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Thank you for your interest in the Western Maryland Scenic Railroad. We will respond to your request as soon as possible. If your request is urgent, please call us at 1-800-TRAIN-50.


Handicapped seating is limited. Please check under the specific class that you would like to travel in so to be made aware of the handicapped seating situation. If you are traveling with a guest who is confined to a wheelchair, please call our office to learn what seats are available.

Scenic Excursion Fares for 2015

  Adult Senior (60+) Child (0-12)
Standard Coach* $35 $33 $18
Premium Coach $40 $38 $23
Parlor Car** $50 $50 N/A
First Class*** $60 $58 $45

On select Saturday nights, take in a murder mystery, enjoy a musical performance, or wake up your taste buds with a wine tasting!

Saturday Night Specials 2015
Dining $85
Dining (Groups) $83
Parlor Car Service** $60


Celebrate the magic of the season by riding the North Pole Experience!

Beginning Nov. 27th, our regularly scheduled daytime excursions will have Santa on board. The North Pole Experience is a special steam excursion at 6:00pm on Friday and 5:00pm on Saturdays and Sundays to the North Pole. Guests are read a story, meet Santa, enjoy hot chocolate, cookies and much more!


*You will receive a $1.00 discount per ticket for Standard Coach tickets purchased in advance. Children under age two ride free when not occupying a seat.

**Parlor Car is reserved seating with leather lounge chairs. Food service not included. A cash bar is available. Guests must be age 13 or older.

***All first class seating includes lunch. Due to limited space on first class dining cars, there will be a $25 fare for children under the age of two who are not eating. First class seating is available on Saturdays and other select dates; advanced reservations required at least one week prior to the excursion.
Please call our office at 1-800-TRAIN50 if you have any questions. During the operating season, we are open 8:30am-5pm Monday-Friday and 9am-4pm Saturday-Sunday.