One of The Great Little Trains of Wales

Fairbourne Steam Railway Limited is the trading subsidiary of The North Wales Coast Light Railway Limited

Registered Charity Number 1127261 Registered in England and Wales



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Helping you making the most of your day out


One of The Great Little Trains of Wales

Fairbourne Steam Railway Limited is the trading subsidiary of The North Wales Coast Light Railway Limited

Registered Charity Number 1127261 Registered in England and Wales



Find out more about Beddgelert and the

appeal to see it running again


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The Fairbourne Railway has been running from Fairbourne village to the mouth of the Mawddach Estuary, connecting with the ferry to Barmouth for over 100 years. It started as a two foot gauge horse-drawn tramway which was then converted to a 15 inch gauge railway in 1916. The line in 1986 was completely re built to a 12.25 inch gauge.

The Railway  will re-open 19th. February 2022  

for the February Half-Term School holiday





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Please note: the Ferry’s to and from Barmouth do not run until  8thApril

For more information

 Annual Steam Gala 2022    May 28th 29th & 30th

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Join The Fairbourne Railway Preservation Society

 (FRPS)


Become a Volunteer on The Fairbourne Railway

The Fairbourne Railway thrives as a busy seaside railway. It relies greatly on a volunteer workforce to enable it to operate in its current form.You can be a part of this by becoming an active volunteer, driving, guarding, in the workshop, trackwork/permanent way, building maintenance, model railway and Booking/ Office/Gift Shop. You do not need specific skills as training will be given in your chosen area. Minimum age for active volunteers is 16 (14 with direct supervision from a adult)

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Legacies

Support the Fairbourne Railway with a legacy

Your legacy could help

You can help preserve the future of Fairbourne Railway and ensure the long term survival of historically important locomotives, carriages and buildings Help keep Fairbourne alive for generations to come


Visiting Engines  


Littlehampton Railway’s Christopher


Evesham Vale Railway’s Monty


Perrygrove Railway’s Anne


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Souvenir Gala Guide & Timetable

NOW ON SALE


Available in the Café or Click HERE to buy a copy online