Toddington Station - GL54 5DT
Toddington Station is home to the Locomotive Departments and the North Gloucestershire Narrow Gauge Railway.
You can find details of how to reach us by road here.
If you wish to use public transport, there are details of services here.
Full details of accessibility to Toddington Station can be found in our Access Statement available here.
At Toddington there is a large, hard-surfaced and well lit car and coach park right next to our station building and other facilities. Please note that, for some special events, parking is in an adjacent field which has reinforced grass and chipping surfaces, and has direct access to the station. The management will not accept responsibility for any damage, accidents or losses.
If you haven't already bought your tickets on-line you'll find our booking office on Platform 1 where you can buy tickets to any of our stations.
Washrooms and Toilets
We have a modern toilet block close to the Flag and Whistle Cafe. There are facilities for nappy changing and an accessible toilet.
There is a GWR shop located on Platform 1 at Toddington Station. It is open on all operating days. The shop stocks a wide range of gifts and railway memorabilia.
The Flag and Whistle Café
Located at Toddington Station, the Flag & Whistle is a franchised café run by Lynne Tiddy and her enthusiastic team who are dedicated to offering Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway passengers a warm and friendly welcome, along with fresh homemade food and drinks. For more information, including opening times, click here.
What to See and Do at Toddington
Guided Tours of the Loco sheds
Guided tours (organised by the Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway Trust) are available on Tuesdays and Sundays at 11.40, 13.05 and 14.40 - terms and conditions apply. Meet at the GWRT Information Office opposite the Toddington station building. There is no admission charge but we do seek donations (suggested minimum £2 per person) via a bucket collection.
The Restoration & Archiving Trust operates three small displays of artefacts at Toddington Station. One is located in a former GWR Collett Brake Coach dating from 1935, and houses a display of memorabilia and early scenes of the railway. There is a small toy museum in the old Honeybourne Signalbox and another collection in the cabin on Toddington Platform 2. To find out more click here.
Demonstration Signal box
Make sure you visit the mini signal box on the far side of the car park between the locomotive yard viewing area and the Narrow Gauge Railway at Toddington and try your hand at being a signalman.
Yard Viewing Area
Visit our loco yard viewing area at the south end of the Toddington station complex. A gated access track near the south-west corner of the car park leads you from the car park, past the locomotive depot buildings and round to the yard area south of the depot. Bring your camera to take a shot or two of the locomotives in the yard. For more details click here.
Narrow Gauge Railway
The North Gloucestershire Railway Company operates the Toddington Narrow Gauge Railway which is co-located with the GWR, adjacent to Toddington Station. The 2 foot narrow-gauge line runs services on selected dates during the GWR operating season. For more information about the line and the full operating calendar and timetable please click here (Note: This link will take you to an external site run by the North Gloucester shire Railway Company).