Scheduled Day Train Rides

Northfield Dr. (Coming Soon) - Farmer's Market Road Stop – Max's Dome - St. Jacobs Village – Elmira

Scheduled Day Diesel Train

The Scheduled Day Diesel Train runs seasonally on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays—between our Farmer's Market Road Stop – Max's Sportsworld - St. Jacobs Village – Elmira

2018 Season

2018 Season: Sat. January 13, 2018 – Sat. October 27, 2018

Saturdays: January 13-October 27, 2018
Tuesdays: July 3-August 28, 2018
Thursdays: January 18-October 25, 2018

Departs Farmer’s Market Road Stop: 10am, 12pm, 2pm.

Schedule

The train DEPARTS at…

Where

5 Stops to Board and Depart

Farmer's Market Road Stop

330 Farmer's Market Road
Waterloo, 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.
  • Public washrooms.
  • Parking

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

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 stop sign 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.

Fares

How Much Will It Cost?

Day Train Fares

Please see individual dates for pricing—click on Get Tickets. All sales are final. There will be no exchanges, no changes & no refunds on purchased tickets.

Fare Details

  • Purchase Tickets - 3 options:

1. Online - Click "Get Tickets" & choose the day/time for your ride in our Train Ticketing Listings Page—click on Get Tickets.
2. In person on scheduled train days at the St. Jacobs Market Road Stop. Or in person at our Train Store in the St Jacobs Outlet Mall.
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. All sales are final, NO EXCHANGES, NO CHANGES & NO REFUNDS ON PURCHASED TICKETS
  • Hop-On-Off: at any of the 5 stations (2 of which are coming soon) from the 10:10AM and 12:10PM Day trains only. 
  • All riders of the train who have passed their second birthday require an Child's ticket. Riders who have not passed their second birthday do not require a ticket unless otherwise posted; 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!

News & Updates

What’s happening on the Day Train?

The Mennonite Excursion

The Mennonite Excursion

When: July 5, 12, 19 & 26th August 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30th Time: 10AM Leaving From: Farmers Market Road Stop Experience the close-knit Mennonite community from their farmhouse kitchen table. Immerse yourself in their culture, heritage and culinary skills. This...

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Christmas in July

Christmas in July

You better watch out, you better not cry! Gather the kids and enjoy a ride with our guest of honour, Santa! It will feel like Christmas in July!

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Easter Eggstravaganza

Easter Eggstravaganza

Looking for something special to do with the kids for Easter? The Easter bunny will make an appearance riding aboard our train.

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