Isle of Man Bus and Rail, Douglas
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Operating since 1874, Isle of Man Bus and Rail tours the Manx countryside. A one-way ride between Douglas and Port Erin on this preserved railway offers an hour of Victorian charm. Aboard the rehabbed carriages, you’ll travel through stations where you can exit the train and explore sights, such as the Nautical Museum, the Ancient Capital Castletown, and Rushen Abbey. Near Port Erin are beaches and the Port Erin Railway Museum. Consider purchasing a Heritage Explorer Ticket so that you can exit and enter the train without purchasing a new ticket at each stop. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Isle of Man Bus and Rail by using our Douglas family vacation planner.
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  • We went all over and it was great. Would definitely recommend. Good fun for all the family. It took you to places that you would never get to see. 
  • There's a good modern local bus service to most parts of the island so getting around is easy and reasonably priced. Service buses regularly pop in to the airport on their way past so no need for expe...  more »
  • Buy a Go Explore card and travel on all modes of transport, even the horse-drawn tram for no additional cost. Just jump on a bus and go! The auto announcer on the bus works very well and even says "He...  more »