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what a great place for all

When you think that this railway was taken out of passenger service some50 or so years ago and now... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Colin J
Hallowen visit

We had a wonderful time visiting this charming little railway at this spooky time! Wonderful for... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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Station Road | Station Approach, Chinnor OX39 4ER, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

When you think that this railway was taken out of passenger service some50 or so years ago and now look at it Their extension into Princes Risborough is a work of art for all volunteers to have completed A must place to visit

1  Thank Colin J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful time visiting this charming little railway at this spooky time! Wonderful for children and adults too! The staff make extra special efforts to insure everyone is having a great time a must at hallowen!!!

1  Thank sarahjarvis99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I may be biased ( steam buff...not an anorak) but my wife and I was driving back home from Hounslow on Sunday 21st and I decided to pop into Chinnor again ( last April) instead of going home on the M40 and treat ourselves to...More

3  Thank busterSolihull
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Coach trip to the Chinnor & Princes Risborough Railway. .What a lovely day, And the weather was great too. Easy to find, sign posted in Chinnor, to help you there may be a train coming and blowing her whistle. Ampule parking even on a Sunday....More

2  Thank 270Raymondo123
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Railway recently extended to mainline station at Princes Risborough, platform adjacent to Chiltern platform - lift available to other platforms. Your ticket allows all day travel. Hot drinks and snacks at seat service friendly and reasonable prices. Coffee is a filter bag and with biscuits,...More

4  Thank 5kas
Reviewed 7 October 2018

My wife was given afternoon tea on the Chinnor railway as a birthday gift. We arrived and when we got on the train we were given a table which was laid out with scones, cream, jam and butter and a "Happy birthday" banner on the...More

2  Thank Adrian G
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Went today with my father and experienced a cream tea whilst looking at the beautiful autumn colours from a wonderful train. The volunteers do such a good job and it was so well run. Most enjoyable would recommend

1  Thank biizylizzy
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Spend a lovely evening doing an eight round quiz,drinking wine and eating fish and chips .Thoroughly recommended

1  Thank mandykin
Reviewed 30 September 2018

What a great few hours taking our 5 year old Grandson on the steam train ride from Chinnor to Princes Risborough, he loved it so much asked if we could go on it again, so we did, he loved the huge teddy bears and sat...More

1  Thank Maureen B
Reviewed 28 September 2018

I booked this Cream Tea and Steam Train trip for my husband's birthday for Sunday 16 Sept. The staff were wonderful and they had decorated our area with birthday banners, presented him with a card, sang happy birthday to him, and give him a little...More

1  Thank Nicola74Kent
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Sarah T
17 August 2018|
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Response from Michael H | Reviewed this property |
Sarah, Yes. This is from their site: 'Well behaved pet dogs are always made welcome and they TRAVEL FREE on daytime service trains in the non-dining sections of the trains. All we ask, please, is that you keep them on the... More
Colin B
8 August 2018|
Response from busterSolihull | Reviewed this property |
No . It is open Sunday. Time 11.00, 12.15, 13,30, 15,00, 16.30 Children for a £1.00 with a paying adult. Also the same next Thursday but time 10.30, 12.00, 13.45, 15.15 Hope this may be helpful Kind Regards Neil
29 April 2017|
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Response from Charles C | Property representative |
ChinnorPete has given some excellent information (thanks Pete) and you can see more on the website or General Enquiries (Daytime 10.00-17.00) on 07979 055366 are always very helpful. Worth mentioning that the few volunteers... More