Scheduled Day Train Rides

Northfields 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

2017 Spring, Summer, Fall Season

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

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

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

Schedule

The train DEPARTS at…

 

Northfield
(Coming Soon)
Farmer’s Market
Road Stop
Max’s Dome St. Jacobs Village Elmira St. Jacobs Village Max’s Dome Farmer’s Market
Road Stop
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

Where

5 Stops to Board and Depart 

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.

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.
  • 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.

 

 

 

 

 

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 Train Station.
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 10:00am 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 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!

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