We have established special rates for Group Tour Operators and Receptive Tour Operators, as well as for local community groups. Please contact us for more information at 1-866-MERAILS (1-866-637-2457).
MAINE EASTERN RAILROAD ADA Compliance Exception
Historic and antiquated rail passenger equipment, like that used on Maine Eastern Railroad passenger excursion service is exempt from ADA regulations under U.S. Code: Title 42: Section 12184. The restored, historic and antiquated passenger cars used on this excursion service were constructed before disability accessibility laws were adopted. Stairs, step-stools, seating; and especially doorways, passageways, aisles, and onboard restrooms may not accomodate all passengers.
Disabled patrons should bring sufficient able-bodied manpower to assist them in these situations.
Please contact Maine Eastern Railroad with further questions.
MAINE EASTERN RAILROAD PET POLICY
During the regular season, Maine Eastern Railroad is pet friendly.
During boarding, traveling and disembarkation, pets must be kept
under control and be kept in a closable pet carrier, kennel box or
Pets will be limited to one coach or vestibule, and must be
accompanied by their owner/handler at all times.
Pets must be kept on a leash when on the platform or inside a train station.
Pets may not be allowed inside food establishments located at or in
No pets will be allowed to travel in the dining car or in the parlor car.
Guide/Service Dogs, and Guide/Service Dogs In Training will be
allowed to travel uncrated, provided the dog is properly harnessed and
No pets are to be left on the train unattended at any station for any
length of time.
Ticket Pricing for all pets and animals will be based on the child rate of $23.00 per pet, even if the the pet carrier does not occupy a seat. Pet carriers occupying more than a single seat will be charged for each seat.
There will be no refunds if a pet and passenger are removed from the
train due to pet-related issues, safety or other reasons.
Pets may be excluded from specific and certain trains during the season.
The conductor may prohibit any and all animals and pets at his/her discretion.
NOTE: The train cannot stop for the comfort of a pet. Passengers and
pets will not be allowed to disembark the train at any stop other than
his/her ticketed destination.
Please call 207.596.6725 for information prior to purchasing tickets.