Thanks for a great 2013 season with our Market Train!
Our final Market Train season ended on Saturday, October 26, 2013. Our 2014 Market Trains will resume in April 2014 departing from the Waterloo Station at 10 AM, 12 Noon and 2 PM to the Farmer’s Market and the Village of St. Jacobs then returning to Waterloo. Please check our schedule page for additional details and times.
All our regularly scheduled passenger trains and charters are powered by one of our diesel locomotives unless otherwise specified.
Check back for the dates of our No. 9 special steam excursions taking place this year.
We are an entirely volunteer-run and passenger-supported heritage railway based in Waterloo, Ontario. We travel between the City of Waterloo, the St. Jacobs Farmers Market and the Village of St. Jacobs with trackage rights further to the Town of Elmira for charters and special events.
The Waterloo Central Railway is wholly owned and operated by the Southern Ontario Locomotive Restoration Society (SOLRS) which is a not-for-profit registered charity dedicated to the preservation and operation of historical railway equipment. SOLRS operates a complete railway restoration and shop facility in the Village of St. Jacobs, Ontario.
Our Waterloo Station, hosted within the City of Waterloo Visitor and Heritage Information Centre at 10 Father David Bauer Drive.
The Station’s business hours are Wednesday through Saturday from 9:00am to 4:00pm and Saturday and Sunday from 10:00am to 5:00pm.