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Dine with Strasburg Rail Road

Transport yourself back to a time when steam trains were the main mode of transportation, and decadent meals were consumed while riding the rails. Whether you’re in the mood for a light lunch, an Amish feast, or even an adult beverage, there’s something for everyone on our luxury dining excursions. While dining options are always Read More

What to Expect

Strasburg Rail Road™ is America’s oldest operating railroad with a charter dating back to June 9, 1832. First used for passenger and freight transportation, the short line limped along for more than a century until in 1958, on the verge of abandonment, the railroad was salvaged and given new life as a tourist railroad. When Read More

What’s New with the Easter Train Event

Whether you’re looking to start a new tradition for your family’s Easter weekend, or you’ve been coming here for years, Strasburg Rail Road™ offers a fun and unique way to experience the holiday as a family. Easter comes once a year, and with it comes our favorite Easter Bunny, hopping from car to car to Read More

Beverages & Snacks Available in First Class

The Strasburg Rail Road offers a selection of beer, wine, and cocktails for passengers riding in First Class, Dining, or President’s Car accommodations. Beverages may be ordered and paid for during the train ride on these select cars only. Attendants will accept cash or credit card for payment.  A new Strasburg Rail Road drink menu Read More

Railroad & Engine Facts

Our Rolling Stock Strasburg Rail Road has five working steam engines and 20 operating passenger cars, including our President’s Car, First Class Lounge Car, First Class Parlor Car and our Dining Car. #475 This locomotive celebrated her 100th birthday in 2006. She has a very unique 4-8-0 wheel arrangement. She is the only operable 12-wheel Read More

Santa’s Paradise Express

Santa Claus welcomes you and passengers of all ages aboard America’s oldest operating railroad for a truly magical steam train and Christmas experience! A Christmas tradition for over 60 years continues as the historic Strasburg Rail Road welcomes a very special visitor every holiday season. Santa Claus will climb aboard our vintage steam train to Read More

Group Tours

Give your school or motorcoach group the chance to view scenic Lancaster County from aboard America’s oldest operating railroad! Hop on a pre-selected train accommodation of your choice for a narrated tour of our historic railroad. Learn about the history of our “short line” and the cultural roots of Amish Country as you enjoy an Read More

20-20-20 Annual Pass

FOR NEW PASS PURCHASES AND FOR A LIMITED TIME ONLY! This is not your normal Annual Pass. Advanced purchase only. Book now for fast and convenient check out. Flexible Annual Passes may be used immediately to secure your next train ride between April 1, 2020 and June 30, 2021! A 20-20-20 Annual Pass entitles you to: Read More

Ride Like A President

In the early 1900s, celebrity looked a little different than it does today. Socialites and business tycoons couldn’t use social media or airtime to broadcast their social status. They could, however, afford to travel in style for comfort and social status. And on the rails, that meant riding in a “business car.” Business cars were Read More

Take a Ride on The Wine & Cheese Train

Our popular Wine & Cheese Train is a great way to spend the evening enjoying the company of your friends, that special someone for date night, or just treating yourself to a relaxing steam train ride through Lancaster County. To help you prepare for your Saturday evening adventure, we’ve provided some details on the experience. Read More