Launceston Steam Railway

Welcome to the Launceston Steam Railway - a narrow gauge steam railway running from the historic Cornish town of Launceston, through the glorious Kensey Valley, to the hamlet of Newmills.

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  • Five mile round trip along the old North Cornwall Railway
  • All trains hauled by Victorian Steam Locomotives from the Welsh mountain railways
  • Explore the Vintage Transport and Machinery in the museum at Launceston Station
  • Visit the Café for Cream Teas, and Hot & Cold Refreshments
  • Browse in the well stocked Bookshop and Giftshop
  • Use the trains to take children to the Newmills Farm Park, a popular separate attraction alongside Newmills Station.
  • Discover the part-buried remains of Launceston's lost Priory
  • Combine your visit with a look around Launceston, the rather curious town built around a Norman castle.
  • Tickets valid for unlimited travel on day of issue. Family discount tickets available.
  • Home of 'The Railway Rabbits' book series
  • Stay a while in our new Holiday Cottage


Wet or dry Launceston and the Steam Railway make a great day out!


Website last updated: 6th February 2015


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