Alert: We are currently closed for the 2018 season. Thank you for a great season and we'll see you in April of 2019!

Train Schedule & Ticket Prices

Train Schedule & Ticket Prices

Below is the schedule of departures for the 2018 Mt. Washington Cog Railway season. 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! Trains depart every hour on the half hour (Ex: 9:30, 10:30, 11:30 and so on)

2019 Schedule Coming Soon!

Cancellation / Weather Policy:

We generally offer cancellations & exchanges up to 24 hours prior to your reservation. Exchanges are dependent on space availability and are not guaranteed. For more information, or to request a cancellation or exchange, please call 603-278-2259.

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

Ticket Prices

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


Ages 4-12
$ 41 Biodiesel & Steam
  • 3 Hour Roundtrip


Ages 13-64
$ 72 $78.00 Steam
  • 3 Hour Roundtrip


Ages 65+
$ 68 $72.00 Steam
  • 3 Hour Roundtrip

Hiker One Way

$ 51 Biodiesel Only
  • One Way Up

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. 

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 to steam train specials in the mornings and afternoons 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 for $51. 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

For information about Discounts & Special offers, please click here!

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