We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Falls Incline Railway

7400 Portage Road, Niagara Falls, Ontario L2E 6T2, Canada
+1 877-642-7275
Review Highlights
Convenient Tram to Top of Canadian Falls

My wife and I took the Falls Incline Railway today down to the top of the Canadian side of Niagara... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Bill H
Jacksonville, Florida
via mobile
Quick and easy

This was a great mode of transportation for us during our visit. We had someone with limited... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Orlando, Florida
via mobile
Read all 439 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good29%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“day pass” (50 reviews)
“round trip” (32 reviews)
7400 Portage Road, Niagara Falls, Ontario L2E 6T2, Canada
+1 877-642-7275

Similar Things to Do in Niagara Falls

Write a Review
Reviews (439)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 398 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My wife and I took the Falls Incline Railway today down to the top of the Canadian side of Niagara Falls. The ride was swift and short but it saved us walking lots of stairs as an alternative.

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was a great mode of transportation for us during our visit. We had someone with limited mobility, so to be able to have this as an option to the stair or walking down a long hill was wonderful. Not pricey, we paid $7 per...More

Thank lowandap
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were staying above the falls and this was the quickest ride down to the visitor center. If you are going to the Hornblower only it's faster to just walk. It's only about $5.50 round trip (no discount for kids). If you are there all...More

Thank Ghiatrain
Reviewed 1 week ago

A small glass railway car it fits approx 25 ppl (seating and standing) that goes up and down a hill bringing you to the Welcome Center and Falls.It's quick cheap and another good tourist attraction for photos!

1  Thank TraumaLevel1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

fast service and a body saver if you plan on going up and down several times a day!!...didnt need it every time, but it sure was nice when we did!

Thank Dlkcd5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For cheap, you can take this little railway car up the hill and into the city (or down to the Falls). It's right across the street from the visitors center. There is a walkway connecting the two, so no worries about car traffic. It's a...More

Thank Chad H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The incline railway was a great timesaver for us. We stayed at a Sheraton near the railway and we used it to cut our walk to River Blvd and the Falls by more than half. If you're staying at the Sheraton Four Points, Embassy Suites...More

Thank kjd12159
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This ride is the easy and fast way down from the hotels to the fall. Not that easy to find as you need to walk trough as small alley just btpetween two big hotels. A short ditance from our hotel the Radisson hotel. We took...More

Thank Anthony V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed travelling down to view the falls via this fascinating incline railway, very good value especially if you get the all day ticket at $7.00. However the last ride is at 10.30pm and at the weekends the falls get it up at 10 pm so...More

1  Thank BerttieB111
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A quick way with a reasonable ticket price to go up the hill to downtown (uptown) from the Falls and Table Rock Center. Otherwise travelers will need to walk up the steep hill (if one can find the way). The view is spectacular and it...More

Thank Prawet J
Nearby Restaurants
Canyon Creek
830 reviews
.24 km away
CopaCabana Brazilian Steakhouse
1,078 reviews
.15 km away
The Keg Steakhouse + Bar Fallsview Embassy Suites
4,256 reviews
.07 km away
The Big Sizzle
137 reviews
.11 km away
Nearby Attractions
Niagara Falls
24,841 reviews
.47 km away
Horseshoe Falls
715 reviews
.22 km away
Journey Behind the Falls
7,576 reviews
.21 km away
Table Rock Welcome Centre
1,703 reviews
.22 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
sandy s
30 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Ambar M | Reviewed this property |
Around 4-5 min or less. Take your time and enjoy the view it will take you longer.
13 November 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Terri0826 | Reviewed this property |
We paid big money to stay right on the falls, and it was worth it. Plus we could walk everywhere we wanted to go Google each of the attractions for discounts, or when you get there, the Hotels have all the coupons in their... More
1 April 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Peter K | Reviewed this property |
Yes backdoor is the quickest option