Chehalis Centralia Railroad

All Aboard

Train Schedules

Travel back to the 1920’s aboard our restored steam engine and railcars. Coach and dinner trains are available regularly, so you won’t miss out! 

Coach & Dinner Train Schedules & Fares

  • Chehalis Valley Coach Ride Excusion
  • Riverview Coach Ride Excursion
  • Dinner Trains

A 13-mile round trip excursion to Milburn, rides by varied and beautiful views of wooded forests, old farmsteads, country homes, and tranquil nature sites.

1:00pm & 3:00pm
Saturdays & Sundays

Regular Summer Weekend Rides Dates:
July 13 & 14, 20 & 21
August 3 & 4, 10 & 11 
17 & 18, 24 & 25, 31 & Aug 1

1 ¼ hour ride - FREE PARKING

Adults: $17.00
Seniors(62+yrs): $15.00
Children (3-15): $12.00
Children 2 and under ride free with an adult.

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.

5:00pm
Saturdays

Regular Summer Weekend Rides Dates:
July 13, 20
August 3, 10, 17, 24
September 7, 14, 21

2 hour ride - FREE PARKING

Adults: $20.00
Seniors(62+yrs): $18.00
Children (3-15yrs): $15.00
Children 2 and under ride free with an adult

While riding 18-miles round trip in a refurbished 1920's dining car, patrons will enjoy a vintage dining-by-rail experience, complete with linen tablecloths and full china. Select your meal options when you reserve your seats online. All dinner reservations are required by the Sunday prior to your departure date. Please arrive 1/2 hour prior to departure. In respect to all passengers, late arrivals may not be accommodated. Please note: Our tables seat four. Tickets are sold in multiples of two. Parties of two are typically seated with another party. Parties of two or three will be given the option of reserving the additional seat(s) at your table at a non-meal rate when making your reservation.

5:00pm Saturdays

Regular Summer Weekend Rides Dates: July 13, 20 August 3, 10, 17, 24 September 7, 14, 21

2 hour ride - FREE PARKING

Adults: $55.00 Children (10 & younger): $25

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 through the scenic upper Chehalis Valley, through pastoral farmland. Our longer coach runs and all of our brunch and dinner trains, travel nearly the entire length of our railroad line including an additional three miles along the Chehalis River. Groups of 20+ are eligible for 10% off, contact us to learn more!

In addition to our regular coach excursions, brunch, & dinner trains, the railroad hosts a number of special events. From themed dinner trains to holiday events like our annual Pumpkin Trains, Santa Holiday Train, The Polar Express™, and Sweetheart Dinner Train, 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 Special Events page for more information. Ages 2 and under ride free.

Cab Rides are $55 and are great for any lover of railroads, it is the ultimate gift! Limited to two people per train. Ages 4+, Ages 4-11 must be accompanied by a paying adult.

Free Parking

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 through the scenic upper Chehalis Valley, through pastoral farmland. Our longer coach runs and all of our brunch and dinner trains, travel nearly the entire length of our railroad line including an additional three miles along the Chehalis River. Groups of 20+ are eligible for 10% off, contact us to learn more!

In addition to our regular coach excursions, brunch, & dinner trains, the railroad hosts a number of special events. From themed dinner trains to holiday events like our annual Pumpkin Trains, Santa Holiday Train, The Polar Express™, and Sweetheart Dinner Train, 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 Special Events page for more information. Ages 2 and under ride free.

Cab Rides are $55 and are great for any lover of railroads, it is the ultimate gift! Limited to two people per train. Ages 4+, Ages 4-11 must be accompanied by a paying 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 50-220 people, with add-on options such as dinner service, 2-4 cars, indoor and outdoor seating available. Event packages start at $1000. If you are looking to continue the experience, you may be able to rent the loading platform and rail-yard for your private party. Ask us about our non-profit fundraising rates! For $350 you have the opportunity to add a private car to a regular weekend ride.  Contact us for pricing and to learn more about customizing your experience. * Date and time restrictions may apply

Private Dining Room

There is a private dining room available for parties of 6! Reserve this room for any dinner train or private charter online.

Chehalis Valley Coach Ride Excursion
Twin Oaks Rd
Mt Rainier Vista
River View Coach Ride
Chehalis River View
Chehalis Depot
Chehalis Depot
Tree Farm

Currently, our 1916 Steam Train Locomotive #15 is out of service due to mechanical issues. Our excursions will be powered by our diesel engine #6 until repairs are completed. We appreciate your understanding as we refurbish our locomotive to ensure safe operation for years to come.” 

YOU CAN HELP! Please consider donating to restore the #15 steam engine.