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 »

The Amazing History of the Steam Train

However much we might grumble about them today, Britain's railway network has a remarkable history. It is in fact the oldest in the world, having recognisably taken shape as a national network in the mid-19th century. While... Read more »

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Visitor Information

See you next year!

Our trains have now ended service for 2015. Thank you to everyone that came and shared the magic of Snowdon with us!

Please note that this also means the summit visitor centre, Hafod Eryri, will be shut until we reopen in 2016.

We'll be spending the winter carrying out track maintenence, giving the locos a bit of pampering and preparing for our 120th anniversary in 2016! You can keep up to date with what we're up to by following us on Twitter and Facebook.

Trains will recommence service in March 2016- hope to see you then!


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

Rates and specials

Online Ticket Prices
Adult: (16 years+)
Return From £27.00
Child: (3 - 15 years)
Return From £18.00


Phone: 0844 493 8120 for all enquiries.
Office hours are Monday to Friday 08.30 to 16.00.

Snowdon Mountain Railway
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