Schedules & Fares

2020 Train & Riverboat Excursion Operations

DEPARTURES:

  • Saturday & Sundays October 3 – October 25 at 11:00 am & 12:30 pm (2.5 hour Round Trip Train & Riverboat Excursion)
  • Sunday October 25 also has a 2:00 pm (2.5 hour Round Trip Train & Riverboat Excursion)
  • October 24 is SOLD OUT
  • Saturday & Sunday October 17th -October 25 at 11:00 am, 12:30 pm  (1 Hour Round Trip Train Excursion – No Boat)
  • October24 also has a 3:30 pm (1 Hour Round Trip Train Excursion – No Boat)

 

Departure Times

DEPARTURES:

  • Saturday & Sundays October 3 – October 25 at 11:00 am & 12:30 pm (2.5 hour Round Trip Train & Riverboat Excursion)
  • Sunday October 25 also has a 2:00 pm (2.5 hour Round Trip Train & Riverboat Excursion)
  • October 24 is SOLD OUT
  • Saturday & Sunday October 17th -October 25 at 11:00 am, 12:30 pm  (1 Hour Round Trip Train Excursion – No Boat)
  • October 24 also has a 3:30 pm (1 Hour Round Trip Train Excursion – No Boat)

 

2020 Fares

Steam Train &  Riverboat Combination Coach Seating
Saturdays & Sundays October 3 – October 25

$34.95 per person

Steam Train Only Coach Seating

$24.95 per person

Important Info

  • The Essex Steam Train & Riverboat is following protocol based on State of Connecticut and CDC guidelines to keep our customers and employees safe.
  • You are required to wear a mask while on the property and unable to maintain 6 foot social distancing. You may lower your mask when seated on your excursion. Our crew will be wearing masks at all times.
  • Our buildings, including the gift shop and Trackside Cafe are closed to the public at this time. Public restrooms will remain open and be sanitized regularly.
  • The Becky Thatcher snack bar will only be serving non-alcoholic canned or bottled beverages.
  • Please wash your hands often and make frequent use of sanitization stations.
  • Our train cars and the Becky Thatcher riverboat will be regularly sanitized for customer and employee safety.
  • Always maintain a safe social distance from other guests.
  • If you are feeling ill, please be respectful and stay home.
October Train & Riverboat Reservations
October Train Excursion – No Boat Reservations