25th - 27th May
Teddy Bears Picnic
Welcome to the 2012 Timetable and Events page. As with previous years, we have a
number of Events and Gala's, details of which can be found below. New for 2012
the two Family fun weekends - June 2nd - June 4th and August 11th & 12th. With the
branch to Big Pit Halt in operation there is even more to do when visiting Blaenavon's
Heritage Railway. Click here for the list of 2012 events.
In the calendar below, dates in BOLD are special event dates. The
background for the date indicates which timetable is being used:
*Timetable to be advised
December - Santa Specials will operate on the following days (Timetable and pricing to be confirmed)
The 2012 fare structure now takes into account journeys to and from Big Pit Halt
as well as the "Mainline" Stations. As per previous years we have two fare structures,
Standard Fares and Event Fares. Please check the calendar above carefully
to see if the date of your visit coincides with an event as the ticket cost will
be different than the standard ticket price.
• Children aged under three travel FREE
• Children aged between 3 and 15 are eligable for the Child fare
• Those aged over 16 are charged at the full, Adult rate.
• Family tickets cover two adults and up to three children.
• Currently we have no facilities to take Credit or Debit Card
Our return tickets are all 'Pay once ride all day'
for the section of line indicated on the ticket.
* = Buy one get one free
** = Entry to the model show is covered by Platform Ticket Price
^ = Full Day Rover
For 2012, there are hree seperate timetables covering our standard running days
and special events. The timetables are colour-coded to match the calendar:
Please note: There is no service to Blaenavon High Level on this timetable.
June 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 23rd & 24th - July 7th & 8th - August 11th, 12th, 25th, 26th
Main Line - Whistle Inn - Furnace Sidings - Blaenavon High Level - Trains arrive
and depart from Furnace Sidings Platform 1
Big Pit Branch The following trains will arrive and depart from Furnace Sidings
The Pontypool and Blaenavon (1983) Ltd reserve the right to amend, change or cancel
the timetable or allocated motive power as circumstances dictate
Unless credited, photos are © Alistair Grieve
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Blaenavon Railway (1983) Ltd.
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