Terms and Conditions

Service Terms

For full fares and timetable information, please visit our website at www.weardale-railway.org.uk.

A family consists of two adults and up to three children (aged 5 to 15 years inclusive).

Concession tickets are for 60 years of age and over.

Issued tickets are not transferable.

Bicycles are carried at the Guard's discretion, dependent upon space.

Well behaved dogs are permitted on the train, but not on the seats please.

Heritage services using our Diesel Multiple Units are operated by Weardale Railway Heritage Services Ltd (WRHSL) on behalf of the Weardale Railway Trust and in conjunction with Weardale Railway Ltd.

Whilst every effort is made to maintain the service shown, WRHSL reserve the right to cancel, alter or suspend any train without notice and accepts no liability for any loss, inconvenience or delay thereby caused.

Data Protection

Personal information will be treated in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and the General Data Protection Regulation 2016. Please see our Policies page for more information on this.

Membership Fees

For your membership fees and donations to qualify for tax relief, the amount of your income tax and/or capital gains tax that you pay must at least equal the total amount of your gift aid.


Information on our all policies, including codes of conduct, safeguarding children and adults, and the use of online social media can all be found on this website on the Policies page. Policies are reviewed at regular intervals by the Directors of the Weardale Railway Trust.