Train Tickets Now Available!

We now have an online ticketing system for our upcoming train rides. Click on the button below to see what options are available.

Current Restoration Projects

Coming soon!

Contact Us

The WCR operates year-round daily from 0600 to 2300 hours with scheduled, chartered and special passenger train service.  CN operates freight services overnight on the Waterloo Spur from 2300 to 0600. As a not-profit heritage organization we are operated primarily by volunteers and will reply to your inquiry as soon as possible.

The WCR Maintenance & Restoration Facility is located in the Village of St. Jacobs at 50 Isabella Street.

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Main Contacts

Railway Operations

For any work to be done or to be anywhere on, about or over the Waterloo Spur from Northfield Drive in the City of Waterloo Mile 4.73 to the end of track in Elmira at Mile 11.89 from 0600 to 2300 hours daily please contact the WCR to arrange for the required permissions, safety documents, and flag protection to be on the property of the Waterloo Spur during those times.

In the event of a railway emergency or malfunctioning signal equipment on the Waterloo Spur Line, please contact the Canadian National Railway. The CNR maintains the Waterloo Spur under contract with the Region of Waterloo.


Canadian National Railway 24-hour Emergency Line: