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Keighley and Worth Valley Railway

The Railway Railway Station Station Road, Keighley BD22 8NJ, England
+44 1535 645214
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A chuffingly good day out.

Our visit was primarily to see the gorgeous vintage coaches. It was our 3rd trip to this railway... read more

Reviewed today
Rosemary W
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Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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I think the pictures do the talking. It's a great, quick journey, on a piece of history. They do... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Matt C
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  • Excellent77%
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“rover ticket” (119 reviews)
“buffet car” (53 reviews)
“ingrow west” (45 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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The Railway Railway Station Station Road, Keighley BD22 8NJ, England
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+44 1535 645214
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Reviewed today

Our visit was primarily to see the gorgeous vintage coaches. It was our 3rd trip to this railway, which we always enjoy. The engines were smartly turned out & the volunteers as friendly & helpful as ever. The museums are well set out & full...More

Thank Rosemary W
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I think the pictures do the talking. It's a great, quick journey, on a piece of history. They do theme trips for the whole family regularly and it's just an easy way to travel through the area with great walks to be had between the...More

Thank Matt C
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We travelled on the train on a return journey from Haworth to Keighley. It was a little expensive at £12pp for 20 mins each way but still worth doing once if you’re in the area. The steam train was well maintained and the station at...More

Thank H-DUFC
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I got married in the Leeds Town Hall and then had our reception on the Keighley Worth Valley Railway. The weather was glorious, the food was amazing as were the company. One thing that shone through it all were the volunteers who...More

Thank BeerBoi
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Abby N, Marketing at Keighley and Worth Valley Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Adam, thank you for taking the time to leave such a positive review and congratulations! We are so pleased that your day was as special as we hoped it would be. Every minute was as enjoyable for us as it was for you. We...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had relatives over from Canada and we took them on a tour of West Yorkshire including a day at Haworth and a trip on the Keighley and Worth Valley Railway. A great little journey which can be enjoyed by the generations, no age limit

Thank AndyCorns
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked for a week ago but due to illness we were unable to attend, emailed the admin team and they happily changed our tickets to another day. We had never visited the railway before, so weren’t sure how to go about collecting our tickets. We...More

Thank charlrh
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Abby N, Marketing at Keighley and Worth Valley Railway, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there, thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We are deeply sorry for the issue you encountered with a member of our staff, we will take a look into this and hopefully resolve the issue. We are really happy that other...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoy a nostalgic journey on the steam train from Keighley to Oxenhope, clean carriages, friendly volunteer staff on board, opportunity to leave the train and board a later one. Buffet car available.

Thank menubuster
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a lovely railway, great trip lovely stations super little trip but...on the return journey group of old men connected with the railway(as the ticket collector didnt check their tickets) voiced loud opinions then a drunk entered the carriage, we were right next to buffet...More

Thank paul r
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been visiting the KWVR for many years and still enjoy going. We have visited other larger (longer track) preserved railways but this one has the best preserved stations and variety of locos and stock. It runs from Keighley town centre to Oxenhope through...More

Thank K78steve
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I confess we ended up here because Mrs. M gets slightly emotional about the Railway Children film and we ended up doing the walk around the area and riding on the train from Oakworth to Oxenhope. Had a half an hour wait in Oakworth station...More

Thank kevmagee
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eghands
3 May 2018|
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Response from WILLIAM H | Reviewed this property |
Sunday is the 6th May and the first train is 11.00 and this is the same time on Monday 7th May.
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Sophie B
24 April 2018|
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Response from WILLIAM H | Reviewed this property |
No train departs early enough on the 15th June from Keighley to get you to Oxenhope in time for the 11am Gin Express. Bus B3 departs Keighley Bus station at 10.05 and takes 23 minutes to get you to Oxenhope, this is the... More
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Sheila C
5 April 2018|
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Response from Patricia R | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sadly we did the railway and visit to Howard’s not do the gin experience so I can’t answer your question I am afraid. Hope it is brilliant though.
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