Train Schedule & Ticket Prices

Below is the schedule of departures for the 2019 Mt. Washington Cog Railway season. Trains depart hourly on the half-hour. Purchase tickets now to ensure your spot on the following trains. Want to know more about the Mt. Washington Cog Railway? Visit our About page!

Biodiesel train trips depart every hour on the half-hour. Our coal-fired steam trips are the first morning trip (and last afternoon trip when running two trips daily). 

Ticket Prices

Advance Ticket Purchases STRONGLY Recommended!

Current rates for Roundtrip to Waumbek Station (approx. elevation 4000ft) 

$41.00 for Adults & $29.00 for ages 4-12

Children Age 3 and Younger Ride Free if Seated on Adults Lap.

Biodiesel:
Ticket TypeRegular SeasonPeak Season
Adult (13 - 64)$72.00$81.00
Senior (65+)$68.00$77.00
Child (4-12)$41.00$50.00
Steam:
Ticket TypeRegular SeasonPeak Season
Adult (13 - 64)$78.00$87.00
Senior (65+)$72.00$81.00
Child (4-12)$41.00$50.00
One Ways:
Ticket TypeRegular SeasonPeak Season
Adult (13+):$51.00$60.00
Child (4-12):$41.00$50.00

One Way Down Tickets can only be purchased at the summit of Mount Washington at the Post Office in the Sherman Adams Building. Availability of One Way Down Tickets is not guaranteed, so please be prepared to hike back down. 

Ticket Prices

Advance Ticket Purchases STRONGLY Recommended!

Current rates for Roundtrip to Waumbek Station

$41.00 for Adults & $29.00 for ages 4-12

Children Age 3 and Younger Ride Free if Seated on Adults Lap.

Biodiesel:
Ticket TypeRegular SeasonPeak Season
Adult (13 - 64)$72.00$81.00
Senior (65+)$68.00$77.00
Child (4-12)$41.00$50.00
Steam:
Ticket TypeRegular SeasonPeak Season
Adult (13 - 64)$78.00$87.00
Senior (65+)$72.00$81.00
Child (4-12)$41.00$50.00
One Ways:
Ticket TypeRegular SeasonPeak Season
Adult (13+):$51.00$60.00
Child (4-12):$41.00$50.00

One Way Down Tickets can only be purchased at the summit of Mount Washington at the Post Office in the Sherman Adams Building. Availability of One Way Down Tickets is not guaranteed, so please be prepared to hike back down. 

Cancellation / Weather Policy:

We generally offer cancellations & exchanges up to 48 hours prior to your reservation. Exchanges are dependent on space availability and are not guaranteed.

We typically don’t cancel trains due to weather. If we determine wind speeds reach a very high speed, we will assess the situation and run reduced distance trips, offering partial refunds or exchanges. This is a rare occurrence

Advance Ticket Purchases STRONGLY Recommended!

 Buy tickets online here or call to purchase in advance at 603.278.5404  Live Operators are available to answer your calls 365/24/7

Attention Steam Buffs!
For those of you who want the nostalgia of an authentic steam engine ride, we generally operate two steam train trips per day from Memorial Day Weekend through Late October.

Group Rates are available, please visit our Group Page for details.

One-Way Tickets are available on all trains. More information can be found on the Hikers page.

All schedules, fares and motive power are subject to change without notice. In the event of high winds or inclement weather, shortened trips will be offered or trips may be cancelled and refunded.

FAQs about riding the Mount Washington Cog Railway

 

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