TARKA VALLEY RAILWAY
All Outside Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
Visitor shop and Information centre is accessible via a ramped walkway from the station platform.
Heritage rolling stock
On-Site café/restaurant at The Puffing Billy (this is a separate business to the Tarka Valley Railway - opening times vary)
Flat, level walking tarmac surface trackway.
Free car parking
On-site coach parking
Toilets (in Puffing Billy - opening times vary)
Tours and Demonstrations
Educational Visits Accepted (please book in advance)
Map & Directions
The Railway is situated on the main A386 Bideford to Torrington Road at the side of the Old Torrington Station which is now the 'Puffing Billy', a licensed cafe.
Public Transport Directions
Buses stop directly outside. Services 5B and 75 from Barnstaple via Bideford on a 30 minute frequency.
The nearest rail station is Umberleigh on the Barnstaple to Exeter line.
Designated parking provided for guests with disabilities
Drop-off point for guests immediately outside the main entrance
Route from the parking area to the nearest public entrance is:
Flat, ie. without steps
Public toilet - only available if the Puffing Billy is open - suitable for visitors who use a wheelchair.
Seating available throughout the attraction at appropriate intervals, for visitors with limited mobility
TVR accept no liability for changing information accuracy, either for its own business or of those detailed above.