Frequently Asked Questions

Any questions we didn’t cover, or that you’re not completely sure about? Check through our FAQ to help answer any of your questions.

What are your hours?

Station office is open from 9am-5PM, 7 Days a week!

The Ticket Office is open one hour prior to departure times. Boarding begins 30 minutes prior to departure.

Do you have handicap accessibility?

We are not ADA compliant due to the historic nature of our equipment. However, we try our best to accommodate everyone. Please let us know at the time of reservation if you have any boarding concerns (walker, cane, wheelchair, need extra time boarding, etc.).

How do I get my tickets?

All tickets are will-call, meaning the guest will pick them up the day of their trip. Please direct guests to Ticket Office (the blue caboose).

What is your cancellation policy?

Reservations are NON-REFUNDABLE. However, an in-house credit may be held to reschedule for another date (subject to availability) for up to one year.

For reservations involving meal service, full credit can be held only if cancellations are made one week prior to the excursion date. If cancellations are less than one week prior to the excursion, a service fee will be deducted from your in-house credit to reschedule.

Potomac Eagle Scenic Railroad makes every effort to maintain its schedule but reserves the right to alter schedules or equipment as operating conditions warrant.

**In house credits are NOT valid on North Pole Express Excursion**

Are pets allowed onboard?

We do not accept pets on the train. However, certified assist animals are permitted.

Is smoking or alcohol permitted on the train?

No smoking or alcoholic beverages permitted on the train.

Where are you located?

All excursions depart and arrive back to our station in Romney, located at 149 Eagle Drive, Romney WV 26757.

Is there assigned seating?

All reservations are assigned seating in your selected class of service. All passengers in the same reservation will be seated together. Separate reservations will not be seated together unless otherwise noted. If your party needs to sit with another party, please call our reservations office prior to your excursion date.

Are there restrooms on board?

There are restrooms both at our station, and located throughout the train during your excursion.

Face Mask Requirements:

As a tourist railroad, we are regulated by the FRA, and TSA and must continue to follow their current guidelines in place requiring face masks on various modes of surface transportation. If you have any questions regarding this, please call our reservation office at 304-424-0736.