Scheduled Day Train Rides

St. Jacobs MARKET – MAX'S DOME - St. Jacobs Village – ELMIRA

Scheduled Day Diesel Train

The Scheduled Day Diesel Train runs seasonally on St. Jacobs Farmers' Market days—Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays—between the St. Jacobs Farmers' MARKET – St. Jacobs VILLAGE – ELMIRA.

2017 Season

2017 Season: Thurs. May 4, 2017 – Sat. October 28, 2017

On St. Jacobs Farmers’ Market days:

Saturdays: May 6-October 28, 2017
Tuesdays: June 27-August 29, 2017
Thursdays: May 4-August 31, 2017

Departs St. Jacobs Farmers’ Market: 10:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm.

Schedule

The train DEPARTS at…

 

Northfield
(Coming Soon)
Market Max’s Dome St. Jacobs Village Elmira St. Jacobs Village Max’s Dome Market Northfield (Coming Soon)
10:00am 10:10am 10:15am 10:30am 10:55am 11:20am 11:30am 11:45am 11:55am
12:00pm 12:10pm 12:15pm 12:30pm 12:55pm 1:20pm 1:30pm 1:45pm 1:55pm
2:00pm 2:10pm 2:15pm 2:30pm 2:55pm 3:20pm 3:30pm 3:45pm 3:55pm

News & Updates

What’s happening on the Market-Day Train?
Mennonite Farm Tours on Market Trains

Mennonite Farm Tours on Market Trains

When: July 4th, 11th and 25th August 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd and 29th Departure: 10:00am Market Day Train Duration: 1 hour and 45 minutes Train Ride + 2 hour Mennonite Farm Tour Leaving From: St. Jacob's Market Station Route: Round-trip from the St. Jacobs Market Station...

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The Great Train Robbery

The Great Train Robbery

HOLD ON TO YOUR HATS! We’re carrying a substantial amount of GOLD to the Elmira bank and YOU are invited to go along for the ride!

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Twister Tuesdays!

Twister Tuesdays!

We are thrilled to announce that award-winning balloon artist & entertainer, Drew Ripley, will be on board to WOW us for the next four Tuesdays with his amazing talent of creating anything out of balloons!

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Pizza Trains

Pizza Trains

Time: 12:00PM When: July 6th & August 3rd Duration: 2 Hours Leaving From: St Jacobs Market Station Come on out and enjoy a slice of delicious pizza and a leisurely train ride. Pizza is complimentary with the purchase of an all ages...

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Fares

How Much Will It Cost?

Day Train Fares

Please see individual dates for pricing—click on Buy Tickets.

Fare Details

  • Purchase Tickets - 3 options:

1. Online on our Ticketing Portal—click on Buy Tickets.
2. In person on scheduled train days at the St. Jacobs Market Train Station and at the barnyard store directly across from the petting zoo.
3. Upon boarding at the Northfield (Coming Soon!), St. Jacobs Market, Village, Max's Sports World (Coming Soon!), or Elmira stops (where seats are still available).

  • All Prices, by cash or credit card, are plus HST and Service Fees.
  • All tickets include the return trip.
  • Hop-On-Off: at any of the 5 stations (2 of which are coming soon) from the 10:00am and 12:00pm Day trains only.
  • All riders of the train who have passed their second birthday require an all ages ticket. Riders who have not passed their second birthday do not require a ticket; however, when space is limited, please seat them on your lap.
  • Not wheelchair accessible, however we will help in any way possible to accommodate 
  • (Equipment and schedule subject to change without notice.)

Don't Miss the Adventure!

To ensure there's a seat for you, purchase tickets in advance on our online Ticketing Portal!

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Where

5 Stops to Board and Depart 

St. Jacobs MARKET

878 Weber Street North
Woolwich, Ontario, N2J 4G8

GPS: 43.5097, -80.5514

Purchase Tickets: This station accepts credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Visa Debit) or cash.

 

 

 

VILLAGE of St. Jacobs

50 Isabella Street
St. Jacobs, Ontario, N0B 2N0

GPS: 43.538140, -80.556965

  • Railway Museum.
  • Train Restoration Shop.
  • Wheelchair accessible public washrooms.
  • Parking

Purchase Tickets: This station accepts credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Visa Debit) or cash. Tickets are sold at Eco Cafe in St. Jacobs.

 

 

 

Town of ELMIRA

155 Howard Avenue
Elmira, Ontario, N3B 2E2

GPS: 43.589369, -80.550786

  • Take a wagon ride from the train to the town!
  • Please wait behind the gate for the train to arrive.
  • If there are no passengers trackside, the train does not wait, so please be prompt.
  • The Station is approximately 1.5km from the town.
  • Parking

Free Shuttle: Enjoy a free Elmira tractor shuttle from our train station to downtown Elmira!

Purchase Tickets: Upon boarding; accepts credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Visa Debit) or cash. Tickets are sold at Kitchen Kuttings in Elmira.

 

 

 

Coming Soon!

These stops are coming soon!

Northfield 

 

90 Northfield Drive West
Waterloo, Ontario, N2L 5A6

GPS: 43.498000, -80.543663

  • Connection to the LRT.
  • This is a pick up and departure stop only.
  • No Parking

Purchase Tickets:  Buy Tickets online. Tickets are also available for purchase aboard the train if still available.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Max's Sports World 

 

800 King Street North
Waterloo, Ontario, N2J 4G8

GPS: 43.512896, -80.550772

  • This is a pick up and departure stop only.
  • No Parking

Purchase Tickets: Buy Tickets online. Tickets are also available for purchase aboard the train.

 

 

 

 

 

Waterloo Station - Closed Permanently: Due to the installation of the Region of Waterloo’s ION LRT, we no longer have access to the Waterloo Station located at 10 Father David Bauer Drive in Waterloo.