The Train Journey

b_800_600_0_00_images_journey_station.jpgMost of our passengers begin their journey at either Gilfach Ddu station, in Padarn Country Park or at Llanberis Station, now that the line has been extended. As it’s been our traditional terminus, we’ll start the journey at Gilfach Ddu.

If you arrive by car, you will find plenty of parking in the pay and display car park operated by Gwynedd Council. This serves the railway, the slate museum and several other attractions in Padarn Country Park. Before you make your way to the station, take a moment to think if you were here 200 years ago, you would be standing in the middle of the lake, as the whole of the car park and the area known as Gilfach Ddu is reclaimed land as a result of the quarry tipping slate waste into the only available space at the time, the lake. Would that be allowed today?

Tickets for the train ride are sold in the Station Building, as is a range of gifts,books, souvenirs and refreshments.

View Panorama Information

Read more...

Ticket Booking
Events

Guidebook

 

Timetable

 ◄◄  ◄  ►►  ► 
June 2017
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
1
Date :  01 June 2017
2
Date :  02 June 2017
3
Date :  03 June 2017
4
Date :  04 June 2017
5
Date :  05 June 2017
6
Date :  06 June 2017
7
Date :  07 June 2017
8
Date :  08 June 2017
9
Date :  09 June 2017
10
Date :  10 June 2017
11
Date :  11 June 2017
12
Date :  12 June 2017
13
Date :  13 June 2017
14
Date :  14 June 2017
15
Date :  15 June 2017
16
Date :  16 June 2017
17
Date :  17 June 2017
19
Date :  19 June 2017
20
Date :  20 June 2017
21
Date :  21 June 2017
22
Date :  22 June 2017
23
Date :  23 June 2017
24
Date :  24 June 2017
25
Date :  25 June 2017
26
Date :  26 June 2017
27
Date :  27 June 2017
28
Date :  28 June 2017
29
Date :  29 June 2017
30
Date :  30 June 2017

Facebook
Twitter
Trip Advisor