Isle of Man Steam Railway

Douglas Steam Railway Station
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Steam Railway

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Isle of Man Steam Railway

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Tickets are available from all manned stations, and from the Guard onboard the train. Please see our website for current ticket options and fares:

Regular travellers and visitors can save money by purchasing a Go smart travel card.
Go Explore cards provide unlimited travel on our bus and rail services. These are available for 1, 3, 5 or 7 days.

Go cards are available online ( or from the Welcome Centre in Douglas Sea Terminal and main stations. Please see the Go cards page for more details.



  • Disabled Accessibility - Please see for further accessibility information


  • On-Site café/restaurant

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • Accepts major credit and debit cards
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Special group rates - Group Travel Rates for groups over 20
  • Visa accepted

Provider Facilities

  • Accept coach parties - For large groups reservations are advisable - please contact
  • Dog Friendly
  • Dogs Accepted - Dog tickets available
  • Event Venue - For private hires, weddings, or group bookings please contact us at
  • Group Friendly
  • Toilets

Provider Features

  • In countryside
  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction
  • Outdoor Attraction
  • Village Location

Target Markets

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed Towards Children
  • Marketed Towards Families
  • Marketed Towards Senior Citizens

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available

Opening Times

Season (9 Mar 2018 - 5 Nov 2018)

* For more specific journey information please check our timetable:


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Recent Reviews:

  • daftbiker
    Durham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    A trip back in time
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 11th October 2018
    We had a fantastic trip from Douglas to Port Erin and back. It’s not just a tourist train locals use it also. Not the fastest way to travel but definitely an experience worth doing, we had go explore... Read full review
  • Robert B
    Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Choo Choo!
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 11th October 2018
    First class way to travel to south of island. Beautifully restored and maintained engines and carriages. Lovely scenery once you get away from Douglas. Friendly staff and all trains on time! Railway... Read full review
  • Peter W
    Beckenham, null, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Lovely countryside!
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 9th October 2018
    Excellent steam railway which is not purely a heritage railway, but a working passenger service. Locomotives and carriages beautifully restored and well worth a trip. Read full review

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