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Dalmellington Road


Patna, nr Ayr

Ayrshire, KA6 7JH

From Ayr, take the A713 towards Dalmellington. The Scottish Industrial Railway Centre is located at Dunaskin, Waterside, between Patna and Dalmellington, 10 miles from the A77. Look out for the two big chimneys, and you're there !

By car

The Scottish Industrial Railway Centre  Dunaskin, Dalmellington Road (A713), Waterside, Patna, nr Ayr, KA6 7JH.


NOTE - Google maps incorrectly shows our post code as KA6 7JF - it is in fact KA6 7JH


Admission to the site is by ticket purchased at the start of your visit. This gives access to all the attractions and unlimited rides on the Brake Van.

We can cater for disabled groups by prearrangement. To avoid disappointment, please call the following number - 01292-269260

Adult : £7.00      

Children aged 4 and over : £4.00

Children aged three and under : FREE

Family (Two adults and three children) : £18.00

Free Parking

By bus

From Ayr Bus Station, take the Stagecoach 52 to Dalmellington. The nearest stop is right at our road end, at Dunaskin, only two minutes walk from the Scottish Industrial Railway Centre.

By rail

ScotRail runs frequent trains to Ayr from Glasgow, Kilmarnock, Stranraer and Girvan. From Ayr, take the Stagecoach bus number 52 to Dalmellington fom Burns Statue Square, just outside Ayr Railway Station.

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Written correspondence to : Ayrshire Railway Preservation Group, 8 Burnside Place, Troon, Ayrshire, KA10 6LZ

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The Scottish Industrial Railway Centre is operated by volunteers from the Ayrshire Railway Preservation Group, Charity Number SC 016127.

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(page updated 04th May 2019)