Railway Paths


Welcome to the website for Railway Paths Ltd.
We are a specialist organisation which owns and manages a portfolio of former railway land to provide routes, roads and paths suitable for cycling, walking, horseriding and wheel-chair use.

We also manage the properties held by our sister charity Sustrans, and welcome enquiries to sell, lease or develop surplus land owned by either organisation.

We are a Registered Charity (No. 1070003) and a Company Limited by Guarantee (No. 3535618)

Looking to walk or cycle on a disused railway?

Browse the traffic-free routes on our sister charity Sustrans' website.
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Bennerley Viaduct

RPL statement on the future of Bennerley Viaduct.
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Current Land Opportunities

Land for sale or rent
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Martholme Viaduct opens after 15 years!

A grant from the Railway Heritage Trust and the support of volunteers has enabled us to reopen this iconic viaduct.
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About Us

Find out more about Railway Paths and our charitable objectives
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Union of South Africa locomotive crossing the Newbattle Viaduct on the Borders Railway: photo © Jim Mackie

Latest News

Find our latest news updates and land opportunities
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Who We Are

Find information on our Trustees and our team of dedicated staff.
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