Lydford – visit by train and bus

9th August, 2022

Lydford – visit by train and bus

Visit the historic village of Lydford to discover its castle, delicious local food and famous Lydford Gorge. It’s easy by train and onward bus. Take the Dartmoor Line from Exeter to Okehampton, then hop on the 118 Rail Link bus right outside the railway station. PLACES TO EXPLORE In our video, Aya and Charlie enjoy […]

8th August, 2022

Plymouth Fireworks – go by train on Wednesday 17 August

Beat the traffic and travel to and from the British Firework Championships in Plymouth on Wednesday 17 August by train this year – made even easier with a later train through Cornwall and additional trains to Gunnislake and Newton Abbot. Spectacular pyrotechnics will illuminate Plymouth Sound as six top firework companies battle it out. This […]

4th August, 2022

Okehampton Show – get there by train

It’s the Okehampton Show on Thursday 11th August! Attractions include prize winning animals, delicious local food & drink, shopping, displays and children’s entertainment. Buy an Off-Peak Day Return to Okehampton and then take a short 13-minute walk to the town centre where you can catch a free bus to the show. This bus will start […]

3rd August, 2022

Summer at Cotehele – get there by train

There is so much going on at Cotehele this summer! From live music to pond dipping, Cotehele has a summer schedule that the whole family will love. Get there by taking the scenic Tamar Valley Line from Plymouth to Calstock and then it’s a picturesque 1.2 mile walk to Cotehele.   What’s on Note – Once you’ve […]

1st August, 2022

Visit Ilfracombe by train & bus

Visit Ilfracombe and discover its famous beaches and coves, historic harbour and great local food. It’s easy by train and onward bus. Take the scenic Tarka Line from Exeter to Barnstaple, then hop on the 21 bus opposite the railway station. PLACES TO EXPLORE In our video, we enjoyed some delicious fish and Chips from […]