Hiwassee Premium Service
All trains on the Hiwassee line feature comfortable coach seating with large viewing windows for our standard service. In addition to coach seating, additional options are now available including Dome coach and Dome/Observation areas.
Former Canadian Pacific "Algonquin Park" dome/observation car high-level dome lounge and comfortable observation lounge seating. Dome seating allows passengers a panoramic view of the passing scenery from high above the car. Observation lounge seating gives passengers a unique view of the passing railroad from the end of the car which will be on the rear of the train in one direction. While traveling in the other direction, the car will be directly behind the locomotive. Passengers selecting this option will ride one direction in dome seating and the other in observation seating. This option includes complimentary snack service in dome observation car.
Great Northern Railway dome car "9410" offers high level dome seating with a panoramic view of the passing scenery utilizing walk-over seats which can always aim in the direction of travel. Passengers selecting this option will remain in the same seats for the entire trip.
"Loop" pricing: Dome coach seating $67 Spring & Summer, $75 during peak Autumn season; Dome/Observation seating $78 Spring & Summer, $94 during peak Autumn season.
"Copperhill" pricing: Dome coach seating $95 Spring & Summer, $110 during peak Autumn season; Dome/Observation seating $100 Spring & Summer, $129 during peak Autumn season.