CHOLSEY & WALLINGFORD RAILWAY

CHOLSEY & WALLINGFORD RAILWAY

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

Timetable for all services

Wallingford: 11.00  12.00  13.00  14.00  15.00  16.00   
Cholsey:        11.20  12.20  13.20  14.20  15.20  16.20   
Trains only run on the days listed below

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.

We are currently operating heritage diesel locomotives.  Our resident steam locomotive is currently away being overhauled, and its expected return has now been delayed until late-2019.



20th & 21 July - 60s Gala
An extra special event featuring a disco & period dress and some extra special .  Optional dress code of "60s faboulous" for a twist and shout!

25th & 26th August - Bank holiday running
Enjoy the last bank holiday of the summer with a trip on the Bunkline

31st August & 1st September - Bunkfest
Let the train take the strain and get you to Wallingford's premier festival of folk, dancing, dancing and beer! Musicians will be on the trains, and buskers at Wallingford Station.  Beer will be served on the trains and station (subject to license approval).
Late night services will once again run this year with late trains on Saturday evening and a later service on Sunday.

7th & 8th September - Agatha Christie Weekend
Agatha Christie is buried in St Mary's church, right by the line in Cholsey.  Wallingford Museum and other parts of the town and villages celebrate her life and works.

28th & 29th September - 1940s Weekend
One of the CWR's most popular themed events in 2018 and not to be missed with living history displays, "Talk's in the Toad", War time vehicles and other 1940s displays around the Station Site along with period dress and "vintage teas"

26th October - Hallowe'en Trains
Gifts for children aged 1 - 7 distributed by the 'Witch of Wallingford'.  Are you brave enough to face the Witch of Wallingford so close to All Hallows' Eve?

Santa Specials - "Save the Date!"
7th, 8th, 14th, 15th, 21st & 22nd December
Our Santa Specials run to a different timetable - look out for publicity later in the year