PLEASE NOTE: The Steam Locomotive #15 repairs are underway. No date has yet been set to return the locomotive to service. Our Diesel Engine #6 will pull the train on excursions until such time as our Steam Engine is repaired.

Safety precautions and health guidelines are in place for the benefit of both crew members and our passengers. 

Chehalis Centralia Railroad

All Aboard

Chehalis Valley Train Schedules

Travel back to the 1920’s aboard our beautifully restored railcars through the scenic Chehalis River Valley.

Chehalis Valley Train Schedules & Fares

An 18-mile round trip run to a former rail-stop at Ruth, the extended run follows alongside the Chehalis River, its lush riverbanks, forests and farmlands. All rides depart at 11:00 a.m., 2:00 p.m., and 5:00 p.m.

Chehalis Valley Excursions

April

6 & 7
13 & 14
20 & 21
27 & 28

May

4 & 5
11
18 & 19
25, 26, & 27

June

1 & 2
8 & 9
15 & 16
22 & 23
29 & 30

July

4, 5, 6, & 7
13 & 14
20 & 21
27 & 28

August

3 & 4
10 & 11
17 & 18
24 & 25
31

September

1
7 & 8
14 & 15
21 & 22
28 & 29

October

5 & 6
12 & 13

2 Hour Ride

Free Parking

Fares

Adults: $25
Youth (5-12): $18
Seniors (62+): $23

Children under 4 ride free with an adult. 

Discover your weekend

The mainstay of rides we offer at the Chehalis-Centralia Railroad consist of coach trains and dinner trains. All of our excursions travel an 18-mile round trip along the scenic upper Chehalis Valley, through pastoral farmland. Groups of 20+ are eligible for discounts – visit our Groups and Charters page for more details!

In addition to our regular coach excursions & dinner trains, the railroad hosts a number of special events. From themed dinner trains to holiday events like our annual Easter and Pumpkin Trains, The Polar Express™, Escape Room Train, and Wizard Express, the railroad has many exciting specials to offer. And if you have your own special event you’d like to undertake, the Chehalis-Centralia Railroad offers charters as well! Check our Groups and Charters page for information about booking your own event. Ages 4 and under ride free with an adult.

Free Parking

Charter Your Own Event

Book a private excursion! The perfect venue for your next event and an excellent opportunity for work retreats, parties and ceremonies. We can accommodate parties of 50-120 people, with add-on options such as dinner service, 2-4 cars, indoor and outdoor seating available. Event packages start at $2500. If you are looking to continue the experience, you may be able to rent the loading platform and rail-yard for your private party.  

Contact us for pricing and to learn more about customizing your experience.

* Date and time restrictions may apply

Chehalis Valley Coach Ride Excursion
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River View Coach Ride
Chehalis River View
Chehalis Depot
Chehalis Depot
Tree Farm