Fish n' Ale Supper Trains 2017

Selected Saturday evenings July & August 2017

0435 Fish n Ale Train web

After the daytime standard service, the Gwili Railway is running the popular Fish n' Ale trains. Our Heritage Diesel Railcar, the Scenic Explorer will run on selected Saturday evenings in July and August with on board real-ale bar.

As the train makes its away through the picturesque Carmarthenshire countryside you can enjoy traditional fish (or sausage) and chips, freshly cooked at a local Cafe and delivered directly to your train seat.  Purchase soft drinks or real ale from the on board bar and relax and enjoy an evening on the Fish n' Ale train.

The ideal end to a summer's day exploring the delights of West Wales.



Saturday July 22nd & 29th 2017

Saturday August 5th, 12th, 19th & 26th 2017

Trains depart Bronwydd Station:

18.00, 19.30

Please arrive 15 minutes before departure to allow time for parking, to get to the platform and board the train.

Trains return to Bronwydd Arms Station

18.40, 20.10 approx

Pre-booking advised. Book your tickets in advance and your pre-booked meal will be ready for the train time you specified. Phone the Railway to book 01267 238213.

Passengers turning up on the night will only be able to purchase Food & Fare tickets subject to availability and may have to wait for a later train for their meal. Those travelling on the early train can stay aboard and enjoy more than one round trip.

Ticket prices (include rail fare and meal)

  • Adult Fish & Chips £16.50
  • Adult Sausage & Chips £14.50
  • Child Fish OR Sausage & Chips £8

GRPS members can purchase tickets at a discounted rate, please phone the office to book 01267 238213.


Standard Tickets

If you wish to ride the train without ordering a meal, you can buy tickets on the evening from the ticket office, subject to availability. Standard fares apply:

Adult £11, Senior £10, Child £5, Family £27.50.

No other concessions; Sorry no dogs except service  dogs.

Booking Conditions

  • Food & Fare tickets to be paid for in full on booking.
  • No refunds given for passenger non-attendance.
  • Alterations to food orders can only be accommodated up to 5 days before the Fish n' Ale train date selected and are subject to a £2.50 charge. Please phone the office 01267 238213 if required.
  • Alterations to food orders cannot be made on the night as the Fish and Chip Shop has to be notified of all orders, in advance.

Food allergies and intolerances

Please let us know of any food allergies or intolerances you or your guests may have when booking. We are keen to accommodate alternative diets whenever possible. Please phone or email your requirements 01267 238213 or email us using the Contact Form.

The Gwili Railway can accept no liability for failure to operate advertised services or attractions. Information correct at time of publishing.  In exceptional circumstances it may be necessary to cancel services.


Gwili Steam Railway, Bronwydd Arms Station, Bronwydd Arms, Carmarthen, SA33 6HT. Tel (01267) 238213 (Mon-Fri-10am-4pm)