2020 WIlderness Express Schedule

Below is the current Wilderness Express train schedule. The Wilderness Express runs between Anchorage, Talkeetna, Denali Park, and Fairbanks. These privately-operated dome railcars generally make up the last two cars on the Alaska Railroad's Denali Star train, so they follow the same schedule.

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Wilderness Express | Northbound | May 11 - September 16, 2019
Route Depart Arrive
Route: Anchorage to Talkeetna Depart: 8:15 AM Arrive: 11:05 AM
Route: Talkeetna to Denali Park Depart: 11:20 AM Arrive: 3:40 PM
Route: Denali Park to Fairbanks Depart: 4:00 PM Arrive: 8:00 PM
Wilderness Express | Southbound | May 12 - September 17, 2019
Route Depart Arrive
Route: Fairbanks to Denali Park Depart: 8:15 AM Arrive: 12:10 PM
Route: Denali Park to Talkeetna Depart: 12:30 PM Arrive: 4:40 PM
Route: Talkeetna to Anchorage Depart: 5:00 PM Arrive: 8:00 PM