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Lookout Mountain Incline Railway in Chattanooga, Tennessee

Lookout Mountain Incline Railway

3917 St Elmo Ave, Chattanooga, Tennessee, 37409 423-821-4224 Distance from hotel: 13.50 miles Visit Website Category: Entertainment, Attractions

Lookout Mountain Incline Railway

Lookout Mountain Tennessee is the gorgeous home of three Chattanooga attractions: Rock City, Ruby Falls, and the exciting Incline Railway, the steepest passenger train in the world, known as "America's most amazing mile!" Take a ride to the top of the mountain for the finest view of the Chattanooga Valley. While you're up there, be sure to try the homemade fudge, explore the site of the Civil War "Battle Above The Clouds," and stop by the Visitor Center for a map of Point Park's hiking trails. With easy access to I-75, our hotel near Lookout Mountain is the perfect base for your family adventure.



  • 10am-6pm (November-February), 9am-6pm (March-May, September, & October), 8:30am-8pm (Memorial Day - Labor Day)
  • Last round-trip ride leaves 1 hour before closing
  • Closed Thanksgiving & Christmas


  • $14 Adults; $7 Children (Ages 3-12)
  • $7 Seniors, December-February (Ages 65+)
  • Triple Play Packages for The Incline, Rock City, & Ruby Falls: $45.90 Adults, $23.90 Children (Ages 3-12)


A current list of seasonal events can be found at


  • Sightseeing
  • Train Rides
  • Hiking
  • Shopping
  • Dining


A The Lookout Mountain Station offers spectacular vistas, a snack bar, dining area and gift shop. You can also visit nearby points of Civil War interest, as well as the Centennial Photo Exhibit and the Railway's engine room. 
A All-in-one ticket packages are available and include admission to all three Lookout Mountain attractions, including The Incline, Rock City, and Ruby Falls.

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