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Reservations Are Required for All Events.

The Newport Dinner Train offers many unique and memorable events in keeping with the "ultimate dining experience" aboard authentic moving Pullman Dining Cars.  To ensure a reservation on your desired date, we encourage you to plan ahead and call to reserve at least two weeks in advance.

We extend a military discount to all
of our “forever friends” in uniform.

You may use our on-line Event Reservation Request Form or call our office at the toll-free number listed below.  Please be aware that a reservation request by email or through our on-line request forms, does not confirm a reservation.  For your protection, final confirmation is only by telephone with a credit card number.  You may also request Gift Certificates on-line.  Please use our convenient Gift Certificate Request Form.

Please note that during the months of September & October, departure time is 6:00pm NOT 6:30pm as shown below.  We adjust the departure schedule to catch more of the sunset on the bay.

Call Us Today. Tel:  401-841-8700
Fax: 401-841-8724

The Newport Dinner Train Proudly Presents:

Romancing The Rails

Escape the ordinary in gracious style along beautiful Narragansett Bay.  Award-winning cuisine, music and candlelight.  Bring your best friend.

Saturday Evenings only
6:30 PM
Seniors 65+...$57.95pp

Comedy Murder Mystery Dinner

Ice Cream Train Matinee

Afternoon of Elegance Luncheon

Enjoy a 90 minute full course luncheon excursion along beautiful Narragansett Bay followed by a guided tour of Rosecliff Mansion, location of such notable films as The Great Gatsby and High Society.

Thursdays only.
11:30 AM

Full Course Luncheon with this package:

Child..... 27.50

Click here for menu choices.

East Side / West Side Luncheon

East Side, West Side...all around the town...Your fully narrated journey begins on the West Side of Aquidneck Island with a 90 minute, full service luncheon along scenic Narragansett Bay.  Then onto the East Side of the Island by trolley with views of the Bellevue Ave. Mansions, Cliff Walk and breathtaking Breton Point... finish at historic Fort Adams just in time to shop downtown Newport.
Departs Thursday & Saturday - 11:30am from Newport Station (May thru September)
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Full Course Luncheon ONLY (no trolley tour):

Adult:  $42.95  /  Child:  $21.50  /  Senior:  $39.95

Luncheon and Trolley Tour:

Adult:  $55.00  /  Child:  $27.50  /  Senior:  $52.00


East Side/West Side or Afternoon of Elegance
Overnight Package

Stay just a little bit longer...Add on to your Luncheon Excursion:

  • Wednesday or Thursday Evening Overnight Stay at the Hampton Inn & Suites with breakfast.

  • Wine Tasting Tour of the renowned Newport Vineyards.

Just $299.95++ for two
Please call 800-398-7427 for all the details.

ALL Overnight Accommodations are at the Hampton Inn & Suites

Click here for Luncheon & Dinner Menu Selections.
(Sorry, no discount offers valid on overnight packages.)

Click here for more details on overnight packages.

The Ultimate Newport Getaway Package
Land, Sea & Air - The BEST of All Worlds

This adventure package begins with a 90 minute luncheon excursion aboard the NEWPORT DINNER TRAIN along the Bay on the WEST SIDE. Next, onto the EAST SIDE of Aquidneck Island on a narrated Trolley Tour...Then it's up, up and away on a helicopter ride over Ocean Drive and the "gilded age" mansions. Also included is a wine-tasting tour of the Newport Vineyards Your overnight accommodations are at the Hampton Inn & Suites with breakfast. This awesome package is just $429.95 for Two plus tax & gratuity.

Wednesday or Thursday Evenings Only

Click here for more details on this "over the top" overnight package.

Special Occasion Specials

Please call 800-398-7427 for details.

The Most Entertaining Repertoire on the Rails

  • All event pricing is subject to RI State and hotel tax if applicable.

  • Gratuity not included on parties less than 5; may be paid directly to server on day of event.

  • Parties of 5 or more - gratuity is generally included at time of reservation.

  • We are pleased that at this time all Dinner train events will NOT be subject to a fuel surcharge due to recent regulation of fuel prices. In the event that once again prices surge, we will be forced to reactivate the surcharge in order to maintain our service standards. Thank you for your understanding.

Dinner Train Capacity.
The Dinner Train has a maximum capacity of 192.  Each of the original dining cars seats 72 guests while the Cabaret Parlour Car with its more relaxed ambiance, seats 48 guests.  Seating is also categorized by Coach tables for four (where two parties of two may be seated together in a sold-out situation) or Preferred Seating (which for an additional $15.00 per person guarantees private seating for two at a table for four).  Full bar service is available but not included.

Advance reservations are required.  Payment is due when booking the reservation.  Visa and MasterCard accepted.  Reservations Requests may be made on-line but must be finalized with credit card information by telephone.  Click here to use our on-line Reservation Request Form.

For the comfort and safety of all passengers, The Newport Dinner Train is a non-smoking venue.  Smoking is not permitted on board the train.

Departure Location.
All departures are from 19 America's Cup Avenue in Newport unless otherwise specified.  Parking is available at the Depot on a first come, first serve basis.  The dinner excursion is approximately two and one-half hours in length while the luncheon excursions are approximately one and one-half hours.  Click here for directions to the Depot.

Departure Times.
Typical Departure times are as shown below; however, you should confirm your specific event's date and departure time:

Evening Departures @ 6:30 PM

Luncheon Departures @ 11:30 AM

Please arrive 1/2 hour before departure time to allow for boarding.

Dress Code.
Business casual - no shorts on dinner departures; no tank tops for gentlemen at any time please.

Gift Certificates.
Gift certificates make!  Give to your friends, family, and co-workers.  Use for employee recognition programs, birthdays, anniversaries, etc.  Always in good taste Request gift certificates on-line with our easy-to-use request form.

Cancellation Policy.
Please notify our office at least 48 hours in advance of your reservation if you are not able to keep it.  A gift certificate of equal value would then be issued to you to be used at a time that is more convenient. There are no refunds or gift certificates for "no-shows".  Bearers of gift certificates must call as well or their gift certificate becomes null and void.  As seating for events is limited, we thank you for your understanding of this policy.

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Newport Dinner Train
One Alexander Road
Portsmouth, RI 02871

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