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STRASBURG
RAIL ROAD

TRAIN RIDES IN LANCASTER COUNTY, PA

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CHOOSE YOUR FULL STEAM ADVENTURE

ALL ABOARD!


Join us for an authentic steam train ride through Lancaster County’s famous Amish Country. Sit back and relax as you travel through 2,500 acres of the picturesque countryside. Choose your preferred accommodation from  the President’s Car, First Class, Dining, Open Air, or Coach.

Whether you’re a returning guest or visiting us for the first time, we look forward to you joining us at the Strasburg Rail Road — America’s oldest continuously operating railroad!

AMERICA’S OLDEST CONTINUOUSLY OPERATING RAILROAD


Learn more about America’s oldest continuously operating railroad and the unlikely ascendance as one of today’s premier steam railroad’s when you purchase Arcadia Publishing’s Images of Rail – Strasburg Rail Road by Eric S. Conner and Steve Barrall. Featuring over 200 historic photos, this book is available for purchase through our online store. All profits and proceeds from the sale of the book go directly to the Strasburg Rail Road.

UPCOMING SPECIAL EVENTS

611 Experiences May 29 - October 3, 2021

The Norfolk & Western Class J 611, is a National Historic Engineering Landmark by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers. It’s known as an engineering powerhouse of steam, technology, and near mechanical perfection. Learn more about this American icon on one of our speciality 611 tours.

Wine & Cheese Train Rides May 29 - October 3, 2021

Enjoy the luxurious, climate-controlled comfort of First Class accommodations and a tasting of select wine, cheese, and crackers as you travel in style down the tracks to Paradise, PA, and back!

A FAMILY-FRIENDLY EXPERIENCE FOR ALL AGES!

Family Fun!

Family Friendly good fun. Also very educational for ourselves and our kids about the history of our country with Trains. The staff are all very nice and helpful. The shops are filled with really cool stuff and now a Cafe, which is very good

– Kevin H. | Facebook
Loads of Fun!

We had fun in the train ride. We did the escape the room and was able to solve the Houdini mystery. Sam was our assistant, she was very nice and helpful. It was a great experience!! Loads of fun!

– Ron A | Google Reviews
Such A Memorable Day!

Being able to ride an authentic steam powered train was so exciting! The experience transports you back in time to the late 1800’s early 1900. They have a general store, eatery, toy store and a play area for children. Thank you Strasburg Rail Road!

– Becky W. | Facebook
A Family Favorite!

My family has been coming here for the past 40 years. I loved riding the rails as a child, my children loved coming every year, and now I am bring my grandchildren! Great family atmosphere! Keep up the great work Strasburg Railroad! We'll see soon!

– Melissa T. | Google Reviews

RAILLINES BLOG

Celebrate Easter at Strasburg Rail Road

Excitement is in the air at America’s oldest continuously operating railroad. Easter weekend brings a sense of renewal, from the smell of the fresh country air and spring flowers, to the anticipation on the faces of little ones as they prepare for a journey they won’t soon forget. Welcome to the Easter Bunny Train, a…

Q & A with Phillip Ponticelli, Executive Chef at Strasburg Rail Road

Prior to joining Strasburg Rail Road, you were an Executive Chef for Disney. Tell us about your career. I started cooking at The California Grill in 1996. That was the start of signature fine dining experience in existence today at Walt Disney World. I am very proud of that.  Over the years, I have had…

Visit Strasburg, PA: The Perfect Day Trip

Strasburg is the perfect place for a quick day trip or long weekend for families, couples, or anyone looking to enjoy the great outdoors of Amish Country. As the most historic town in Pennsylvania Dutch Country, Strasburg is home to quaint shops, cozy places to stay, delicious local food, Amish farmland, local artisans, and historic sites you won’t want to miss. Hours of adventure are just a short drive away! Things to Do in Strasburg, PA For a small village, Strasburg is packed with things to do and see. Whether you’re interested in history, culture, local cuisine, new discoveries, or engaging activities, you’ll find it at Strasburg. Strasburg Rail Road One of the most popular attractions in Strasburg is the Strasburg Rail Road America’s oldest short line. People have driven to Strasburg to ride the 4.5-mile track aboard an authentic…

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