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Wirksworth Station
Wirksworth Station

Heritage trains between Duffield and Wirksworth in the Derbyshire Peak District.

Facilities

  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Operator

WyvernRail PLC

Address

Wirksworth Station, Station Road Coldwell Street Wirksworth Derbyshire DE4 4FB

  • 01629 823 076
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Open days

Sat-Sun & BHol 15 Feb-Nov. Also Tue Apr-Oct; Daily (except Wed) 18-23 Feb, 7-19 Apr, 23-31 May; Thu 28 May-Sep, 29 Oct; Fri 8, 29 May, Jul-4 Sep, 30 Oct. Santas in Dec.

Travel

By Bus: TrentBarton 6.1

By Rail: Duffield / 50 yards

The Railway is a community-owned and locally-managed venture to reopen and operate the railway between Wirksworth and Duffield in Derbyshire.

We operate tourist passenger services between Wirksworth and Duffield (8.5 miles) and Ravenstor (½ mile up a 1 in 27 incline) using Diesel Multiple Units and steam on special days.

The section of line between Idridgehay and Duffield opened in April 2011, a culmination of 10 years hard work on the part of our dedicated volunteer force.

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