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Caledonian Railway

Caledonian Railway, Brechin


Caledonian Railway run steam and diesel hauled trains along the 4 mile branch line between the town of Brechin to the countryside stop of Bridge of Dun, which dates back to 1848.

The railway runs a variety of weekly and themed events throughout the year. So sit back, relax and watch the world go by from the comfort of their heritage trains hauled by both steam and diesel locomotives.

The Whistle Stop Cafe, situated on Platform 1 of Brechin Station, serves light lunches and delicious home baking during the week, with the addition of hearty cooked breakfasts at the weekend.

Opening Times

Caledonian Railway is open on selected dates throughout the year. Please refer to their website for full details.


ParkingAccessible parking drop-offAccessible toiletsWiFi available

Caledonian Railway


The Station
Park Road


Dog Friendly

Dog Friendly

Dogs are welcome in The Whistle Stop and onboard our daytime trains. Dogs must be kept under control, on a lead and on the floor at all times.

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