New for 2022!
Bike Aboard the NCR!
Northern Central Railway is excited to offer a new opportunity to all cyclists on the Heritage Rail Trail! Allow Northern Central Railway to split your journey between the rails and the trail!
Bikes will be placed on Northern Central’s newly restored gondola for a one-way trip along the Heritage Rail Trail.
Thank you York County Community Foundation, York County Economic Alliance Trail Town Program, The J. William Warehime Foundation, and to all of the individual private donors for funding this project!
Depart from New Freedom onboard the Northern Central, and bike southbound back to New Freedom from either Hanover Junction or Brillhart Station!
Or, board the train at Brillhart Station, ride to New Freedom onboard the Northern Central, and bike northbound back to Brillhart Station!
One way ticket from New Freedom to Hanover Junction (10 miles)
$20 Adult (age 13+); $10 Child (age 2-12)
One way ticket from New Freedom to Brillhart Station (16 miles):
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
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.