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Below you'll find information about transfers during your journey, our rail departures and arrivals schedules, the locations of where our train stops in Western Canada and the American Southwest.

Rail station transfers

All Rocky Mountaineer guests have a complimentary motorcoach transfer to/from the train in each destination. Please review and confirm your pick-up and drop-off locations for your booking in our Guest Portal

Motorcoach transfers are included between the train and your hotel in all of our midpoint destinations, including Kamloops, Whistler, Quesnel, and Glenwood Springs. In Glenwood Springs, your hotel may be within walking distance but a motorcoach transfer will also be available.

Train schedule

Here are the arrival and departure times for our trains.

Vancouver is in the Pacific Time (PT) Zone. Banff, Lake Louise, Jasper, Moab, and Denver are in the Mountain Time Zone (MT). Mountain Time (MT) is one hour ahead of Pacific Time (PT). 

FIRST PASSAGE TO THE WEST

Eastbound
Vancouver to Lake Louise/Banff
Westbound
Banff/Lake Louise to Vancouver

Day 1 - Vancouver to Kamloops 
Departure: 8:00am PT
Arrival: 6:15pm-7:30pm PT

Day 2 - Kamloops to Lake Louise/Banff
Departure: 6:50am PT
Arrival Lake Louise: 7:00-8:15pm MT
Arrival Banff: 8:15-9:30pm MT

Day 1 - Banff/Lake Louise to Kamloops 
Departure Banff: 8:00am MT
Departure Lake Louise: 9:15am MT
Arrival: 7:15pm-8:30pm PT

Day 2 - Kamloops to Vancouver 
Departure: 8:00am PT
Arrival: 6:15pm-7:30pm PT

JOURNEY THROUGH THE CLOUDS

Eastbound
Vancouver to Jasper
Westbound
Jasper to Vancouver

Day 1 - Vancouver to Kamloops 
Departure: 8:00am PT
Arrival: 6:15pm-7:30pm PT

Day 2 - Kamloops to Jasper
Departure: 8:15am PT
Arrival:  7:00pm-8:15pm MT

Day 1 - Jasper to Kamloops
Departure: 8:30am MT
Arrival: 5:15pm - 6:30pm PT

Day 2 - Kamloops to Vancouver
Departure: 8:00am PT
Arrival: 6:15pm - 7:30pm PT

RAINFOREST TO GOLD RUSH

Eastbound
North Vancouver to Jasper
Westbound
Jasper to North Vancouver

Day 1 - North Vancouver to Whistler
Departure: 8:00am PT
Arrival: 11:30am - 12:00pm PT

Day 2 - Whistler* to Quesnel
Departure: 7:45am PT
Arrival: 7:00pm - 8:00pm PT

Day 3 - Quesnel to Jasper
Departure: 7:30am PT
Arrival: 8:30pm - 9:30pm MT

Day 1 - Jasper to Quesnel
Departure: 7:15am MT
Arrival: 6:45pm - 8:00pm PT

Day 2 - Quesnel to Whistler*
Departure: 7:30am PT
Arrival: 6:45pm - 8:00pm PT

Day 3 - Whistler to North Vancouver
Departure: 3:30pm PT
Arrival: 7:00pm - 7:30pm PT

*On this rail day, the train will arrive/depart from the Pemberton platform, with a complimentary transfer to/from your Whistler accommodation.

ROCKIES TO THE RED ROCKS

Eastbound
Moab to Denver
Westbound
Denver to Moab

Day 1 - Moab to Glenwood Springs
Departure: 2:30pm MT
Arrival: 7:30pm - 9:00pm MT

Day 2 - Glenwood Springs to Denver
Departure: 9:00am MT
Arrival: 5:00pm - 6:30pm MT

Day 1 - Denver to Glenwood Springs
Departure: 9:00am MT
Arrival: 5:00pm - 6:30pm MT

Day 2 - Glenwood Springs to Moab
Departure: 7:00am MT
Arrival: 12:30pm - 2:00pm MT

 

Connecting travel at the end of your rail journey

Depending on the rail route and direction in which you travel, arrival in your destination ranges from afternoon to early evening. Rail travel in North America is occasionally subject to unforeseen delays. While Rocky Mountaineer is treated as a priority on the train tracks it uses, occasional delays do occur. For that reason, if your package does not already include accommodation at the end of your journey please do not arrange connecting transportation, including flights, on this day.

Train arrival & departure locations

The locations listed below are where the train arrives and departs in each destination. Please refer to your final travel documents, sent to you 30 days prior to your travel date, for your transfer details to the train stations or sidings below, as not all locations below have public access. 
 

Please note: For locations below that include an asterisk (*), there is no public access to the stations or sidings. Please refer to your final travel documents for your pick-up and/or drop-off locations to/from these locations.

Vancouver Rocky Mountaineer Station
1755 Cottrell Street at Terminal Avenue 
Vancouver, BC
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Kamloops Train Siding*
525 CN Road
Kamloops, BC
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Lake Louise Train Station
Lake Louise Station Restaurant
200 Sentinel Road
Lake Louise, Alberta
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Banff Train Siding*
98 Mount Norquay Road, Banff
Banff, Alberta
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North Vancouver Train Siding*
Corner of Philip Ave and West 1st Street
North Vancouver, British Columbia
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Whistler Train Station
Nita Lake Lodge
2131 Lake Placid Road
Whistler, British Columbia
Location for the train day between North Vancouver and Whistler. ​​​​​​​
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Pemberton Train Station
Blackbird Bakery
7424 Frontier Street
Pemberton, British Columbia
Location for the train day between Whistler and Quesnel
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Quesnel Train Station
710 Legion Drive
Quesnel, British Columbia
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Jasper Train Station
607 Connaught Drive
Jasper, Alberta
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Denver Train Siding*
36th Street and Wazee Street
Denver, Colorado
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Glenwood Springs Train Station 
413 7th Street
Glenwood Springs, Colorado
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Moab Train Siding*
Located conveniently off  of Highway 313. You will be transferred to/from downtown Moab to/from the train departure location via motorcoach. Please see your final travel doc for full details.