Visiting the Bodmin & Wenford Railway by car is easy!
Bodmin General is the ONLY station that has car parking facilities for our passengers. This FREE car park is sited directly adjacent to the station and available for the exclusive use of our own visitors and staff.
There are also two Cornwall-Council managed Pay & Display car parks within a 10-15 walk of the station.
At certain special events, the car park is closed.
'Blue badge' holders can park on the station forecourt, immediately at the front of the station, with level access through the Booking Hall and onto the platform.
There is NO vehicular access or parking at both Colesloggett Halt and Boscarne Junction stations.
The car park at Bodmin Parkway is managed by First Great Western Trains Limited and for the use of main line travellers only. Charges apply at this car park.
At Bodmin General Station, the original station building houses Ladies and Gents toilets. Although they have been modernized and refurbished internally, these are in the same locations as the original toilets which were in use during Great Western Railway and British Railways days. There is also a new separate wheelchair accessible toilet, with baby changing facilities, situated directly adjacent to the Gents. These toilets are open to railway visitors on all train operating days.
There are no toilet facilities at both Colesloggett Halt and Boscarne Junction stations.
The toilets at Bodmin Parkway station are managed by First Great Western Trains Limited, which are normally open each day and available for use by Bodmin & Wenford Railway customers if required.
Available within the wheelchair accessible toilet at Bodmin General Station
There is Steamers Cafe at Bodmin General Station - open on all train operating days – serving a good variety of hot and cold drinks, Cornish Pasties, sausage rolls, freshly cut sandwiches, cakes, snacks and sweets. There is seating available inside and outside the cafe for customers.
Along the platform, towards the signalbox, you will find a small Picnic Area, should you choose to bring your own food and drink with you during your visit.
At Bodmin Parkway Station, the old Signalbox on the Down platform has been converted to a Café, which is operated by the Bodmin & Wenford Railway, providing a valuable service to main line travellers, but also to walkers and our own passengers. The Signalbox Cafe serves a range of hot and cold food, snacks and non-alcoholic drinks. A warm welcome is guaranteed……and the home made cakes have to be tasted to be believed!
There are no catering facilities at both Colesloggett Halt and Boscarne Junction stations.
The majority of our trains have a Buffet and Bar, serving hot and cold drinks, snacks, sweets and light refreshments.
There is a well stocked gift shop at Bodmin General Station, with a wide variety of items to suit every taste, including souvenirs of your visit to the railway and Cornwall, an impressive selection of railway-related mementoes as well as a comprehensive range of railway publications with a strong local interest.