D&SNG Railroad Schedules & Fares

Authorized Train Ticket ResellerThe most recently published fares and schedules for the Durango & Silverton Railroad are listed below.

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2018 Summer Schedule | Train Roundtrip

Dates Departs
Durango
Arrives
Silverton
Departs
Silverton
Arrives
Durango
May 5 – May 13 (one train daily) 8:45 am 12:15 pm 2:30 pm 6:00 pm
May 14 – June 3 (two trains daily) 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 (three trains daily) 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 (two trains daily) 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 (one train daily) 8:45 am 12:15 pm 2:30 pm 6:00 pm

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

 

2018 Summer Fares

Car Type

Adult

(Ages 12+)

Child

(Ages 4-11)

Standard Class (all ages) – Available on all trains

Closed Coach

Open-Air Gondola

 

 

$89

$95

 

 

$55

$59

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)

 

$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 9-Aug 168:45 am Train Only)

Knight Sky – ADULT AND CHILD SAME PRICE (May 5-May 13, Oct 12-Oct 27 8:45am Train Only); May 25-Sept 13, Sept 28-Oct 11 8:00am Train Only)

 

$189

 

$189

 

$109

 

$189

First Class (ages 12+)

Silver Vista – (May 5 to Oct 278:45 am Train Only)

 

$189 (12+ Only)

 

N/A

First Class (ages 21+)

Alamosa Parlor Car – (May 5 to Oct 278:45 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 fares are subject to a 7% Historic Preservation Fee. Children under age 4 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.
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2018 Schedule | Train Up/Bus Back

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

To inquire about modifying the above train up/bus back schedule, please call 866.675.6900.

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2018 Schedule | Bus Up/Train Back

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

To inquire about modifying the above bus up/train back schedule, please call 866.675.6900.

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2018/19 Winter Schedule | Train Roundtrip

Dates Departs
Durango
Arrives
Cascade
Departs
Cascade
Arrives
Durango
Dates TBD (Nov 2018 – May 2019) 9:45 am 11:50 am 12:45 pm 2:45 pm

Call us today at 866.675.6900 for Cascade Canyon Winter Train tickets.

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Train Cars & Classes of Service

Choose between Coach, Deluxe, First Class and Presidential train cars. Each offers a unique experience on-board this historic coal-fired train.

Passengers on the Open Gondola Car

Open Gondola (Standard Class)

(All Ages) Your senses will come alive in our open air gondola car, which affords the most unobstructed views! Boasting bench style seating, it accommodates five across, and with the open air sides; you are bound to truly enjoy the crisp mountain air. Due to our natural mountainous setting and changes in weather, dressing in layers is strongly encouraged.

Passengers aboard the Rio Grande Car

Rio Grande Car (Deluxe Class)

(All Ages)  Relax in a roomier, adult atmosphere aboard this open-air observation gondola. This class features comfortable and larger overstuffed seats with more expansive viewing windows. Passengers receive a complimentary souvenir mug to fill in the concession car.

Alamosa Parlor Car (First Class)

(Ages 21+) Built in 1881, the renowned Alamosa Parlor Car features table and chair lounge-style seating. An exclusive outdoor viewing platform is available to this car’s 24 passengers. Parlor Car includes a full cash bar and private attendant.

The First Class Yankee Girl Car

Yankee Girl Parlor Car (First Class)

(Ages 21+)  Originally built in 1880 the “Yankee Girl” has undergone a complete remodel focused on maintaining the old-fashioned flair of the 1880s while providing the comfort and conveniences of the 21st century. Luxurious Victorian-Era touches include woodwork created from Mahogany, Oak and African Bird’s-eye Maple, custom wrought-iron scroll work, and stamped-tin ceiling panels. Your private attendant will be there to answer questions, serve beverages and let you know when the best photo opportunities are coming!

Passengers on the Closed Coach Car

Vintage Closed Car (Standard Class)

(All Ages) Our standard closed coach is far from standard. Enjoy the beautiful scenery on-board this historic car. Our oversized windows open and close to provide a comfortable temperature while riding.

Durango Train Historic Narration Coach

Historic Narrated Coach (Deluxe Class)

(All Ages)  Enjoy the scenery of the San Juan National Forest in the a standard closed coach while listening to a costumed character tell stories and provide history of the historic railroad and life in the 1880s. Each leg of your journey will have a different narrator and story to tell. Each seat has an aisle and window seat and accommodates two people. The windows open and close and allow for great viewing of your beautiful surroundings.

The First Class Knight Sky Family Car Seating

Knight Sky Car (First Class)

(All Ages- One Price)  Step aboard the newest Flagship car of the D&SNGRR! This all-ages open-air car offers amazing panoramas through the UV-protected glass paneled roof combined with the extravagance of roomy, reclining, leather-trimmed seating as well as First Class services including an attendant, souvenir tote bag and mug, complimentary non-alcoholic beverages all day and a morning pastry.

The Presidential Class Cinco Animas Car - Parlor Seating

Cinco Animas Car (Presidential Class)

(Ages 21+) The Victorian splendor of a bygone era awaits you on board two of the most legendary and historic private cars to ever grace the narrow gauge rails. The Cinco Animas both offer two distinctively appointed seating options including Pullman and Parlor seating. A large outdoor viewing platform is exclusively available to those who choose this class as well as an attendant.

Passengers aboard the San Juan Car

San Juan Narration Car (Deluxe Class)

(Ages 12+)  Travel in comfort and style aboard a reconfigured version of the famous “San Juan.” This distinctive closed-vestibule coach from 1887 features roomy, reversible, overstuffed seating in a wide three-across arrangement. Passengers receive a complimentary souvenir mug to fill in the concession car.

Passengers Enjoy the Views from the Silver Vista Car

Silver Vista Car (First Class)

(Ages 12+) The Silver Vista offers magnificent overhead mountain views from this narrow gauge, glass-roofed observation car with UV protected glass. Oversized seats offer the most legroom of any car on the line. A private outdoor viewing platform is also exclusive to this class. This is an open-air car, so please be prepared for cooler mountain temperatures and possible changes in weather.

Prospector Car (First Class)

(All Ages)  This first-class class car accepts passengers of all ages for families that want to enjoy additional comfort. This car features table and chair style seating, an attendant, and includes a souvenir mug and complimentary non-alcoholic beverages throughout the trip. The ceiling of the car also features an enlarged route map so you can follow the train’s progress along the route.

DSNGRR Nomad Pullman

Charter Cars

For your special event, you can charter a private train car for an unforgettable experience. All Private Cars are rented exclusively to the booking party. Each car is private and there is no walk-through traffic. These cars are chartered based on availability. Speak with a reservations agent at 970-403-0883 for details.

Train Route Map

Durango Silverton Train Route Map

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