Train departures

The ticket office of Orava Forest Railway opens at 9:00.

Train departures from the Tanečník Station to the Beskyd Saddle Station
Month 1st ride 2nd ride 3rd ride 4th ride 5th ride 6th ride
January - March - 11:00 13:00 14:30 15:45 - -
April Open only during Easter holidays – 1st – 4th ride
May - October - 09:30 11:00 13:00 14:30 15:45 17:00*
November Closed
December Closed from Dec 1 to Dec 26, except Dec 2 (special event) - 1st - 4th ride

* this ride is operated during the weekends and state holidays

Trains depart every day, from Monday to Sunday.

The above listed train departures apply on the motor train, motorized draisine and “Gontkulák” steam locomotive. The steam locomotive runs on selected days only – during special events.

Orava Forest Railway ticket prices


“Gontkulák” steam locomotive schedule

“Gontkulák” steam locomotive is in operation during special events only. Changes in the schedule may appear.

Additional information

  • Changes in the trains used may apply. In case there are fewer visitors, a motorized draisine with the capacity of 11 passengers is in operation. If there is greater interest and more visitors, open or closed carriages will be added to the schedule. For bigger groups, we recommend to book a ride in advance.
  • In case of bad weather, please dress appropriately.