Principal Fares

We’re pleased to tell you that we have been able to hold child train fares at 2017 prices for a third year. We have also frozen many of our single and return fares.


A return ticket between Totnes and Buckfastleigh (starting from either end), is normally valid ‘all-day’, for unlimited travel on SDR trains:

Adult £16.00
Child (age 0-2) Free
Child (age 3-15) £9.00
Senior Citizen (age 65+) £15.00
Family (2 adults + 2 children) £45.00
Dogs £1.00

Single and return fares between Totnes, Staverton and Buckfastleigh are also available.

The above tickets are valid for unlimited travel all-day on all ‘red’ and ‘blue’ days in the calendar, and most ‘yellow’ special event days.

Some special events attract different ticket prices, such as Days out with Thomas and Santa-by-Steam.

FREE car parking is available at Buckfastleigh Station.

Buy your Tickets Online.


3GA - Three Great Attractions

3 Great Attractions, One Amazing Day Joint Tickets

Great Value Joint Tickets for two or three attractions in one day!

Joint Tickets are available from our booking offices AND on our website for all-day unlimited travel on the South Devon Railway PLUS a visit to the Dartmoor Otters & Buckfast Butterflies (adjacent to Buckfastleigh Station) and/or Totnes Rare Breeds Farm (adjacent to Totnes Station).

  SDR +
Otters & Butterflies
SDR +
Totnes Rare Breeds Farm
SDR +
Otters & Butterflies
+ Totnes Rare Breeds
Adult £22.50 £21.50 £27.00
Child (0-2) Free Free Free
Child (3-15) £14.00 £13.50 £18.50
Senior Citizen (65+) £20.50 £20.00 £24.50
Family (2A+2C) £64.50 £62.00 £79.50

Special fares are available for groups of 10 or more visitors booking together, schools, clubs, etc.

Special fares are also available for disabled visitors and essential carers.

Buy your Tickets Online.