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Gather your group and climb aboard for an outing with a difference!

Here at Bodmin Railway we can offer ticket savings on group bookings, educational visits, coach tours and cruise tours.




Group Visits

We are delighted to offer special visits for pre-booked groups of eight people or more, which can be tailored to your requirements and budget. Get in touch to discuss how we can make your visit an unforgettable journey back in time to the glorious era of steam.

Make your group visit extra special

Great news! Travelling as a pre-booked group provides a discount on your ticket price for our standard train services and includes reserved seating.

Discounts are available for pre-booked groups of eight or more people. Contact us to discuss rates. As well as discount on Event Trains for 12 or more people.

Parking for coaches can be reserved at Bodmin General by pre-arrangement and groups arriving from the national rail network may join our trains at Bodmin Parkway.

Catering: Delicious, locally sourced Cornish Cream Teas or Afternoon Cream Tea Boxes can be arranged for group bookings at the Cornish Rail Coffee Co Café. Other food and drink options, such as pasty’s or bacon rolls and a selection of beverages are available at our Cornish Rail Coffee Co Café. We are delighted to cater to most dietary requirements with advance notice, including gluten free and vegan options. Please contact us to discuss your catering and dietary requirements. We also are delighted to announce we have a working bar on-board which can be available for large group bookings.

To plan your visit, please get in touch via email ([email protected]) with a desired day of travel, departure time, rough numbers and any additional catering options you may wish to have. We will take it from there.

Educational Visits

Students of all ages will benefit from a visit to Bodmin General, and we can cover a wide range of subjects from history to engineering.

We offer a special price for our all-line journey’s and single line journeys, for schools, local community groups and colleges. Please get in touch to discuss these prices. We also run a special Santa Train for schools during the earlier weeks in December, including a single branch line ride for your school children along with Santa! Get in touch to find out our dates for this years Santa School Trains.

If you are interested in booking a group visit for schools please get in touch via email on ‘[email protected]’.

If you wish to have a full day out, why not ask us about a joint visit with our neighbours at Bodmin Keep for a WW1 Trench or WW2 Evacuee Experience? Click here to visit the Cornwall’s Regimental Museum website.

Ready to plan your visit?

Get in touch!

If you have questions or would like to discuss your requirements, please get in touch, we will be delighted to assist you. You can contact us during usual office hours, by telephone: 01208 73555 or email: [email protected]