The Bunk Line - Home of the Cholsey and Wallingford Railway Preservation Society 


Wallingford: 11.05  12.05  13.05  14.05  15.05  16.05
Cholsey:        11.35  12.35  13.35  14.35  15.35  16.35  

Spooky Halloween Trains
- 28 & 29 October 2017
Gifts for children aged 1-7 distributed by the Witches of Wallingford. The Witch's grotto will be in the brake coach. Are you brave enough to face the Witches of Wallingford so close to all Hallows eve!

Santa Specials
- *2 & 3, 9 & 10, 16 & 17, 23 December 2017
At the Cholsey & Wallingford Railway we celebrate the festive season in a family friendly way. Father Christmas and Mother Christmas are onboard every train with gifts for children up to 8 years. 
*Please note: Santa specials end with the 15.05 service, there is no 16.05 service during Santa specials.

While we intend to operate as advertised, all services, events and fares may be altered due to prevailing circumstances. While we shall always try to give notice of any last minute changes this may not always be possible.


Mothering Sunday Specials - 26 March 2017 - TRAIN DEPARTED
Mothers travel half price when accompanied by a fare paying child. 

Easter weekend - 16 & 17 April 2017  - TRAINS DEPARTED
Enjoy a ride on a steam hauled train over the Easter weekend. Trains running Easter Sunday and Monday.

St George's Day - 23 April 2017 - TRAINS DEPARTED
Craft stalls on the station and trains.

Bank Holiday trains  - 30 April & 01 May 2017  - TRAINS DEPARTED
Steam hauled trains running to celebrate the bank holiday weekend.

Fish & Chip special - 27 May 2017 - TRAINS DEPARTED
Enjoy a fish and chip supper on-board. Pre-booking only. See details on left of screen.

Guinness Weekend
- 28 & 29 May 2017 - TRAINS DEPARTED
Grab yourself a pint of the black stuff from the Brake Coach Bar while travelling along 'The Bunk' behind one of our diesel locomotives that used to work at the Guinness Park Royal Brewery.  (other drinks available from the bar/'Guinness' is a trademark of DIAGEO GB).l

Senior Citizen Day
- 04 June 2017 - TRAINS DEPARTED
One Senior travels free with a full paying adult.

Fathers Day - 18 June 2017 - TRAINS DEPARTED
Fathers travel for half price when travelling with a fare paying child.

Transport Weekend - 1 & 2 July 2017
Look out for the transport and vehicle displays at Wallingford station. Keep an eye on our social media pages for updates on visiting vehicle displays closer to the time.
Mixed traction.

Fish & Chip special - 8 July 2017
Enjoy a fish and chip supper on-board. Pre-booking only. See details on left of screen.
Teddy Bears Weekend - 15 & 16 July 2017
Children travel for half fare when accompanied by a Teddy! 

EXTRA EVENT!    Curry / Fish & Chip special  - 4 August 2017
Enjoy a fish and chip or curry supper on-board. Pre-booking only. See details on left of screen.

Diesel Weekend
- 26, 27 & 28 August 2017
A weekend of Diesel haulage from our fleet of British Rail Class 08 shunting locomotives.
(Booking is required and places cost £15.00 for adults and £7.50 for children.
To book your cream tea or for more infomation please contact Pat Hatch, events co-ordinater, at

Singing Trains with BunkFest - 2 & 3 September 2017
Wallingfords premier festival of folk music, dancing and beer! Musicians will be on most of our trains and 'Bunk Ale' will be available from the brake coach bar.

Agatha Christie Weekend- 9 & 10 September 2017
As part of celebrating the famous author's links with Cholsey and Wallingford, enjoy a ride on one of our heritage trains.

Fish & Chip special  - 16 September 2017
Enjoy a fish and chip supper on-board. Pre-booking only. See details on left of screen.- 

1940's Weekend
- 7 & 8  October 2017
Living History displays, War-time vehicles and other 1940s displays around the Wallingford station site. This was one of our most popular events of 2016, be sure to check out this years trip back to the 40s. - New displays and attractions for this years event!!!