Snowdon Mountain Railway to celebrate 120th anniversary this season.

A new season opens this week at Snowdon Mountain Railway in what will be the 120th anniversary of the famous steam railway. Celebrations to mark the 120 years since passenger trains first reached the summit of Mount... Read more »

Jobs at Snowdon Mountain Railway

We're Hiring! Join us in 2016 as part of the Snowdon Mountain Railway team. There's a variety of roles available at our Llanberis Station, the summit centre (Hafod Eryri) and aboard our trains! Click the application form... Read more »

Staying Safe in the Snow on Snowdon!

Hard on the heels of the hottest December on record, Britain looks set to get its first proper taste of winter over the coming days as colder weather brings with it the prospect of snowy and icy... Read more »

Snowdon Mountain Railway Celebrates Hat-Trick of Awards

Snowdon Mountain Railway is celebrating a hat-trick of tourism awards after winning bronze in this year’s British Travel Awards (BTA).   The award in the category of ‘Best UK Heritage Attraction’ marks the famous Welsh railway as... Read more »

The History & Majesty of Snowdonia

Firmly established as one of the British Isles' most enduring tourist attractions, Snowdonia - one of the UK's 15 National Parks - plays host to around 10 million visitors from around the world each year. It's not... Read more »

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Visitor Information


Due to adverse weather conditions, the opening of the summit service and visitor centre has been postponed.

We’re aiming to open the summit service and visitor centre on Friday 6th May, however please call us or check Facebook and Twitter for updates prior to traveling or pre-booking tickets.

If you have pre-booked tickets for the first week in May, please call our ticket office (after 1pm) on 01286 870 223 to change your booking or receive a full refund.

For now trains will only be running to Clogwyn and not to the summit.

We apologise for any inconveniences this may cause, and we hope you understand that unfortunately the adverse weather conditions are out of our control.

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


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


Phone: 01286 870 223 for all enquiries.
Office hours are Monday to Friday 08.30 to 16.00.

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

Snowdon Mountain Railway
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