Lynton & Barnstaple Railway - Christmas & New Year Mince Pie Specials!

Come and take a festive trip on the Lynton and Barnstaple Railway!

Christmas Specials
19th, 20th, 22nd and 24th December 2020
During the Christmas period, Lynton & Barnstaple Railway will be opening on 19th, 20th, 22nd and 24th December to take you on a festive journey powered by steam, through rolling countryside, with views out to wild moorland and the rugged coastline.
All passengers will be offered a free mince pie and a hot drink!
Fares and terms are as per the published timetable with the exception that we will not be open the weekend of 12/13th December. No need to book in advance. Just turn up and we will accommodate you on our heritage steam hauled trains. 
Mince Pie Specials
29th & 31st December 2020 and 1st January 2021
Too much television and being stuck indoors over the festive period? Come to Woody Bay and blow the cobwebs away!
Enjoy a relaxing trip back in time in our vintage railway carriages behind one of our beautifully restored steam engines, over glorious Exmoor. 
Every passenger receives a mince pie with our compliments. Just turn up, no need to book. 


Exmoor and the Quantock Hills are great places to visit all year round and there are events to enjoy whatever the weather. There are a number of annual festivals, plus numerous village fetes, concerts and sporting events. Exmoor National Park and the Quantock Hills both provide guided walks throughout the year.

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