2019 Alaska Railroad Schedule

Alaska Railroad Summer 2019 Schedule Starts May 11th

The Wilderness Express private dome rail cars are attached to the Alaska Railroad’s Denali Star train, and consequently operate on the same schedule listed below. The Wilderness Express operating dates can fluctuate on the first and last few days of the season, you can check current availability here. The McKinley Explorer private dome rail cars operate on the separate schedule shown below. Contact us for schedule if your desired route or segment is not shown.

ARR Denali Star Northbound Train Schedule
May 11 – September 16, 2019
Departure TimeArrival Time
Anchorage8:15 AMTalkeetna11:05 AM
Talkeetna11:20 AMDenali Park3:40 PM
Denali Park4:00 PMFairbanks8:00 PM
ARR Denali Star Southbound Train Schedule
May 12 – September 17, 2019
Departure TimeArrival Time
Fairbanks8:15 AMDenali Park12:10 PM
Denali Park12:30 PMTalkeetna4:40 PM
Talkeetna5:00 PMAnchorage8:00 PM
ARR Coastal Classic Train Schedule
May 11 – September 16, 2019
Departure TimeArrival Time
Anchorage6:45 AMSeward11:05 AM
Seward6:00 PMAnchorage10:15 PM
ARR Glacier Discovery Train Schedule
May 15, 18, 22, 25 – September 16, 2019
Departure TimeArrival Time
Anchorage9:45 AMWhittier12:05 PM
Whittier6:45 PMAnchorage9:15 PM
McKinley Explorer Northbound Train Schedule
May 16 – September 13, 2019
Departure TimeArrival Time
Anchorage9:15 AMTalkeetna12:15 PM
Talkeetna12:35 PMDenali Park4:40 PM
McKinley Explorer Southbound Train Schedule
May 16 – September 13, 2019
Departure TimeArrival Time
Denali Park9:15 AMTalkeetna1:40 PM
Talkeetna1:55 PMAnchorage5:00 PM

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