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Corris Railway

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Corris Railway
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“narrow gauge”(8 reviews)
“guided tour”(8 reviews)
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Station Yard, Corris SY20 9SH, Wales
+44 1654 761303
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 20 July 2014

The Corris could be seen as the poor relation of lines such as the Tal-y-Llyn or the Vale of Rheidol but it manages to do something that I have not experienced in a visit to many different lines. At Corris there is a small museum...More

3  Thank Pete P
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 24 August 2015

The description on the internet is very mis leading we thought it was a 50 min journey with an optional tour of the workshop but it wasn't the total time spent on the train was about 7 mins each way and the rest of the...More

2  Thank pizzadomain
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All reviews short train ride narrow gauge guided tour run by volunteers station building friendly volunteers engine sheds big plans rail enthusiasts future plans small line interesting museum small cafe lovely scenery great for kids rolling stock well worth a visit
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Reviewed 7 October 2018

SUCH friendly station staff, such hard workers sharing their passion for the railway and wanting others to enjoy it.

Thank Pauline H
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed my vist, it's a lovely line with extremely beauriful scenery, and locomotive No.7 is really stunning. I highly recommend ylu visit this place, and while you are there, go and visit the Talyllyn Railway too, it's only 2 Miles away, and owns...More

Thank Tom's T
Reviewed 31 August 2018

A visit to the Corris Railway is highly recommended. Though the journey is at present short the volunteer society which runs the railway have made great progress over the 5 years that I have been visiting. Additional carriages have been completed, with two more under...More

1  Thank John_Luxton
Reviewed 27 August 2018

first time i visited was 40 years ago and examined the site . i new one day the right collection of people would allow me to once again to ride on this railway . well returned this august bank holiday 2018 to do just that...More

Thank peter f
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Following a walk in the Dulas Valley we happened by chance upon the Corris railway. It proved to be a delightful if short valley trip in beautifully presented carriages hauled by an immaculate locomotive. The visit was enhanced by very friendly and welcoming volunteer staff....More

1  Thank paulftayl0r
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

The rail trip was short but pleasant. Staff were OK, cafe and museum at corris was good. At the other station there was a tour of the workshop which enriched the experience making it better than other railways. But the corris toilets were poor, no...More

Thank WillK2312
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

We recently stayed in Corris and on a rainy day decided to take our two young boys on the steam engine. It was a very short journey (around 10 mins each way) which they enjoyed followed by a guided tour around old engine sheds which...More

Thank fozmans
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Done loads of railways but this one is a gem. Small, friendly and quiet. My kids, 5 and 3 loved it. Eventhough it's a short ride it's beautiful scenery in a comfortable carriage and an hours round trip is just right. At £15 for a...More

Thank cloudnine83
Reviewed 15 August 2018

This was the last railway (in Wales) on our to do list. We were, therefore, pleased to find this railway open when we were in the area. There is so little parking that it is best to find alternative arrangements. We parked in the Corris...More

Thank Helen J
Reviewed 12 August 2018

We have just had a railway themed holiday in mid Wales and of all the little railways we liked this best,from a 7 year old rail fanatic to a 70 year old grandma! The best thing was the enlightened talk from the obviously enthusiastic railway...More

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30 July 2018|
Response from alan n | Reviewed this property |
Just £6 for adults or £5 50p concession
Elaine F
6 May 2018|
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Response from alan n | Reviewed this property |
Yes dogs are allowed any where on the railway even on the engine shed tour and the shop & cafe area