The Cholsey & Wallingford  Railway

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

Timetable: Our timetable may vary depending on the service we are operating, our standard timetable is below:


Wallingford: 11.00 12.30  14.00  15.30 

Cholsey:        11.30  13:00  14.30  16.00 (No return possible on the 16.00)  
Exclusive use of table of up to 4 passengers - £24
Exclusive use of compartment of 6 (6 adults or 4 adults and 4 children) - £40
Adult £12, Child (3 - 18) £5 (unreserved seating)
Note: For operational reasons, on train pre-booked catering is not available for individual Adult/Children tickets, please book a table/compartment

A round trip from Wallingford to Cholsey and return takes around 40 - 45 mins.


Amwell Springs Ale Train

Saturday 14th May - 7pm

Departing from our Victorian canopy, we will make two return trips on the line.  Our guest brewer, Amwell Springs, will explain how beer is made, whilst you sample a range of beers.  A selection of ales will be available for sale on the train.  Beer £3 per pint in advance (£4 on the day).  Tickets cost £20 each, £70 per table of 4 and include a sample of at least a pint.

Why not add an Amwell ale sausage roll or scotch egg as the perfect accompaniment to your beer? (£3.50 each) Handmade by Little Artichoke in Cholsey.

Hot Rods Visit / Tea and cake Trains

Sunday 22nd May

Come and see some fantastic cars on display at Wallingford Station, cars will be on display from 10am until 12 noon.  In the afternoon enjoy our fantastic tea and cake trains.


Jubilee Bank Holiday

Friday 3rd and Saturday 4th June 

Celebrate Her Majesty's Jubilee weekend on the Bunkline.

Ale and Vintage Engines

Saturday 18th June

A visit of traction engines of all shapes and sizes and local ales from Amwell Spring.

Pie and Mash Night

Saturday 18th June - 7pm departure

We have teamed up with Cholsey company 'The Little Artichoke' to offer a range of tasty pies. These will be served with mash, gravy and vegetables during the journey.

Local ales and wine can be pre-ordered, and will also be available to buy onboard the train. Arrive at 6.30pm when our bar will be open ahead of a 7pm departure.

(Pie options- Steak & Ale, Chicken & Mushroom, Chicken & Mushroom Gluten Free, Ham & Leek, Roast vegetable (vegan). Pre-order beer £4, 175ml wine (red/white) £4, Wine (red/white) bottle £16, soft drink £2).  £25 per person


Father's Day Cream Teas

Sunday 19th June

Treat the whole family to our fantastic Cream Teas on board our 12:30pm and 3:30pm trains.

Father's Day and Cakes 

Sunday 19th June

Treat the whole family to a trip on the bunkline with the added option of Tea, Coffee & Cake available for pre-booking.  Also on show are  a visit of traction engines of all shapes and sizes and local ales from Amwell Spring.

Cheese and Wine Train

Saturday 2nd July  - 7pm departure

Enjoy a cheese and wine tasting evening in association with Wallingford Producers Market.  You will be able to enjoy a range of local cheeses, and these will be paired with wines from Pierre LeVin.  Tickets £30 per head including cheese and wine tasting. On train bar selling beer, wine and soft drinks.