Experience the beauty of the Suir Valley from a period carriage and take in the wonderful panoramic views of the River Suir.

Board the train at Kilmeadan Station, hear the whistle blow and take off on an exciting journey through the countryside, taking in panoramic views of the River Suir, get a glimpse in to Mount Congreve Gardens, make a wish as you pass through the Fairy Wood and continue on to Carriganore beside Waterford Greenway.

Travelling at 15km per hour, the journey lasts 40 minutes. Saturday trips last 10 minutes longer.

Come prepared with a jacket if you want to sit in the open carriages. Enclosed seating also available. This is a fun experience for all ages and all facilities are wheelchair accessible.

Refreshments are available. Family days take place on Sundays and Wednesdays June to August. Special events in the year include the Spooky Express at Halloween and Santa Express at Christmas. Check the website for timetables and further information.

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Highlights
  • Take in panoramic views of the River Suir
  • Travelling at 15km per hour, the journey lasts 40 minutes
  • Family friendly railway
  • This is an area rich in history and is only accessible by train
Operates

Operates April to September

April & September Train Schedule
Monday to Saturday: 11:00, 12:00, 13:00, 14:00 and 15:00
Sunday: 12:00, 13:00, 14:00, 15:00 and 16:00

May to August Summer Train Schedule
Monday to Saturday: 11:00, 12:00, 13:00, 14:00, 15:00 and 16:00
Sunday: 12:00, 13:00, 14:00, 15:00 and 16:00

Prices

Admission Prices 2018

Adult €8.50
Senior (aged 65+): €7.50
Student (with valid ID): €7.50
Child: €4.00
Family (2 adults + 1 child): €20.00 (€3 per extra child)

Useful Information

Check out their range of facilities, services, accessibility and other useful information.

DINING / REFRESHMENTS: Refreshments are available on site

PARKING: Car and coach parking

ACCESSIBILITY: Wheelchair accessible

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Getting There

Located 10km from Waterford City On N25 towards Cork take Carrick Road (R680) off Carrick Road Roundabout. From Cork take 1st exit off Roundabout on to R680 Kilmeadan Station is on the left

Map Location: 52.246796, -7.246905
Contact Waterford and Suir Valley Railway

Kilmeadan Station, Kilmeadan, Co. Waterford, Ireland


Eircode: X91 DH93
T: +353 (0)51 384 058
E: info@wsvrailway.ie
W:
www.wsvrailway.ie
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