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Alaska Railroad Corporation, Anchorage

(4.4/5 based on 800+ reviews on the web)
At the central part of the Alaska Railroad system, Alaska Railroad Corporation provides transportation and informs travelers about Alaska's highlights. Numerous luxury and scenic train trips commence from this station, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Have a cup of coffee at the station while waiting for your ride, or simply drop by to find out about the railroad history and see one of Alaska Railroad's first locomotives. You can browse the gift shop for apparel and souvenirs, as well as purchase a guide book for your trip. If you're taking a train trip, you'll have to stand in line to get boarding passes. Travelers arriving at least 15 minutes prior to departure time will get on the train, even if lines are long. Put Alaska Railroad Corporation at the forefront of your travel plans using our Anchorage holiday planner.
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  • The train to Fairbanks is not the fastest way to travel, but the scenery and wildlife viewing are great. We had a perfect clear day and many views of Denali. We also saw a few moose and a wolf. OR may...  more »
  • Go to the Depot to watch people board trains, hit the gift shop to buy a trinket. OR catch the train for one of the adventures yourself.  more »
  • To enjoy this venue you have to enjoy trains and visit when the modal railway club are there. The quality of exhibits are very good and anchorage doesn't have too many outstanding exhibitions but this...  more »