The Railway Station Alston Cumbria CA9 3JB

South Tynedale Railway


Telephone: 01434 382828


Enjoy a scenic ride through the beautiful South Tyne valley from Alston to Lintley Halt. Our trains are hauled by vintage steam and diesel locomotives.

Catch sight of deer, look out for soaring birds of prey you may even see a red squirrel. Why not walk or cycle one way to explore the South Tyne Trail? Dogs are welcome.

Bring a picnic or sample freshly made food from our cafe. There is also a gift shop plus free car and coach parking just minutes from Alston town centre.

For timetables and news of special events visit our website.

Free parking at the station (including coaches).


Disabled Access, Gift Shop, Cafe, WC, Family c38; Dog Friendly, Groups Welcome, Picnic Sites.


Additional Information:

Travel Direction:

At crossroads of A686 (Hexham – Penrith), A689 (Brampton – Stanhope) and B6217 (Teesdale) in Alston.

Nearest Station:

miles from Langwathby

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