Dartmouth Steam Railway & River Boat Company

Opening Hours








10am - 6pm

10am - 6pm

10am - 6pm

10am - 6pm

10am - 6pm



Dartmouth River Boats operate on the River Dart offering daily scheduled services to the historic town of Totnes (nine miles upriver). 1-hour circular river cruises operate daily from Dartmouth plus regular services to the village of Dittisham.  The Round Robin is an award-winning full day excursion – a steam train journey, ferry crossing, river cruise and bus ride. This ticket is a favourite with all ages where you can just sit back and enjoy the scenery. There are many different options available each day so you can choose the itinerary that suits you best, spending time exploring the towns along the way.

Other trips include:-

Sea Train Adventure: An all day excursion from Torquay or Brixham 

Salcombe Voyage: A full day excursion from Dartmouth to Salcombe

Steam & Cruise: A fascinating excursion combining the Paignton-Kingswear steam trains both ways, ferry across the River Dart and a 1-hr circular cruise on the River Dart

Dartmouth-Totnes cruise: Nine-mile cruise on the River Dart between Dartmouth and Totnes

Dartmouth Coastal Cruise: Taking you outside the estuary and along the coast towards Start Point

Footplate Experience: A unique experience – join the driver and fireman on the footplate of the locomotive

Paddle steamer Kingswear Castle: The last coal fired paddle steamer carrying passengers in the UK

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