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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.


Due to the historic nature of our equipment, we are not ADA compliant. We do try to accommodate as best as possible. Handicapped seating is limited. Please call our office to determine seating options, as these change daily based on equipment needs. 

Scenic Excursion Fares for 2016

  Adult  Senior (60+) Child (<12)
Standard Coach    $38 $36 $21
Premium Coach $44 $42 $27
Parlor Car** $54 $54 N/A
First Class*** $64 $62 $49

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 2016 
Dining $89
Dining (Groups) $87
Parlor Car Service** $64


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

The North Pole Experience is a special steam excursion on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights between Thanksgiving and Christmas where you travel to the North Pole. Guests enjoy Christmas music and story onboard; upon arrival to North Pole, visit with Santa and Mrs Claus, receive a gift and enjoy hot chocolate and cookies.


**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 in 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. We are open Monday through Friday 9am to 4pm.