Enjoy a historic train ride through the Oak Ridges Moraine onboard the York-Durham Heritage Railway, seated in a heated/air-conditioned heritage coaches from the 1950s. Be sure to check out the doors-open baggage car during the train ride. Enjoy family-friendly onboard entertainment.
The heritage train station is less than 1 hour northeast of Toronto, making this is a great family day trip!
Trains run every Sunday during from the first weekend in June until the end of October between Uxbridge and Stouffville. The train departs the Uxbridge Station at 10 am and 2:30 pm and from the Stouffville Station at noon. Round trips between Uxbridge and Stouffville are 2 hours. In addition to the regular Sunday runs, York-Durham Heritage Railway offers a number of themed train trips including:
- Teddy Bear Days
- Day Out With Thomas
- Fall Colours Trains
- Halloween Trains
- Santa Trains
New feature trips are always being added. Check the online schedule for detailed trip information for regular and themed trips. It is best to reserve your seats and purchase tickets online. PayPal, VISA, and MasterCard are accepted for on-line purchasers. Cash and debit are accepted at the station.
The train is equipped with a wheelchair accessible washroom, snack bar, and souvenir stand. (The Heritage Train is not wheelchair accessible at the Stouffville station; however, trips beginning and ending in Uxbridge do allow for full wheelchair accessibility to the train.)
The York-Durham Heritage Railway Association is a non-profit organization operated by volunteers. Its mandate is to preserve and promote the heritage of Canadian railways of South-Central Ontario.
For kids who love trains, York-Durham Heritage Railway is a great way to celebrate that special day. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to organize your custom party. Available June–October.