Timetable and Fares

Timetable

This Timetable is only applicable on Standard Steam & Diesel Operating dates. Special Events may have a different timetable in place. Please click here to view special events.

Trains run between Rowsley South and Matlock Platform 2, calling at Darley Dale.

Please see below for our standard timetables, these correspond to the colour of the operating dates.

Green Steam Timetable
Rowsley South (Depart)11:0013:0015:00
Darley Dale (Arrive)11:0613:0615:06
Darley Dale (Depart)11:1513:1515:15
Matlock Platform 2 (Arrive)11:3013:3015:30
Matlock Platform 2 (Depart)11:4013:4015:40
Darley Dale (Arrive)12:1214:1216:12
Darley Dale (Depart)12:2014:2516:15
Rowsley South (Arrive)12:2614:3116:21

Blue Diesel Timetable
Rowsley South Depart11:0013:0015:00
Darley Dale Arrive11:0513:0515:05
Darley Dale Depart11:1513:1515:15
Matlock Arrive11:2513:2515:25
Matlock Depart11:4013:4015:40
Darley Dale Arrive12:1014:1016:10
Darley Dale Depart12:1514:2516:15
Rowsley South Arrive12:2014:3016:20

Fares

These Fares are only applicable on Standard Steam & Diesel Operating dates. Special Events may have different fares in place. Please click here to view special events.

HOW TO BUY TICKETS

  • Rowsley South Station Booking Office.
  • On the train by the Travelling Ticket Inspector.
  • Tickets are not available online for the regular service.
  • Payment can be made either by cash or card (excluding American Express).
Ticket TypeReturn/ Rover (Can be used all day)Single Journey (One way)
Adult£15.00£8.50
Senior Citizen (Age 66 and over)£10.00£8.00
All Children under 16FREEFREE

Children must be accompanied by a fare paying Adult/Senior Citizen. Unaccompanied children will be charged at the Senior Citizen rate.

OPERATING TIMETABLE: April 2022
Rowsley South (Depart)1100121413281442
Darley Dale (Arrive)1105121913331447
Darley Dale (Depart)1107122113351449
Matlock Platform 2 (Arrive)1122123613501504
Matlock Platform 2 (Depart)1132124614001514
Darley Dale (Arrive)1147130114151529
Darley Dale (Depart)1149130314171531
Rowsley South (Arrive)1154130814221536
Green Steam Timetable
Rowsley South (Depart)11:0013:0015:00
Darley Dale (Arrive)11:0613:0615:06
Darley Dale (Depart)11:1513:1515:15
Matlock Platform 2 (Arrive)11:3013:3015:30
Matlock Platform 2 (Depart)11:4013:4015:40
Darley Dale (Arrive)12:1214:1216:12
Darley Dale (Depart)12:2014:2516:15
Rowsley South (Arrive)12:2614:3116:21

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Discounts

Derbyshire Day Out Discounts

We have joined forces with other local attractions to give you a great Derbyshire Day Out with discounts!

Visitors with any of the below attraction entrance tickets purchased in 2024 receive the following admission prices at Peak Rail (One discount per transaction. Offers cannot be combined).

10% off all standard Adult/Senior Return or Single tickets. Please note – This offer is not valid for special events or experiences.

Present your Peak Rail ticket dated 2024 at the attractions below and receive the following offer:

Bakewell Old House Museum: £1.00 off adult tickets.
Birdswood Canal Boat Trips: Free hot drink during boat trip.
Buxton Crescent Experience: 10% off tours plus Buxton Winter Warmer – 15% off tours & free hot drink (valid 04/11/24 – 16/02/25 – excluding special events).
Creswell Crags: 10% off cave tours.
Cromford Mill: 10% off guided and audio tours (Entry into the Mill is free, 10% off is to the Arkwright Experience, Tours, and the Visitor Centre).
Great British Car Journey: £2.00 off all admission tickets.
Masson Mills: Complimentary hot drink.
National Stone Centre: 2 for 1 on hot drinks in the cafe.
Peak District Mining Museum: £1.00 off adult tickets or £3.00 off family tickets (2 adults and 3 children).
Poole’s Cavern: 10% discount on walk up tickets during non peak times (so excluding Easter, and Summer half terms, summer holidays, 24th July to 3rd September and Autumn half terms).
Wirksworth Heritage Centre: £1.00 off all adult tickets.
Crich Tramway Village: Discounted admission – £19.50 Adult/Senior and £47.50 Family (2 Adults & 3 Children) (One discount per transaction may be used against reciprocal tickets. Offers cannot be combined, These discounted tickets do not offer 12 months free return and must be purchased on arrival.)

Transpeak Buses

 

 

Save 10% off all standard Adult/Senior Return or Single tickets, with a valid Transpeak bus ticket dated the same day. Please note – This offer is not valid for special events or experiences. Offer expires on the 3rd November 2024.

Heritage Railway Association

Heritage Railway Association ‘Privilege Pass’ holders are entitled to a 50% discount on Standard Day Rover/Return tickets only. ‘Privilege Pass’ holders are not entitled to any discount on special events or experiences unless stated on the Event page.

Peak Railway Association Members

PRA Members are entitled to a 25% discount on standard Adult/Senior Return or Single tickets