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Ride the rails and explore the natural wonder of the Blue Ridge countryside. Buy a ticket and book your getaway today.

2020 Scheduled Trips

4HR
GA
TN

Summer

July 2 - September 20

Turn your summer vacation into an epic family adventure and make memories that last a lifetime on the Blue Ridge Scenic Railway.

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Summer

July 2 - September 20

Coach Premier(18+)
Adults (13-64) $47.00 $82.00
Seniors (65+) $43.00 $78.00
Teachers $43.00 $78.00
Military & 1st Responders $43.00 $78.00
Child (2-12) $32.00
Group Rate (Adults) $39.95 $69.70
Group Rate (Child) $27.20
2HR

2 Hour Express

July 4, November 23 - 24

Looking for a quick ride? We have your ticket! This two hour ride takes riders on a relaxing trip through the Blue Ridge countryside.

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2 Hour Express

July 4, November 23 - 24

Coach Premier(18+)
Adults (13-64) $38.00 $73.00
Seniors (65+) $35.00 $69.00
Teachers $35.00 $69.00
Military & 1st Responders $35.00 $69.00
Child (2-12) $23.00
Group Rate (Adults) $32.30 $62.05
Group Rate (Child) $19.55
4HR
GA
TN

Firecracker Special

July 3, 2020

Grab a chair or blanket and come aboard for an exciting night of fireworks in Copper Basin. After the show, enjoy a ride under the stars.

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Firecracker Special

July 3, 2020

Coach Premier(18+)
Adults (13+) $54.00
Child (2-12) $37.00
4HR
GA
TN

Fall Foliage

September 24 - November 8

Don’t miss the lovely fall foliage as we glide through the Blue Ridge countryside. Reconnect with nature as the leaves change colors this Fall.

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Fall Foliage

September 24 - November 8

Coach Premier(18+)
Adults (13-64) $57.00 $92.00
Seniors (65+) $52.00 $87.00
Teachers $52.00 $87.00
Military & 1st Responders $52.00 $87.00
Child (2-12) $39.00
Group Rate (Adults) $48.45 $78.20
Group Rate (Child) $33.15
4HR
GA
TN

Winter

November 11 - December 31

Bundle up and sip on a cup of hot chocolate as our train calmly rolls along the Toccoa River and through the scenic Appalachian foothills.

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Winter

November 11 - December 31

Coach Premier(18+)
Adults (13-64) $47.00 $82.00
Seniors (65+) $43.00 $78.00
Teachers $43.00 $78.00
Military & 1st Responders $43.00 $78.00
Child (2-12) $32.00
Group Rate (Adults) $39.95 $69.70
Group Rate (Child) $27.20
1HR

Santa Express

November - December

Celebrate the season and help Santa and Mrs. Claus spread holiday cheer aboard the BRSR. Every kid will get a traditional bell and candy cane.

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Santa Express

November - December

Coach Premier(18+)
Adults (13-65+) $52.00
Child (2-12) $35.00
4HR
GA
TN

Santa Pavilion

December 5, 12, 19

Embark on a magical train ride to the sister towns of McCaysville, GA and Copperhill, TN to visit Santa and Mrs. Claus at the Santa Pavilion!

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Santa Pavilion

December 5, 12, 19

Coach Premier(18+)
Adults (13-65+) $59.00
Child (2-12) $42.00
2.5HR
21+

New Year's Eve Midnight Train

December 31, 2020

Come aboard and party with us as we celebrate the New Year! We will serve wine, beer, champagne, and hors d’ oeuvres during the event.

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New Year's Eve Midnight Train

December 31, 2020

Coach Premier(18+)
Adults (21+) $84.00
4HR
21+
GA
TN

Blue Ridge Beer Car

To Be Rescheduled

Enjoy a flight of local beers (courtesy of Copperhill Brewery) and tasty bar snacks while cruising aboard the Blue Ridge Beer Car.

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Blue Ridge Beer Car

To Be Rescheduled

Coach Premier(18+)
Adults (21+) $98.00
4HR
GA
TN

Spring 2021

tbd

Enjoy the spring weather aboard this relaxing ride beside the Toccoa River. Ride the rails and feel the breeze from our open-air cars.

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Spring 2021

tbd

Coach Premier(18+)
Adults (13-64) $45.00 $80.00
Seniors (65+) $41.00 $76.00
Teachers $41.00 $76.00
Military & 1st Responders $41.00 $76.00
Child (2-12) $29.00
Group Rate (Adults) $38.25 $68.00
Group Rate (Child) $24.65
4HR
GA
TN

Summer

July 2 - September 20

Turn your summer vacation into an epic family adventure and make memories that last a lifetime on the Blue Ridge Scenic Railway.

Get More Info

Summer

July 2 - September 20

Coach Premier(18+)
Adults (13-64) $47.00 $82.00
Seniors (65+) $43.00 $78.00
Teachers $43.00 $78.00
Military & 1st Responders $43.00 $78.00
Child (2-12) $32.00
Group Rate (Adults) $39.95 $69.70
Group Rate (Child) $27.20
4HR
GA
TN

Firecracker Special

July 3, 2020

Grab a chair or blanket and come aboard for an exciting night of fireworks in Copper Basin. After the show, enjoy a ride under the stars.

Get More Info

Firecracker Special

July 3, 2020

Coach Premier(18+)
Adults (13+) $54.00
Child (2-12) $37.00
4HR
GA
TN

Winter

November 11 - December 31

Bundle up and sip on a cup of hot chocolate as our train calmly rolls along the Toccoa River and through the scenic Appalachian foothills.

Get More Info

Winter

November 11 - December 31

Coach Premier(18+)
Adults (13-64) $47.00 $82.00
Seniors (65+) $43.00 $78.00
Teachers $43.00 $78.00
Military & 1st Responders $43.00 $78.00
Child (2-12) $32.00
Group Rate (Adults) $39.95 $69.70
Group Rate (Child) $27.20
4HR
GA
TN

Santa Pavilion

December 5, 12, 19

Embark on a magical train ride to the sister towns of McCaysville, GA and Copperhill, TN to visit Santa and Mrs. Claus at the Santa Pavilion!

Get More Info

Santa Pavilion

December 5, 12, 19

Coach Premier(18+)
Adults (13-65+) $59.00
Child (2-12) $42.00
4HR
21+
GA
TN

BLUE RIDGE BEER CAR

to be rescheduled

Enjoy a flight of local beers (courtesy of Copper Hill Brewery) and tasty bar snacks while cruising aboard the Blue Ridge Beer Car.

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BLUE RIDGE BEER CAR

to be rescheduled

Coach Premier(18+)
Adults (21+) $98.00
2HR

2 Hour Express

July 4, November 23 - 24

Looking for a quick ride? We have your ticket! This two hour ride takes riders on a relaxing trip through the Blue Ridge countryside.

Get More Info

2 Hour Express

July 4, November 23 - 24

Coach Premier(18+)
Adults (13-64) $38.00 $73.00
Seniors (65+) $35.00 $69.00
Teachers $35.00 $69.00
Military & 1st Responders $35.00 $69.00
Child (2-12) $23.00
Group Rate (Adults) $32.30 $62.05
Group Rate (Child) $19.55
4HR
GA
TN

Fall Foliage

September 24 - November 8

Don’t miss the lovely fall foliage as we glide through the Blue Ridge countryside. Reconnect with nature as the leaves change colors this Fall.

Get More Info

Fall Foliage

September 24 - November 8

Coach Premier(18+)
Adults (13-64) $57.00 $92.00
Seniors (65+) $52.00 $87.00
Teachers $52.00 $87.00
Military & 1st Responders $52.00 $87.00
Child (2-12) $39.00
Group Rate (Adults) $48.45 $78.20
Group Rate (Child) $33.15
1HR

Santa Express

November - December

Celebrate the season and help Santa and Mrs. Claus spread holiday cheer aboard the BRSR. Every kid will get a traditional bell and candy cane.

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Santa Express

November - December

Coach Premier(18+)
Adults (13-65+) $52.00
Child (2-12) $35.00
2.5HR
21+

New Year's Eve Midnight Train

December 31, 2020

Come aboard and party with us as we celebrate the New Year! We will serve wine, beer, champagne, and hors d’ oeuvres during the event.

Get More Info

New Year's Eve Midnight Train

December 31, 2020

Coach Premier(18+)
Adults (21+) $84.00
4HR
GA
TN

Spring 2021

Tbd

Enjoy the spring weather aboard this relaxing ride beside the Toccoa River. Ride the rails and feel the breeze from our open-air cars.

Get More Info

Spring 2021

Tbd

Coach Premier(18+)
Adults (13-64) $45.00 $80.00
Seniors (65+) $41.00 $76.00
Teachers $41.00 $76.00
Military & 1st Responders $41.00 $76.00
Child (2-12) $29.00
Group Rate (Adults) $38.25 $68.00
Group Rate (Child) $24.65

Things to know before you go

We encourage reservations in advance. Payment is required upon booking. Reservation changes are subject to a $5.35 change fee.

Prepaid tickets are available for pick up two hours before departure on the day of your trip at the Prepaid Ticket window located on the track side of the depot.

Premier class is reserved for those ages 18 or older.

Boarding starts 45 minutes before departure. All trains depart on time. Unfortunately, we cannot hold the train for late arrivals. Please arrive one hour before your departure time.

Our Fall Foliage and Santa Express trains depart at different times throughout the day during their respective seasons. On select days, the Fall Foliage train leaves at 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. and our Santa Express train leaves at 10 a.m., 12 p.m., 2 p.m., or 4 p.m. ET. Please check the available times when you purchase your tickets.

We assign cars, not seats. Parties that arrive late are not guaranteed to sit together. If your party would like to be seated with another in the same car, please notify the ticket office to be accommodated. We require all passengers to change sides of the train for the return ride.

For our guests with special needs or physical limitations, wheelchair access is available on the corner of East Main Street in front of the train depot.

Our train is equipped with a lift that can accommodate various types of wheelchairs up to 750 lbs., including the chair. For riders who may need additional help boarding, our friendly staff is available. Our train uses authentic and vintage cars that limit the number of wheelchairs that we can include on each trip. Please contact our ticket office when booking your trip so we can ensure availability.

Although we are an animal loving crew and community, sadly no pets other than certified service animals are allowed aboard the train. For pet boarding options during your ride, contact Violet’s Daycare at (706) 633-9085.

We do not allow smoking/vaping or the drinking of alcoholic beverages on the train.

We encourage our passengers to wear appropriate footwear. High-heeled, open toe and flip-flop style shoes are not recommended.

Have a question?

We’ve put together a list of frequently asked questions to quickly address common concerns that you may have before your trip to Blue Ridge Scenic Railway. Read the FAQ’s.

Looking to give someone the gift of a ride on the Blue Ridge Scenic Railway?

Call the ticket office at (877) 413-8724 for information about our gift certificates and to purchase.

Gift certificates may not be used for charter trains.

Want an affordable way to ride your favorite train throughout the season?

With a Blue Ridge Scenic Railway season pass, you can experience the joy of riding our train throughout the year.

Call the ticket office at (877) 413-8724 for more information and to purchase season passes.

Season passes are valid for any regularly scheduled trains during our operational season, mid-March through December. Passes are not valid for all special events and chartered trips such as the Santa Express and New Year’s Eve Train.