Steam Trains

Why not take a trip along South Devon’s stunning coastline by steam?

Perfect for all the family, this is one of the best ways to spend an afternoon and see all the wondrous towns, villages, and beaches across South Devon.


Activities are listed in alphabetical order.

Dartmouth Steam Railway


Based on the glorious South Devon coastline in South West England, enjoy your days out in Devon on our steam trains, boat trips, and paddle steamer – the only attraction in Devon that lets you enjoy the delights of Torquay, Paignton, Brixham, Dartmouth and the River Dart, Kingswear, and Totnes on your day out!

Dartmouth River Boats, South Embankment,
Dartmouth, TQ6 9BH
  • Dog Friendly
  • Nearby toilets
  • Gift Shop
  • Car Park (Pay & Display)
  • Café  Refreshments

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South Devon Railway


The SDR is a seven-mile former Great Western Railway branch line, built-in 1872, which runs along the stunning valley of the River Dart between Buckfastleigh and Totnes. We run steam trains with heritage rolling stock and offer a wonderful all-day, all-weather attraction for families and people of all ages.

Dartbridge Road, Buckfastleigh, Devon, TQ11 0DZ
  • Not Dog Freindly
  • Gift Shop
  • Car Park
  • Café & Refreshments
  • Nearby toilets

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