Alaska Railroad Information

At, our goal is to be your one-stop source for all Alaska train information, including the Alaska Railroad, private dome train cars and Alaska bus lines. So dig right in to the resources below, and make sure to contact us if you need additional information or if we can help you in anyway.

Train Schedules

There are three main schedules for the Alaska Railroad depending on which route you are traveling on. Also, one of the private dome options offers a separate schedule for service between Anchorage, Talkeetna and Denali. Learn More »

Train Rates

This is the place to figure out what your trip will cost. There are discounts for children, as well as for travel in the May and September value seasons. You can also see the upgrade prices to the GoldStar dome, and compare those with the private dome options. Learn More »

Train Reservations

Making a reservation on is a simple 3 step process, and you can get started by clicking on the Book Now link. Our reservations page will also give you further details about terms and conditions for deposits, changes and cancellations. Learn More »

Train Tips Articles & Advice

As you browse, you will often see links like relevant train tips and advice for the page you are viewing. Visit our Train Tips and Advice page to see the complete list. Learn More »

Train FAQs

If you have questions about train service in Alaska, there is a good chance you will find your answer right here. Learn More »

Alaska Train HistoryTrain History

The Alaska Railroad has been an important part of Alaskan History for over a century. If you are a history buff or railroad fan, be sure to visit our Alaska Railroad history page. Learn More »

Alaska Railroad MapTrain Maps

Get a bird’s eye view of your train trip with one of our Alaska Railroad maps. Choose from a print map that you can view online and download, or an interactive train map. Learn More »

Alaska Train PhotosTrain Photos

Check out some of our favorite photos of trains and train related scenery in Alaska, including some finalists from our recent Alaska Railroad photo contest.  Learn More »

Train Reviews

See how others are rating the Alaska Railroad, McKinley Explorer and Wilderness Express. We also show you how the individual routes stack up, and what people are saying about Learn More »