are pre-bookable real ale and fine dining trains for the grown-ups and Sunday lunch trains for all the family.

For opening times and more information clickety click to www.watercressline.co.uk or call our Talking Timetable on 01962 734866.

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