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Manx Electric Railway

Derby Castle
Douglas
IM2 4NR

Railway

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Manx Electric Railway

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Douglas

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Prices

Tickets are available from all manned stations, and from the Conductor onboard the tram. Please see our website for current ticket options and fares:
https://www.gov.im/categories/travel-traffic-and-motoring/bus-and-rail/tickets-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 (www.gotravel.im) or from the Welcome Centre in Douglas Sea Terminal and main stations. Please see the Go cards page for more details.

Facilities

Accessibility

  • Disabled Accessibility - For more information on accessibility please see our website: https://www.gov.im/categories/travel-traffic-and-motoring/bus-and-rail/accessibility-information
  • Guide Dogs Permitted

Catering

  • On-Site café/restaurant - An on-site cafe is available within Laxey Station, a stop-off point on the Manx Electric Railway and the Terminus for the Snaefell Mountain Railway.

Payment Methods

  • Accepts major credit and debit cards
  • Groups Accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Special group rates - Group rates are available for groups of 20 persons or more. For large groups bookings are advisable, please contact heritagerailways@gov.im
  • Visa accepted

Provider Facilities

  • Accept coach parties - For large groups booking is advisable - please contact heritagerailways@gov.im
  • Dog Friendly
  • Dogs Accepted - Dog fares are available
  • Event Venue - For private hires, weddings, or group bookings please contact heritagerailways@gov.im
  • Group Friendly
  • Toilets

Provider Features

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

Target Markets

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

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available

Opening Times

Season (16 Mar 2018 - 4 Nov 2018)

* Please see our timetable for more detailed journey information: https://www.gov.im/media/1354960/iom-railways-dl-2017-timetable-web-final.pdf

https://www.gov.im/media/1346547/iomrail_2016_timetable_mer.pdf

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Recent Reviews:

  • Peter H
    Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Great experience
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 20th September 2018
    We took the electric railway journey to Laxey and wandered around to see the Laxey wheel, then we continued our journey up to Snaefell. It was cold and windy up top but there is an excellent cafe... Read full review
  • Clembat
    Workington, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Great views
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 20th September 2018
    Took a return trip to Ramsey and back from Douglas. It was my husbands first trip to the island and this was a relaxing way of seeing some of the island without having to drive. Fantastic views and a... Read full review
  • Denise E
    Scarborough, United Kingdom
    A Wonderful Trip
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 19th September 2018
    The Electric Tram runs every half hour to the top of Snaefell, the highest point on the island.. On a clear day views of Wales, Scotland and Ireland can be seen from the Summit whilst there are also... Read full review

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