Schedules and Fares

The most recently published fares and schedules for the Durango & Silverton Railroad are listed below. Please call us at 866.675.6900 for updates, questions, or help reserving your tickets. You can use the links below to jump to any of the schedule information:

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D&SNG Railroad Train Schedules and Fares:

May through October 2018

**Please note: The train runs up to 3 excursions daily in the height of the summer season and reduces the number of excursions in spring and fall.

  • One Train Daily ~ May 5 to May 13 | October 12 to October 27, 8:45am Departure
  • Two Trains Daily ~ May 14 to June 3 | August 10 to October 11, 8:00am and 8:45am Departures
  • Three Trains Daily ~ June 4 to August 9, 8:00am, 8:45am, and 9:30am Departures

2018 Schedule:

Dates Departs
Durango
Arrives
Silverton
Departs
Silverton
Arrives
Durango
May 5 - May 13 8:45 am 12:15 pm 2:30 pm 6:00 pm
May 14 - June 3 8:00 am
8:45 am
11:30 am
12:15 pm
1:45 pm
2:30 pm
5:15 pm
6:00 pm
June 4 - August 9 8:00 am
8:45 am
9:30 am
11:30 am
12:15 pm
1:00 pm
1:45 pm
2:30 pm
3:00 pm
5:15 pm
6:00 pm
6:30 pm
August 10 - October 11 8:00 am
8:45 am
11:30 am
12:15 pm
1:45 pm
2:30 pm
5:15 pm
6:00 pm
October 12 - October 27 8:45 am 12:15 pm 2:30 pm 6:00 pm

2018 Fares:

Car Type

Adult

(Ages 12+)

Child

(Ages 4-11)

Standard Class (all ages)

Closed Coach or Open-Air Gondola (available on all trains)

$89
$55

Deluxe Class (Narrated Cars)

Historic Narration Car - (standard closed coach, all ages)
(May 14 to June 3 and Aug 10 to Oct 11 - 8:00am Train Only) ( June 4 to Aug 9 - 9:30am Train Only)

San Juan Narrated Car - (deluxe closed coach, ages 12+ only) (May 5 to Oct 27 - 8:45am Train Only) Click here to learn more...

 

$119


$153 (12+ Only)

 

$79


N/A

Deluxe Class (all ages)

Rio Grande Car - (deluxe open-air car)
(June 4 to August 9 - 9:30am Train Only)

$139

$95

First Class (all ages)

Prospector Family Car (June 10-Aug 17 - 8:45 am Train Only)

Knight Sky - ADULT AND CHILD SAME PRICE (May 5-May 13, Oct 12-Oct 27 8:45am Train Only); May 26-Sept 15, Sept 29-Oct 12 8:00am Train Only)

 

$189

 

$189


 

$109

 

$189


First Class (ages 12+)

Silver Vista (May 5 to Oct 27 - 8:45 am Train Only)

 

$189 (12+ Only)

 

N/A

First Class (ages 21+)

Alamosa Parlor Car (May 5 to Oct 27 - 8:45 am Train Only)

Yankee Girl (June 4 to Aug 9 - 9:30am Train Only)

 

$199 (21+ Only)

$189 (21+ Only)

 

N/A

N/A

Presidential Class (ages 21+)

Cinco Animas (May 14 to Oct 11 - 8:00am Train Only)

$219 (21+ Only)

N/A

Note: All ticket fares are subject to a 7% Historic Preservation Fee. Children ages 4 and under are free if seated on an adult's lap. If a child under age 4 requires a seat, a child's ticket must be purchased.

 

 

Train to Silverton / Bus Return to Durango Schedule

Enjoy a beautiful train ride from Durango to Silverton, a 2-hour layover in Silverton, then return to Durango aboard a D&SNG Railroad motor coach bus, along 52 miles of the San Juan Scenic Byway.

Coach Bus Fares: BUS UPGRADES cost $20 per person and are in ADDITION to Standard and Deluxe Class roundtrip ticket fares.*

Select the desired number of bus seats and the correct time from the product Bus Upgrade ~ Durango to Silverton to add this upgrade to your reservation. Traveling one leg of your journey by coach bus is also considered a roundtrip excursion.

**There is no additional charge for BUS UPGRADES if riding Presidential or First Class, but you must select the train product that includes the bus on one leg of your excursion.

 

Dates Train Departs
Durango
Train Arrives
Silverton
Bus Departs
Silverton
Bus Arrives
Durango
May 5 - May 13 8:45 am 12:15 pm 3:00 pm 4:30 pm
May 14 - June 3 8:00 am
8:45 am
11:30 am
12:15 pm
12:00 pm
3:00 pm
1:30 pm
4:30 pm
June 4 - August 9 8:00 am
8:45 am
9:30 am
11:30 am
12:15 pm
1:00 pm
12:00 pm
3:00 pm
4:00 pm
1:30 pm
4:30 pm
5:30 pm
August 10 - October 11 8:00 am
8:45 am
11:30 am
12:15 pm
12:00 pm
3:00 pm
1:30 pm
4:30 pm
October 12 - October 27 8:45 am 12:15 pm 3:00 pm 4:30 pm

 

Bus Up to Silverton / Train Return to Durango Schedule

Enjoy a later start in the morning, ride a D&SNG Railroad motor coach bus from Durango to Silverton, along 52 miles of the San Juan Scenic Byway. Taking the morning coach bus from Durango allows guests three hours in Silverton before the train departs for its return to Durango.

Coach Bus Fares: BUS UPGRADES cost $20 per person and are in ADDITION to Standard and Deluxe Class roundtrip ticket fares.*

Select the desired number of bus seats and the correct time from the product Bus Upgrade ~ Durango to Silverton to add this upgrade to your reservation. Traveling one leg of your journey by coach bus is also considered a roundtrip excursion.

*There is no additional charge for BUS UPGRADES if riding Presidential or First Class, but you must select the train product that includes the bus on one leg of your excursion.


 

Dates Bus Departs
Durango
Bus Arrives
Silverton
Train Departs
Silverton
Train Arrives
Durango
May 5 - May 13 10:15 am 11:45am 2:30 pm 6:00 pm
May 14 - June 3 9:30 am
10:15 am
11:00 am
11:45 am
1:45 pm
2:30 pm
5:15 pm
6:00 pm
June 4 - August 9 9:30 am
10:15 am
11:00 am
11:00 am
11:45 am
12:30 pm
1:45 pm
2:30 pm
3:00 pm
5:15 pm
6:00 pm
6:30 pm
August 10 - October 11 9:30 am
10:15 am
11:00 am
11:45 am
1:45 pm
2:30 pm
5:15 pm
6:00 pm
October 12 - October 27 10:15 am 11:45am 2:30 pm 6:00 pm

 

The 2017/2018 Cascade Canyon Winter Train

Schedule:

Dates
Departs
Durango
Arrives
Cascade
Departs
Cascade
Arrives
Durango
November 23 -
May 5
9:45 am 11:50 am 12:45 pm 2:45 pm

Days of Operation:
11/22/17 - 11/26/17 - Daily (Closed 11/23 for Thanksgiving Day)
12/01/17 - 12/03/17 - Friday, Saturday & Sunday Only
12/08/17 - 12/10/17 - Friday, Saturday & Sunday Only
12/15/17 - 12/31/17 - Daily (Closed 12/25 for Christmas Day)
01/01/18 - 03/10/18 - Thursday, Friday & Saturday Only (also running Sunday, 01/14/18 and Wednesday, 03/07/18)
03/12/18 - 03/31/18 - Daily (Monday - Saturday)
04/04/18 - 04/14/18 - Thursday, Friday & Saturday Only
04/16/18 - 04/30/18 - Daily (Monday - Saturday)
05/01/18 - 05/04/18 - Daily (Tuesday - Friday)
05/05/18 D&SNG RR's daily service to Silverton BEGINS!

Fares:

Car Type Adult Child
Standard-Class Coach (all ages) available all season $65* $39*
Historic Narration Coach (all ages) available April 4 – May 4 Monday through Friday Only $85* $65*
Family Deluxe-Class San Juan Car (all ages) HOLIDAY THEMED available 12/15 - 12/31 $95* $69*
First-Class Knight Sky (all ages) available all season $109* $109*
First-Class Cinco Animas (ages 21+ only) available 11/22 - 01/02 only $109* N/A
First-Class Alamosa Parlor Car (ages 21+ only) available 02/15 - 03/10, 04/04 - 05/04 $109* N/A
First-Class Yankee Girl (age 21+ only) available 01/04 - 02/10, 03/12 - 03/30 $109* N/A
Family First-Class Prospector (all ages) available 03/12 - 03/30 $109* $69*
*Fares subject to 7% Historic Preservation Fee

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Deluxe, First Class and Presidential Private Cars
For a unique and memorable experience, enjoy your train ride aboard an elegant 1880's upgraded car. These classic cars have been refurbished but still maintain their original, historic charm to allow you the chance of a lifetime to enjoy the Durango & Silverton Railroad in style. Want to charter one of the train cars for your own private occasion? Call DurangoSilvertonRailroad.com Reservations at 866.675.6900 for details or click here for more information about the various car options.


Click here to learn more about the Winter Cascade Canyon Train!