Wow! 2016 has been quite a year for Snowdon Mountain Railway ...

It was a year which saw us celebrate our 120th anniversary in style and we’re now planning how we’re going to be able to top it all next season. This historic season began back in March when... Read more »

Snowdon Mountain Railway hosts a weekend of celebrations to mark its 120th anniversary

Earlier in September Snowdon Mountain Railway hosted a weekend of celebrations to mark its 120th anniversary. Existing for 120 years is something to celebrate for any business, but when you consider our business involves taking passengers by... Read more »

84 year old Ron Barnes climbs Snowdon!

A huge well done to Ron, possibly the oldest person to climb to the summit? Here you can read about Ron's adventure, with friendships made along the way... An Old Guy Climbs Snowdon. I climbed Snowdon, Yr... Read more »

120th Celebration Weekend

Join us for a weekend of fun and excitement as we celebrate 120 years of Snowdon Mountain Railway!  From Friday 2nd - Sunday 4th September from 10am onwards, here in our station forecourt in Llanberis. Snowdonia Distillery... Read more »

Dafydd Bullock Plays First Ever Alphorn on Snowdon Summit!

Dafydd Bullock was born in Llanberis. His grandfather, Ben Jones, and Uncle, John Roderick Jones, were both drivers at Snowdon Mountain Railway. He lived in Luxembourg for 33 years, and until recently lived for part of the... Read more »

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Visitor Information

We're currently closed and will be open again mid-March

Our trains will start running again mid-March 2017 (weather permitting). For the early part of the season, trains will run to Clogwyn (3/4 up the mountain). Travel to the summit will commence in May 2017 (weather permitting).

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

Keep up-to-date with what we're doing, follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.


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
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