Hell on Wheels tells the epic story of post-Civil War America, focusing on a Confederate Soldier, who sets out to exact revenge on the men who have murdered his wife. His journey takes him west to Hell on Wheels, a dangerous and lawless town that services the construction of the first transcontinental railroad.
Cullen adjusts to life after Hell On Wheels. Meanwhile, Durant dispatches Elam to deal with a posse robbing his payroll.
Durant must confront a dangerous threat to Hell on Wheels. Meanwhile, a horrible crime forces Lily and Elam to strike a deal to bring justice.
Mickey and Sean's life hangs in the balance as Cullen tries to keep order. Lily and Elam must work together to race to clean up a mess of their own.
After tragedy strikes one of their own, Cullen must diffuse an internal threat to the railroad.
Cullen’s past haunts Hell on Wheels, leaving the fate of the railroad hanging in the balance.
Durant must save the railroad while fighting for his own life. Meanwhile Cullen fights to save an old friend.
Cullen seeks justice in the aftermath of tragedy.
A new arrival in Hell on Wheels throws everything into turmoil. Eva finds herself caught between Elam and Mr. Toole.
As the town celebrates, Cullen prepares for battle and then fights to save the railroad.
Cullen bands together with the railroad workers to save Hell on Wheels from an invading force.