Travel to Chepstow Castle by train

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Nearest Station: Chepstow

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7min walk - view map


Just a few minutes walk away from Chepstow train station is this magnificent 600 year old clifftop fortress. 

Set above the River Wye, this is one of the first Norman strongholds in Wales making it the castle to visit for history fans.

Find out more about Chepstow Castle and its history by visiting the Cadw website.


We've teamed up with Cadw to offer our rail users 2 for 1 entry to their historic sites.

With a valid same-day rail ticket, you and a plus one will get 2 entry tickets for the price of 1*, so why not plan a trip to Chepstow Castle and take the train to get there.

*Terms and Conditions apply.

  • See the T&Cs:
    • You’ll need to show your Transport for Wales train ticket, valid for a journey taking place on the same day that you visit the Cadw attraction. The 2-for-1 offer is available at Cadw sites where you pay for entry, and you’ll need to redeem it on the same day that you purchase your entry ticket. Your TfW ticket must be valid to the nearest station which serves the attraction you're choosing to visit.
    • Please note that this offer will end on 31 May 2024.
    • You can view further information on the terms and conditions on the Cadw website.