Chemin de Fer du Haut-Forez – Tourist train

Board the High Drill Railway for a journey between Estivareilles and La Chaise-Dieu railway 42 km built between 1875 and 1902 ... Station stops of Usson-en-Forez, Craponne-sur-Arzon, Jullianges, Sembadel and Chaise-Dieu.


Embark in the High-Forez's train and go through our coniferous forest, our highs plateaux and our small valleys, without forgetting the magnificient Pontempeyrat's viaduct which connect 3 departments and two regions : Auvergne and Rhône-Alpes !
Trains are running all the year, either regularly or for themas (Halloween, Father Christmas, snow train, snowshoes, mountain bike) but also on request for groups (clubs, work councils, families...) or for events (weddings, birthdays, retirements). You can come down from the train in the station of your choice to visit tourist sites. Our trains are typicals of the 50's and will allow you to relive the aged time in security.


Languages spoken

  • English
  • French


Adult: 5 to 16 €
Child (2-12 years): 3 to 9 €.

Modes de paiement

  • Cheque
  • Chèques Vacances
  • Cash
  • Credit transfer


From 21/06 to 28/06, every Sunday.

From 01/07 to 31/08, every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday.
Open exceptionally on 14/07 and 15/08.

06/09, every Sunday.

Canceled or closed because of Covid-19.