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If you're visiting us this Saturday 29th October, please be aware that the A4086 (Llanberis Pass) will be closed from 10am-11:30am for the Snowdonia Marathon. Expect heavier traffic throughout the day and allow extra time for your journey.

For more details about the event, see

Snowdon Mountain Railway

Let Snowdon Mountain Railway take you on a journey of a lifetime to the rooftop of Wales. Snowdon, at 1085m dominates the landscape of Snowdonia National Park in North Wales. Claim this mountain peak, the highest in Wales, as a lifetime’s achievement. With stunning scenery and awe-inspiring views it's all part of a great day out for you and your family in North Wales.

Journey to rooftop of Wales

Welcome to Snowdon Mountain Railway. Majestic Snowdon dominates the glorious, ancient landscape of North Wales. At 1085m it is a true mountain and a place of legend – said to be the burial place of the giant ogre Rhita, vanquished by King Arthur. Some believe that Arthur’s Knights still sleep beneath.

Snowdon Souvenir GuideSnowdon Souvenir Guide

A fabulous new souvenir guide including never before seen photography and a newly edited history of the railway. Available from our website and at the station.

Visitor Information

Come and visit Snowdon Mountain Railway in our 120th anniversary year!

2016 season ends on Sunday 30th October.

Our Traditional Diesel Service and Heritage Steam Experience run to the summit daily, subject to weather conditions.

Tickets can be booked in advance online or by calling our ticket office on 01286 870 223 (after 1pm).

You can keep up to date with what we're up to by following us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.

We look forward to seeing you soon!


Click here for an up-to-the-minute Snowdon Summit Met Office report.

Rates and specials

Online Ticket Prices
Adult: (16 years+)
Return From £29.00
Child: (3 - 15 years)
Return From £20.00


Please call 01286 870 223 for all enquiries.

For bookings please call after 1pm (daily) when our bookings team will be available to assist you.

Our office hours are Monday to Friday 8.30am to 4pm.

Snowdon Mountain Railway
LL55 4TT