Arun Valley Line

Meander with the River Arun along the South Downs Way, past wetlands, thatched cottages and country pubs, to the sunny coastal gem of Littlehampton. Three stations in the South Downs National Park offer unparalleled access to the South Downs walks and wildlife. Explore the shops and galleries of Arundel with its imposing castle, cricket ground and gothic cathedral, before enjoying afternoon tea.
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Explore the Arun Valley Line



  • The Engine Shed at Ford for model railway fans
  • Ideal travel for Goodwood and Fontwell race-goers
  • Working narrow-gauge railway at Amberley Museum


Amberley Museum and Heritage Centre

Amberley Museum and Heritage Centre

A wonderful industrial museum set in the South Downs National Park. Traditional craftspeople, free narrow-gauge railway and histori bus service. A range of exhibits, nature trails, restaurant and more, with over 30 special events held throughout the year.
South Downs National Park

South Downs National Park

With over 3,300 km of paths, the South Downs National Park offers a diverse, breath-taking landscape. Its green rolling pastures, wide open spaces, ancient woodlands, river valleys and dramatic coastline truly encompass the National Park ethos. Amberley, Arundel and Pulborough stations offer unparalleled access to walks and bike rides, wildlife and heritage.
Harbour Park

Harbour Park

Splash land on the Log Flume or try favourites like the Dodgems and Ocean Coaster. Rides for younger children include a Giant Slide and Mini Car Circuit. Indoors offers soft play area and arcade games.
Download the guide

Download the PDF Guide

Use this guide and handy map to inspire and guide your visit to the Arun Valley

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Explore the Arun Valley railway line through the South Downs to the south coast.

Your colourful journey starts – at Three Bridges!

Three Bridges station underpass now houses a bright colourful mural, aimed at encouraging people to think about the journeys they’d like to make. Inspired by local school pupils ideas and [&hell...

Contact us

Rowena Tyler
Community Rail Line Officer (Arun Valley Line)
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