Visitor Information

What times are the falconry displays?

What times are the falconry displays? 150 150 Isle of Wight Steam Railway

A free birds of prey display takes place at 11:40 and 13:40 each day, provided by Haven Falconry. Each show lasts about 25 minutes. Ticket holders receive discounted entry to…

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How long is the train ride?

How long is the train ride? 150 150 Isle of Wight Steam Railway

The train journey takes around 1 hour. Trains depart from Havenstreet station and head first to Smallbrook Junction at the eastern end of the line. Trains stop here for around…

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Do I need to pre-book?

Do I need to pre-book? 150 150 Isle of Wight Steam Railway

We encourage all visitors to pre-book via our website so that we can reserve a compartment on your chosen train… and you’ll save money too! In Standard Class you’ll have…

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What is different about First Class?

What is different about First Class? 150 150 Isle of Wight Steam Railway

Our First Class compartments offer more space and are luxuriously furnished with carpets and antimacassars – a real taste of luxury from the golden age of travel. If you have…

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When is the Isle of Wight Steam Railway open?

When is the Isle of Wight Steam Railway open? 150 150 Isle of Wight Steam Railway

Please see our Opening Times page, which shows the days that we are open and running trains. On these days our booking office opens at 09:45, and the station is…

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What about visitors with additional needs or restricted mobility?

What about visitors with additional needs or restricted mobility? 150 150 Isle of Wight Steam Railway

A wheelchair accessible carriage will be part of every train. Please book online then either email us at info@iwsteamrailway.co.uk or call us on 01983 882204 if you need to travel…

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What times are the trains?

What times are the trains? 150 150 Isle of Wight Steam Railway

Please see our Timetable page.

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Which locomotive will be running?

Which locomotive will be running? 150 150 Isle of Wight Steam Railway

See our locomotive roster HERE for the latest information about which engines will be in action during your visit. We try hard to stick to the published roster, however there…

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Can I bring a dog to the railway?

Can I bring a dog to the railway? 150 150 Isle of Wight Steam Railway

Dogs are very welcome to travel on the Isle of Wight Steam Railway and travel free on all of our trains. We ask that dogs are kept on a short…

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Can I bring a bike on the train?

Can I bring a bike on the train? 150 150 Isle of Wight Steam Railway

Yes, all our trains have spacious guards vans that can carry a number of bicycles. Bikes are carried free of charge. Wootton station is situated on the National Cycle Route…

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