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Alaska Railroad Depot, Anchorage

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At the central part of the Alaska Railroad system, Alaska Railroad Depot 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 Depot at the forefront of your travel plans using our Anchorage holiday planner.
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  • Fur Rondezvous is coming again this February starting on the 22nd through March 4th. It's a time for carnival rides and fun in general plus the start of the Iditarod Sled Dog Race. I'm listing this ev...  more »
  • The gift shop had a variety of gifts and souvenirs. I was able to bring home several gifts for my family and grandchildren that I know they will enjoy. 
  • Small station. In one door and out the other to the trains. Can check bags outsides. Everyone gathers together in one room. Close to downtown. Several hotels within walking distance. Several others wi...  more »