Family Friendly Activities

Day Out With Thomas at South Devon Railway

All aboard for a day of big adventure!

Activities


Peep! Peep! Join Thomas & Friends for a day of family fun at South Devon Railway. Take a train ride with Thomas, meet Sir Topham Hatt and join Sodor Station Sweepers Rusty & Dusty for a trainload of excitement.

There will be lots to enjoy all day, including:

• Take a ride on the Miniature Railway
• Singalongs and performances from Rusty & Dusty
• Watch the Magic Show
• Imagination Station play zone with Thomas & Friends activities
• Visit the Dartmoor Otters and Buckfast Butterflies
• Take part in the Thomas Nature Trail
• Meet Diesel
• Exciting Thomas & Friends giveaways for every child

FAQs


What does the time slot on my ticket mean?
The time slot you book your ticket on is for your Thomas ride - there are lots of other activities included in your ticket and we recommend spending the day with us.

How long is the Thomas ride?
All Thomas rides are approximately 60 minutes long.

Do I need to prebook my Thomas ride?
Yes, please book your preferred time. One ride is permitted per ticket and you must only board the train for the time that you have pre-booked.

What does my Day Out with Thomas ticket include?
Your ticket includes all the activities included in the activity section above and your Thomas train ride.

How do I book carer concessions and accessible seating?
Carer concessions and accessible seating are only available by phoning 0343 208 1841. If you require Wheelchair accessible seating please email South Devon Railway directly at trains@southdevonrailway.co.uk with your preferred booking details and a contact number.

Do under 2s require a ticket?
No. Under 2s go free and do not require a ticket.

Can I stay all day?
Yes, activities are available to visitors all day from 09:00 until 18:00.

Will there be places to eat and drink onsite?
Yes, there is a café, buffet on train and an ice cream kiosk.

If you have more questions about the Day Out With Thomas program, please visit the main FAQ page.

Ticket Prices


Adult: £22.00
Child 2–17: £17.00
Child 0–2: £0.00
Senior: £21.00
Family of 4 special price: £70.00 (2 adults and 2 children) – discount applied automatically at check-out

Prices listed above exclude booking fees.

All transactions are subject to a non-refundable 0.75p transaction charge and non-refundable 10% booking fee (8% on family discount).

Railway Information


Opening times

09.00–18.00

Please note that visitors are unable to board or alight from the train at Totnes.

Facilities

Parking

There is a large free car park at Buckfastleigh Station.

Address

The Station
Dartbridge Road
Buckfastleigh
Devon
TQ11 0DZ


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Friday 23 September 2022
09:30
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Friday 23 September 2022
11:15
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Friday 23 September 2022
13:00
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Friday 23 September 2022
14:45
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Friday 23 September 2022
16:30
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Saturday 24 September 2022
09:30
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Saturday 24 September 2022
11:15
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Saturday 24 September 2022
13:00
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Saturday 24 September 2022
14:45
South Devon Railway
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Saturday 24 September 2022
16:30
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Sunday 25 September 2022
09:30
South Devon Railway
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Sunday 25 September 2022
11:15
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Sunday 25 September 2022
13:00
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Sunday 25 September 2022
14:45
South Devon Railway
Good availability
Sunday 25 September 2022
16:30

More Info

  • DOWT2022SDR
  • Family of 4 special price: £70.00 (2 adults and 2 children) – discount applied automatically at check-out
  • The Station, Dartbridge Road, Buckfastleigh, Devon TQ11 0DZ