Experience the golden age of steam on the Mid Hants 'Watercress Line'! Whether you are taking a trip down memory lane or making new ones, sit back, relax and travel ten miles through the heart of quintessential English countryside by steam train.
The Watercress Line's fares give you all day unlimited travel, so you can explore each of the four period stations (Alresford, Ropley, Medstead & Four Marks and Alton), get behind the scenes at the Watercress Line's engineering workshops and discover the nearby beautiful towns all on one ticket. It is the perfect day out for the family!
The Mid Hants Railway also hold special events. Sample their menu on their fine dining train, relive War on the Line, meet Santa on a steam train, solve a murder mystery, or treat the kids to a ‘Day Out With Thomas’! Check out the Mid Hants Watercress Line's website for more information and dates.
New for 2019 children aged four and under will be able to travel for free on the Watercress Line’s standard service (does not include special events), the change in ticket price is part of the Watercress Line’s aim to encourage enthusiasm and love for heritage railway at an early age.
The Watercress Line has also appeared in many TV productions including:
"Churchill, The Final Journey" for BBC1
"Classic Mary Berry" for BBC1
"The Wrong Mans" with James Corden
"Collectaholics" for BBC2
"Tasty Travels with Linda Bellingham"
"Great British Railway Journeys"
"Children of Men"
"Endeavour" ITV 2017
"Electric Dreams" ITV 2017
and many historical documentaries.
|Open on selected days during this period (13 Feb 2019 - 1 Nov 2019)|
* Please visit www.watercressline.co.uk for exact opening times.
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