Time Tables & Fares

Regular public steam trains 2014      pdf.        

1st May – 29th June 2014
18th September – 2nd November 2014
3rd July – 14th September 2014
Peak Season
Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Vişeu de Sus departure 09:00
Paltin (km 21,6) Arrival approx. 11:00
Vişeu de Sus Arrival approx. 14:30
Daily, including Sundays
Vişeu de Sus departure 09:00
Paltin (km 21,6) Arrival approx. 11:00
Vişeu de Sus Arrival approx. 15:30
Adults:                                            46 Ron
Students: 38 Ron
Pensioners/Disabled: 38 Ron
Children*: 33 Ron
Adults:                                           49 Ron
Students: 41 Ron
Pensioners/Disabled: 41 Ron
Children*: 36 Ron
10% discount off standard fare for previously announced groups larger than 15 persons

*Pupils between 6 and 16 years old. Children up to 6 yrs. free


The ticket office at the CFF station opens at 7:00 am. (season)


 ** New 2014**Mocăniţa Special (with seats in reserved carriage*) 


Shoulder period
79 Ron 83 Ron Train ticket, mixed grill, one soft drink, one coffee, one pastry, rentable seat cushion free of charge.
55 Ron 58 Ron Train ticket, children's menu, one soft drink, one hot chocolate, one pastry, rentable seat cushion free of charge.

*Reservations necessary no later than 20:00


Please Note: Groups are requested to send advance notice in writing due to limited seating space in regular tourist trains. Groups cannot be carried without prior reservation! Large groups and Parties are recommended to book their own charter train.

ATENTION! Parties, Groups, Companies etc. may charter their own train throughout the year, on request also with catering service.
The cheapest option is a historic diesel railcar with up to 25 seats. The railcar can be booked at short notice. The cost depends on the route and duration of travel.
A train with steam loco must be booked at least two days prior to travel date. Rates depend on the route and duration of your travel and on the number of coaches.


Special trains 2014

Sheduled trains with special events

Special trains for the Spring Holiday  10:00
Special trains for Easter  10:00
01.05.2014 Special trains for Labour Day  09:00
08.06.2014 Mocăniţa Maramureş Brunch  10:30
09.06.2014 Special train for Pentecost  10:00
12.07.2014 Full Moon train  19:00
09.08.2014 Concert with the „Classis“ string quartet  17:00
Christmas trip  10:00
31.12.2014 New Year’s Eve Party in the Vaser Valley  18:30
By Steam Train into the New Year  10:00



Hotel Train „Carpatia-Express”





Accommodation per person incl. Breakfast

64 Ron/pers. 79 Ron/pers.

The SMALL Forest Railway package:
1 Candlelight Dinner, accommodation for 1 night incl. continental buffet breakfast, 1 CFF railway ticket.

163 Ron/pers. 171 Ron/pers.

The BIG Forest Railway package:
2 Candlelight Dinners, accommodation for 2 nights incl. continental buffet breakfast, 1 CFF railway ticket.

282 Ron/pers. 298 Ron/pers.


Advice for a train experience to remember:

  • Please advise us of group bookings at least two days in advance, by mail or phone.
  • Students, pensioners and disabled people must show valid identification.
  • CFR railway tickets and passes are not valid on the trains of the CFF Viseu de Sus.
  • During the high season, children travel at a reduced price (29 RON)  every Monday.
  • We suggest that groups book their own charter train.
  • You may board the train only with valid tickets!
  • In the event of very bad weather the train may be cancelled. Due to technical failures, steam locomotives may be replaced by diesels.
  • Due to limited seating, we kindly ask you to keep the seats free of luggage.
  • Please read the CFF standing procedures before travel.


Forestry and Logging Trains

Forestry and Logging Trains run throughout the year with no standing time table, to meet the needs of the forestry industry.  Visitors are not permitted to travel on forestry trains.



Last Updated on Saturday, 10 January 2015 13:19