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Dartmouth Steam Railway and Riverboat Company

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Dartmouth Steam Railway steam trains travel 7 miles along the most spectacular South Devon coast down into the Dart Valley, a designated area of outstanding beauty; with stations at Goodrington Sands, Churston and the beautiful village of Kingswear which sits proudly opposite the pretty Port of Dartmouth.

Dartmouth River Boats operates on the stunning River Dart offering daily scheduled services to the historic town of Totnes and regular services to the picturesque village of Dittisham. Harbour Cruises operate daily from Dartmouth.

We are unique in offering combined steam railway, river and sea adventures for days out in Devon. The Round Robin is an award-winning full day out - a steam train journey, ferry crossing, river cruise and bus ride, it is easy to see why it's got the title it deserves.

Other trips include:-
Cruises on the historic paddle steamer Kingswear Castle, the last remaining coal-fired paddle steamer in the UK. 
“Sea Train Adventure”. Departs from Torquay, Haldon Pier. Sail to Dartmouth and return by steam train and bus.
"Dartmouth Coastal Cruise". A cruise with a difference from Dartmouth which takes you outside the estuary and along the coast towards Start Point. Possibility to see some fantastic wildlife which inhabits the seas of hte English Chennel e.g. dolphins, gannets, etc.

“Steam & Cruise”. Paignton to Kingswear by steam train followed by a circular harbour cruise.

Click here for our steam railway timetable.

Click here for all our Days Out!

Plus lots of other fantastic excursions and combinations!

Dog Friendly Yes, dog friendly. Well behaved dogs are more than welcome on all of the services for a nominal fee of £2 per dog.
However, as a responsible dog owner, you are asked to adhere to the following;
• Keep your dog on a lead at all times
• Do not allow your dog to sit on our seats
• Always ‘pick up’ after your dog

Open from 11th February 2017 (half term!) through to 28th October 2017 (plus extra November, December and Santa Express services too!). 

Click here for our steam railway timetable - and all our other days out too!

KingsBeer Festival: We are hosting our 4th annual Beer Festival at Kingswear Station 14th-16th July 2017. Come and join us on the embankment at Kingswear with uninterrupted, panoramic views of the River Dart. We doubt there is a beer festival in the country with more beautiful views while you sample fantastic, locally sourced beers. In 2016 we offered over 50 ales and ciders to choose from and there was live music, BBQ, fresh pizza, crepes and loads more too!

Santa Express steam trains run on 9th, 10th, 16th, 17th 21st, 22nd, 23rd & 24th December. Book or keep up to date on our website.

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Dartmouth Steam Railway and Riverboat Company
Queen's Park Station
Torbay Road
Paignton TQ4 6AF

01803 555872

Group visits information
Bus routes
Stagecoach South West

Bus numbers

Hop12, Hop22, 23, X46, 120, FOX and Gold.

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