Niagara SkyWheel

Want a brilliant Niagara Falls experience like no other? Climb aboard the Niagara SkyWheel for a one-of-a-kind sightseeing opportunity with breathtaking, panoramic views of the Falls.

The Niagara SkyWheel, one of Canada’s largest observation wheels, soars 175 feet above Niagara Falls all year round. 

Equipped with fully enclosed, temperature-controlled gondolas, the Niagara SkyWheel guarantees visitors of all ages a comfortable and enjoyable ride and an unforgettable experience. The duration of this sky ride lasts approximately eight to twelve minutes, providing show stopping, aerial views during the day and dazzling sights of the city skyline by night. 

Located in Niagara Falls, Ontario, the SkyWheel is about 21 miles away from the nearest Amtrak Station and surrounded by awe-inspiring Niagara landmarks, local restaurants, and tourist attractions.

Historical sights, such as the Horseshoe and American Falls, the Niagara River and Niagara parks are visible from the massive observation wheel, as well. 

Tickets for the SkyWheel are available online. Adults are required to pay a fee of $12.99, children must pay $6.99 and guests under 12-years-old have free admission. 

Stop by this inexpensive, spectacular attraction and explore the beauty of Niagara Falls from all angles!

The current hours of operation are: Monday to Thursday, 11 a.m. to 12 a.m., Friday 11 a.m. to 1 a.m., Saturday 10 a.m. to 1 a.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. to 12 a.m. 

All hours and operating schedules are weather-dependent and subject to change. 

“Enjoy a nice slow ride up to the top of the city with the greatest views of Niagara Falls that money can buy.”

—Mike H., Trip Advisor

Take Amtrak to the Niagara SkyWheel

Experience this unforgettable attraction via Amtrak to Niagara Falls Station in Niagara Falls —Don’t forget to use the New York By Rail 15% discount!