Timetable 2018

Check the calendar below for the day of your visit and then consult the timetables below. There are two principal timetables, red and blue, with variations on the locomotives and carriages used, and catering options available.

 

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Red Background Red Timetable
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Dark Red Red Timetable with Drive-a-Train Experience Available
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Blue background Blue Timetable with two steam trains
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Dark Blue Blue Timetable with both Steam and Diesel Trains
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Yellow Special Event
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Green Days out with Thomas and Santa-by-Steam
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Circle Sunday Lunch and Afternoon Tea Train in operation
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Square Heritage GWR Steam auto train in operation
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Red Timetable
Buckfastleigh dep 10 45 12 15 2 15 3 45
Staverton dep 11 00 12 30 2 30 4 00
Totnes Riverside arr 11 15 12 45 2 45 4 15
           
Totnes Riverside dep 11 30 1 00 3 00 4 30
Staverton dep 11 40 1 10 3 10 4 40
Buckfastleigh arr 12 00 1 30 3 30 5 00

– On train buffet with snacks and drinks normally available on these trains.
– Every SDR train is planned to convey wheelchair-accessible coaches. Please contact us in advance of your visit to confirm arrangements and available space.

 

Red Timetable with Sunday Lunch Train and Afternoon Tea Train

Days shown in red with a circle background in the calendar.
 

Buckfastleigh dep 10 45 12 15 2 15 3 45
Staverton dep 11 00 12 30 2 30 4 00
Totnes Riverside arr 11 15 12 45 2 45 4 15
           
Totnes Riverside dep 11 30 1 00 3 00 4 30
Staverton dep 11 40 1 10 3 10 4 40
Buckfastleigh arr 12 00 1 30 3 30 5 00

– On train buffet with snacks and drinks normally available on these trains.
– The South Devon Limited – Sunday Lunch Train. Pre-booking essential.
– The South Devon Limited – Afternoon Tea Train. Pre-booking essential.
– Every SDR train is planned to convey wheelchair-accessible coaches. Please contact us in advance of your visit to confirm arrangements and available space.

 

Red Timetable with ‘Drive-a-Train’ Experience

Days shown in dark red in the calendar.
 

Buckfastleigh dep 10 45 12 15 2 15 3 45
Staverton dep 11 00 12 30 2 30 4 00
Totnes Riverside arr 11 15 12 45 2 45 4 15
           
Totnes Riverside dep 11 30 1 00 3 00 4 30
Staverton dep 11 40 1 10 3 10 4 40
Buckfastleigh arr 12 00 1 30 3 30 5 00

– On train buffet with snacks and drinks normally available on these trains.
Drive-a-Train Experience operates on these days – An ideal treat!
– Every SDR train is planned to convey wheelchair-accessible coaches. Please contact us in advance of your visit to confirm arrangements and available space.

 

Blue Timetable
RC
Buckfastleigh dep 10 00 10 45 11 30 12 15 1 00 2 15 3 00 3 45 4 30
Staverton dep 10 15 11 05 11 50 12 35 1 20 2 35 3 20 4 05 4 50
Totnes Riverside arr 10 30 11 20 12 05 12 50 1 35 2 50 3 35 4 20 5 05
                     
RC
Totnes Riverside dep 10 45 11 30 12 15 1 00 2 15 3 00 3 45 4 30 5 15
Staverton dep 10 55 11 45 12 30 1 15 2 30 3 15 4 00 4 45 5 28
Buckfastleigh arr 11 15 12 00 12 45 1 30 2 45 3 30 4 15 5 00 5 43

– On train buffet with snacks and drinks normally available on these trains.
RC – Operated by heritage diesel railcar affectionately known as the ‘bubblecar’.
– Every SDR train is planned to convey wheelchair-accessible coaches. Please contact us in advance of your visit to confirm arrangements and available space.

 

Blue Timetable with Sunday Lunch and Afternoon Tea Trains

Days shown in blue with a circle background in the calendar.
 

RC
Buckfastleigh dep 10 00 10 45 11 30 12 15 1 00 2 15 3 00 3 45 4 30
Staverton dep 10 15 11 05 11 50 12 35 1 20 2 35 3 20 4 05 4 50
Totnes Riverside arr 10 30 11 20 12 05 12 50 1 35 2 50 3 35 4 20 5 05
                     
RC
Totnes Riverside dep 10 45 11 30 12 15 1 00 2 15 3 00 3 45 4 30 5 15
Staverton dep 10 55 11 45 12 30 1 15 2 30 3 15 4 00 4 45 5 28
Buckfastleigh arr 11 15 12 00 12 45 1 30 2 45 3 30 4 15 5 00 5 43

– On train buffet with snacks and drinks normally available on these trains.
RC – Operated by heritage diesel railcar affectionately known as the ‘bubblecar’.
– The South Devon Limited – Sunday Luch Train. Pre-booking essential.
– The South Devon Limited – Afternoon Tea Train. Pre-booking essential.
– Every SDR train is planned to convey wheelchair-accessible coaches. Please contact us in advance of your visit to confirm arrangements and available space.

 

Blue Timetable with Diesel Train

Days shown in dark blue in the calendar.
 

D D D D D
Buckfastleigh dep 10 00 10 45 11 30 12 15 1 00 2 15 3 00 3 45 4 30
Staverton dep 10 15 11 05 11 50 12 35 1 20 2 35 3 20 4 05 4 50
Totnes Riverside arr 10 30 11 20 12 05 12 50 1 35 2 50 3 35 4 20 5 05
                     
D D D D D
Totnes Riverside dep 10 45 11 30 12 15 1 00 2 15 3 00 3 45 4 30 5 15
Staverton dep 10 55 11 45 12 30 1 15 2 30 3 15 4 00 4 45 5 28
Buckfastleigh arr 11 15 12 00 12 45 1 30 2 45 3 30 4 15 5 00 5 43

– On train buffet with snacks and drinks normally available on these trains.
D – Operated by heritage diesel locomotive.
– Every SDR train is planned to convey wheelchair-accessible coaches. Please contact us in advance of your visit to confirm arrangements and available space.

 

Branch Line Days – Blue Timetable with Auto Train

Days shown in blue with a square background in the calendar.
 

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Buckfastleigh dep 10 00 10 45 11 30 12 15 1 00 2 15 3 00 3 45 4 30
Staverton dep 10 15 11 05 11 50 12 35 1 20 2 35 3 20 4 05 4 50
Totnes Riverside arr 10 30 11 20 12 05 12 50 1 35 2 50 3 35 4 20 5 05
                     
A A A A A
Totnes Riverside dep 10 45 11 30 12 15 1 00 2 15 3 00 3 45 4 30 5 15
Staverton dep 10 55 11 45 12 30 1 15 2 30 3 15 4 00 4 45 5 28
Buckfastleigh arr 11 15 12 00 12 45 1 30 2 45 3 30 4 15 5 00 5 43

– On train buffet with snacks and drinks normally available on these trains.
A – Operated by heritage GWR steam auto train.
– Every SDR train is planned to convey wheelchair-accessible coaches. Please contact us in advance of your visit to confirm arrangements and available space.

Special Event Days

Days shown in yellow in the calendar.
 
Please see our Special Events pages for more details.

Days Out with Thomas, Santa-by-Steam

Days shown in green in the calendar.
 
Please see our Thomas and Santa-by-Steam pages for more details.