Events

Santa’s Paradise Express

Santa himself will climb aboard and visit with families as they travel down the tracks to Paradise, PA and back.
Available Dates:
  • December 15, 2018
  • December 16, 2018
  • December 22, 2018
Tickets:
  • All Ages: $33.00(President's Car)
  • All Ages: $30.00(Parlor Car)
  • All Ages: $30.00(Lounge Car)
  • Adult (12+): $19.50(Coach)
  • Child (2-11): 13.50(Coach)
  • Infant (0-1): 4.00(Coach)
Multiple train departure times each day, beginning at 11 am.
Pre-purchase online or by phone at 1-866-725-9666
Boarding times are 15 minutes before departure times

The Night Before Christmas Train

Sorry, The Night Before Christmas Train is SOLD OUT for 2018. This very unique and special train recreates the excitement and anticipation of Christmas Eve, with a costumed reader, milk & cookies, and more! Want to combine a meal with The Night Before Christmas Train? Consider our Christmas Feast!
Available Dates:
  • December 14, 2018
    (SOLD OUT Boarding: 6:30 p.m./Departure: 7 p.m.)
  • December 14, 2018
    (SOLD OUT Boarding: 7 p.m.Departure: 7:30 p.m. )
  • December 19, 2018
    (SOLD OUT Boarding: 6:30 p.m./Departure: 7 p.m.)
  • December 20, 2018
    (SOLD OUT Boarding: 6:30 p.m./Departure: 7 p.m.)
  • December 21, 2018
    (SOLD OUT Boarding: 6:00 p.m./Departure: 6:30 p.m.)
  • December 21, 2018
    (SOLD OUT Boarding: 8:00 p.m./Departure: 8:30 p.m.)
Tickets:
  • All Ages: $30.00(Parlor Car)
  • All Ages: $30.00(Lounge Car)
  • Adult (12+): $19.50(Coach)
  • Child (2-11): $13.50(Coach)
  • Infant (0-1): $4.00(Coach)
Boarding times are half hour before departure times
Pre-purchase online or by phone at 1-866-725-9666

Santa’s Christmas Trolley

Sorry, Santa's Christmas Trolley is SOLD OUT for 2018. Santa is stepping out of his busy workshop to take a very special trolley ride aboard the Strasburg Rail Road this Christmas season! Make your child's visit with Santa an especially unique memory to be cherished for a lifetime.
Available Dates:
  • December 21, 2018
    (SOLD OUT Departure: 1:00 p.m.)
  • December 21, 2018
    (SOLD OUT Departure: 2:00 p.m.)
  • December 21, 2018
    (SOLD OUTDeparture: 3:00 p.m.)
  • December 21, 2018
    (SOLD OUT Departure: 4:00 p.m.)
Tickets:
  • Adult (12+): $29.50
  • Child (2-11): $29.50
  • Infant (0-1): $29.50
Pre-purchase online or by phone at 1-866-725-9666
Boarding times are 15 minutes before departure times

Visit Day Out With Thomas™

Join Thomas the Tank Engineā„¢, a full-sized operating steam locomotive, as he greets friends of all ages.
Available Dates:
  • June 22-30, 2019
  • September 14-22, 2019
  • October 25-27, 2019

Click on dates above to access date selection and ticket purchase pages.


Regular Tickets


Thomas Train - $21 - Ages 2 and up.  (Under 2 ride free but must sit on a lap) Includes Thomas train ride and all activities.

Percy Package - $27 - Ages 2 and up. (Under 2 ride free but must sit on a lap) ) includes 20-minute Thomas Train ride, plus a 12-minute Percy Train ride and all activities.

 


Combo Tickets


Combo - $29.50 - Includes two train rides, the 20-minute Thomas Train Ride and the 45-minute ride on a coach class car of the regular steam train, plus all activities. Ages 2 and up.

Sodor Deluxe - $34 IIncludes three train rides: the 20-minute Thomas Train ride, 12-minute Percy Train ride, and the 45-minute ride on the regular steam train, plus all activities. Ages 2 and up.

See You Next Year

The Great Train Robbery

A Bonnie & Clyde adventure awaits in 2018!  This interactive ride will rob you poor while offering excitement and adventure as you travel on a 45-minute ride through scenic Amish country.
We will see you next year!

Easter Bunny Train

Welcome Spring with a ride through beautiful farmland with Peter Cottontail as your Conductor. Peter will delight boys and girls with an Easter surprise as he greets them on board this special train.
We will see you next year!

Wine & Paint Night

The Strasburg Rail Road Company and Zole Art Factory are teaming up to provide you an exclusive Wine and Paint Night to remember. First, enjoy a scenic ride through Lancaster County "Amish Country" as you sip a glass of wine and snack on cheese and crackers. Then, following your 45-minute steam train ride, begin work on your painted canvas masterpiece! Enjoy all this while on board Strasburg Rail Road's luxurious, air-conditioned, first-class Dinning Car.
We will see you next year!

Red Ball Express

In response to a recent, devastating barn fire at Verdant View Farm, Strasburg Rail Road and Lerro Productions will operate a Mixed Freight photo charter on Saturday, May 26, 2018. All proceeds will go directly to help the Verdant View Farm. 
Tickets:
  • All Ages: $200.00
Pre-purchase online or by phone at 1-866-725-9666

Christmas Tree Train

Strasburg Rail Road's Christmas Tree Trains for the morning of 12/1/2018 are SOLD OUT. Tickets for Santa's Paradise Express and the Night Before Christmas Train remain available. Ride aboard the Christmas Tree Train to Leaman Place Grove where you can choose a pre-cut Frasier or Douglas Fir tree and have it delivered by steam on a flatcar back to the station.
We will see you next year!

Please Note:

Schedules are adhered to as closely as possible, but the railroad reserves the right to alter schedules, substitute coaches and/or motive power as operating conditions demand. There are a limited number of Dinner Train Tickets available. Unsold tickets will be available at the station on a first come basis. We strongly recommend pre-purchasing your ticket. No refund or exchanges on tickets unless ticketed train does not operate.  Special Events - There are a limited number of tickets available for each day of the event. Unsold tickets will be available at the Strasburg Rail Road the day of the event. If you have not pre-purchased tickets, please call866-725-9666 before coming, as tickets may not be available. No refunds or exchanges on tickets.