Time: 11 a.m. & 1 p.m.
Price: See website for pricing
Northern Central Railway
2 W Main St, P.O. Box 128
New Freedom, PA
The newly restored gondola car is ready for all cyclists on the Heritage Rail Trail! Purchase a one-way ticket that allows you to split your journey between the train and your bike.
Depart from New Freedom for a northbound train ride to Hanover Junction or Brillhart Station, then ride your bike back, southbound on the trail.
Or you can meet the train at Brillhart Station at approximately 1:00 pm and ride the train southbound to New Freedom. Northern Central Railway’s newly restored gondola car will accommodate your bike as you relax.1
11:00 AM – One-way ticket from New Freedom to Hanover Junction (10 miles): $20 Adult (age 13+); $10 Child (age 2-12)
11:00 AM One-way ticket from New Freedom to Brillhart Station (16 miles) $29 Adult (age 13+); $20 Child (ages 2-12)
1:00 PM One-way ticket from Brillhart Station to New Freedom (16 miles): $29 Adult (age 13+); $20 Child (ages 2-12)
Please note: Biking northbound is downhill and southbound is uphill
The cars are pulled and pushed by our vintage diesel locomotive.
New Freedom to Hanover Junction train ride is 1 hour.
New Freedom to Brillhart Station train ride is 1-½ hours.
Tickets are available for pre-purchase or onsite on the train of your ride.