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Glacier Discovery Train
Anchorage - Whittier


May 27- September 19, 2017

Depart Anchorage
9:45 am
Arrive Whittier
12:05 pm
Depart Whittier
6:45 pm
Arrive Anchorage
9:15 pm



One Way



(ages 12+)


(ages 2-11)

Anchorage to Whittier

Round Trip



(ages 12+)


(ages 2-11)

Anchorage to Whittier

Connects with ferries and some cruises in Whittier. No checked baggage service available. Please schedule departing flights from Anchorage at least 4 hours after your scheduled arrival time by train. Children under the age of two travel for free.


Please note taxes and fees are extra.

Glacier Discovery Tours
from Anchorage

Click the images below to select from four distinct itineraries, each one providing breathtaking scenery, comfortable seating on the train, coach class train tickets and either a stunning cruise or raft trip. Tours are quickly booking up for the summer, you should make your reservations ASAP. You can do so online or by calling 1-800-717-0108.


Prince William Glacier Cruise

priced from $249 each

26 Glacier Cruise
priced from $249 each
Rail Excursion - Prince William Sound Glacier Cruise
Glacier Tour - Phillip's 26 Glacier Cruise from Whittier
Information & Reservations
1-800-717-0108 or 503-292-5055
Rail News & Updates
Winter in Alaska!

Experience the rugged interior, cruise amongst glaciers, and enjoy some of the best wildlife viewing in North America aboard Alaska Railroad.


Lock in your Alaska adventure today to ensure finding space, as the train and lodges often book up early.

Summer Season

Tours Starting in
· Anchorage
· Fairbanks
· Seward


Schedules & fares
· Anchorage to Fairbanks
· Anchorage to Seward
· Anchorage to Whittier

Winter Season


Winter Train
· Aurora Train


Customer Service