Grand Canyon Railway

The Grand Canyon is not just one of the seven wonders of the world, but is a landscape nearly preserved exactly how it was when Teddy Roosevelt first set sight on it. He said that the Grand Canyon is a place “…every American should see”. How did Teddy Roosevelt get to the Grand Canyon? By train of course! The Grand Canyon Railway has run from Williams, AZ to the Grand Canyon Village since 1901. The journey brings you past a variety of landscapes and there is plenty to do while you are on your way to the canyon. There are many types of car classes to choose from and in this way you can make your journey as luxurious or as economical as you would like! Check around the holidays for events themed to the occasion such as the Polar Express for Christmas. The journey is a total of 2 hours and during this time keep your eyes peeled for wild life because the landscape is full of them! Look out for deer, bald eagles, California condors, and more!

All Aboard the Polar Express this Holiday Season!

Visitor Information

Rates per Class:

  • The Pullman Car - Adults: $65.00 | Children $29.00
  • Coach Class - Adults: $79.00 | Children: $47.00
  • First Class - Adults: $152.00 | Children: $118.00
  • First Class - Adults: $152.00 | Children: $118.00
  • Luxury Dome Class - Adults: $219.00
  • Luxury Parlor Class - Adults: $219.00
  • Departure Times

  • Leaves Williams at 9:30am and arrives at Grand Canyon Village at 11:45am.
  • Leaves Grand Canyon Village at 3:30pm and arrives at Williams at 5:45pm.
  • Deals

  • AARP: save 15% off any class of train travel, stays at Grand Canyon Railway Hotel and RV Park, and you can enjoy 15% off the 2-night “Canyon Explorer” package.
  • AAA: Save 15% off train, hotel and RV park reservations year-round. Plus, save big on the AAA “Rails to the Rim” package.
  • Military: Save 15% off off train, hotel and RV park reservations year-round*. Enter “STRONG” in the promo code field to get your discount when making online reservations.
  • Good Sam: Save 10% on RV park stays year-round.


    1. Grand Canyon Railway

    Visit the official website for Grand Canyon Railway. Book your reservation online for a train tour o

    233 North Grand Canyon Boulevard
    Kaibab National Forest, Williams, AZ 86046
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    2. Grand Canyon Railway Adventure Package

    Journey across the Northern Arizona countryside on a full-day journey aboard the Grand Canyon Railwa

    267 Fray Marcus Dr
    Williams, AZ 86046
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    3. 3-Day Sedona and Grand Canyon Rail Experience

    Travel from Phoenix to the Grand Canyon on a 3-day semi-independent tour in the American Southwest.

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