Day out with Thomas™

Join Thomas, the number one blue engine, at the South Devon Railway for a train ride unlike any other. Thomas has come all the way from the Island of Sodor for a day of family fun. The Fat Controller will also be on hand to make sure that Thomas is being a really useful engine.

19th to 21st October 2019


Day Out With Thomas™ is an event the whole family can enjoy, as you take a train ride with Thomas, say hello to The Fat Controller, enjoy re-enactments of classic Thomas stories and much more.

– Trains between Buckfastleigh, Staverton and Totnes all day
– Rides behind Thomas and other engines
– Imagination Station with Thomas storytelling
– See and cuddle friendly animals at the Totnes Rare Breeds Farm
– Discover Dartmoor Otters & Buckfast Butterflies
– Vintage bus rides
– Vintage fairground rides

There’s so much to see and do at the South Devon Railway’s brilliant Day Out With Thomas!

Thomas Re-enactments take place at times throughout the day at Buckfastleigh.

Please start your day at Buckfastleigh station, TQ11 0DZ, just off the A38, midway between Exeter and Plymouth. There’s free car parking at the station.

You will be able to check in and receive your Day Out With Thomas™ wristband before entering the site or riding on the trains.

It’s fantastic value! One ticket covers everything, including all trains, entry to the Rare Breeds Farm at Totnes, and entry to Buckfast Butterflies & Dartmoor Otters at Buckfastleigh!


(Please note you must have a ticket to gain entry to the station site and museum)

Ticket prices 2019:
Adults £22,
Children (age 2-15) £17
Seniors £21
Family (2 adults and 2 children) £70
Children (Age 0-2) Free.

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