Plan Your Visit

IMPORTANT UPDATE: For the safety and health of passengers, staff and volunteers, all Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad (CVSR) train departures have been canceled from March 13 – September 30. CVSR feels a responsibility to the community and we believe the appropriate response to prevent the spread of COVID-19 is to cancel train rides.


Plan Your Visit

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad offers excursions year-round, with seasonal changes in schedule. The train travels north-south through Cuyahoga Valley National Park, between Independence and Akron, OH. There are three main boarding stations — Rockside Station, Peninsula Depot and Akron Northside Station. There are also additional stops for Bike Aboard passengers.

Excursions for Everyone

We offer a variety of excursions at different price points. Looking to spend a few hours out with family and friends? Check out the National Park Scenic excursion. Our train cars have the best view of all of the scenic beauty and wildlife in the park!

You can also enjoy special excursions like: four-course dinnersbeer or wine tastings, family programs, and murder mystery rides.

View All of Our Offerings

We book groups!

Whether you’re looking for a family trip or a company outing a train ride is the perfect experience everyone will love! Group rates apply to 20-70 passengers.


Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad has canceled all train rides from March 13—September 30 due to COVID-19. View More Information

Memberships and gift certificates will be extended based on the number of months train rides are canceled.