Nevada Northern Railway
National Historic Landmark     Ely, NV 



Charter a Train -- School or Group Event

Host your special event at a very special place

Fast Facts

WHAT: Hold a meeting, reunion, school field trip, or a special event here.   Rent the train, the depot, or the entire property!

WHEN:  Meetings, charters and facility rentals are available year around.

HOW: Call us at (775) 289-2085

Looking for a unique place to hold your next event?   School field trip coming up?  Are you looking for a movie location with an authentic 1920's backdrop? Do you want to hold a family reunion aboard a moving train? Look no further. We can help you with all of this and more.

Some of the special events we have hosted here include:



The best way to get started is to give us a call at (775) 289-2085 and discuss your needs. We will do all we can to accommodate your special event, and make it one to remember. So you can start thinking about your event, standard pricing for commonly asked-for items are below.

School Field Trip / Reunions / Clubs / Rallies / Meetings / Movie Filming


Excursion Train Pricing*

ConsistSteamDiesel
Locomotive & Two Passenger Cars, Open Car & Caboose up to 2 1/2 hours (Capacity 140)$1,900 $1,095
Additional Time: 1/2 hour increments over the initial 2 1/2 hours$250 $150
Additional Coach. Capacity 65$550 $550
Add baggage car 20 (additional 20 capacity)$450 $450
Private-use Special/Themed Trainscallcall
*Beverage and prepackaged snack service only. Food is not available.

Table Service Diner Train Pricing**

Locomotive & Two Passenger Cars, Open Car & Caboose up to 2 1/2 hours. Capacity 80.$2,365 $1,525
Additional Time: 1/2 hour increments over the initial 2 1/2 hours$250 $150
Additional Coach for extra seating, no tables. Capacity 65$550 $550
Add baggage car 20 (additional 20 capacity)$450 $450
Private-use Special/Themed Trainscallcall
**Includes train set-up, tear down and cleaning, does not include meal pricing or wait staff.

Facility Rental Pricing

Using picnic tablesNo charge
Using picnic tables and folding tables$150
Using picnic tables, folding tables, and BBQ$250
Bar on the train 2 hour minimum (Beer and Wine Only.)$100/hr
Bar in Plaza (Beer and Wine Only.)$100/hr

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