All Aboard the Niles Canyon Railway!

On select Sundays in March and every Sunday through April-August 2020, you are invited to hop on board Niles Canyon Railway’s steam or diesel locomotives for a scenic trip through Niles Canyon. Photo:

SUNOL/FREMONT – Experience a railroad museum where the exhibits come to life! The Pacific Locomotive Association, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that operates Niles Canyon Railway. This living history museum is dedicated to informing all generations about the significant role railroads played in the development of California and the United States. Their mission is to develop and operate a working railroad museum for the benefit of the general public, increasing the education, enjoyment and appreciation of America’s western railroads. Visitors can also examine railroad artifacts on display and interpretive educational exhibits at the Sunol Depot.

Niles Canyon Railway
Departures on the 1st and 3rd Sundays in March, every Sunday from April – August 2020.

Sunday departures from Sunol Depot: 10:30am, 12:30pm & 2:30pm
6 Kilkare Road, Sunol

Sunday departures from Niles Station: 11:20am & 1:20pm
37029 Mission Blvd., Fremont

Steam locomotive on selected Sundays, diesel locomotive all others. See the complete schedule at

2020 Fares
Adults – Diesel: $15 / Steam: $20
Seniors (62+) – Diesel: $12 / Steam: $15
Children (3-12) – Diesel: $9  / Steam: $10
Infants (0-2) – FREE
Members – FREE

To purchase tickets call 510.996.8420 or purchase in-person at the ticket window. For more information, visit