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Corris Railway

  • Machynlleth
  • Indoor
  • Ages 4+
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Attraction Information

The Corris Railway was the first narrow Gauge railway in Mid-Wales, built in 1859.
The train runs almost every weekend, with other periods of availability during the summer, but it's always best to call ahead if you're making a special trip. The round trip taking 50 minutes, including a guided tour of the 133-year old engine shed and workshops at Maespoeth. No single tickets are issued as under planning requirements all journeys must start and end at Corris Station.
Passenger services will be steam-hauled whenever possible, but this cannot be guaranteed. Please phone on the day to check which locomotive will be operating.
Their trains include provision for the carriage of wheelchair passengers and those with reduced mobility, as does the Museum and Ticket Office. Well behaved dogs are welcome and are carried on the train at the discretion of the train crew.

Opening hours

Train runs on selected dates between March and December with full schedule available on their website Museum is open from 10.30 AM and 5 PM on train open days


Adults £6 Child £3 Seniors £5.50 Family (2 & 2) £15 Museum admission free to all!

Travel & Contact Information


Station Yard, Corris, Machynlleth, Powys, SY20 9SH, Wales

Phone number

01654 761303



Click here to visit Corris Railway's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite.

No, there are no toilets available.

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

Corris Railway has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

Yes, snacks are available.

Yes, Corris Railway is wheelchair friendly.

No, Corris Railway have stated they are not pushchair friendly.

Corris Railway has not told us if they are dog friendly.

Additional Info

Anything else I should know?

There is an onsite shop

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