Lydney can be reached by road from the A48 running from Gloucester and Chepstow where you can access the M5 and M4.
Lydney railway station is located on the Gloucester - Newport line. Arriva Trains Wales  operates hourly services from Cheltenham Spa-Maesteg/Cardiff Central. CrossCountry also operate the Cardiff Central-Nottingham route via Birmingham New Street, which runs six times daily from Monday - Saturday.
There are a number of bus service from Lydney Bus Station linking Lydney with local towns and villages, as well as to Gloucester and Chepstow.
Visit the Dean Forest Railway  which is based at the Norchard Steam Centre, on the B4234 Forest Road between Lydney and Whitecroft, about 9 miles from Chepstow. Entrance is free on non-passenger train days. An example of steam train fares is Adult: £6.50, Senior: £5.50, Child aged 5 to 16: £4.50, child under 5 is free, for all day, travel as many times as you like. But see the web site for alternatives: .
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