All Aboard the Amtrak Winter Park Express

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The ski train is back for the 2024 season

All aboard the Amtrak Winter Park Express — your ticket between Denver and the foot of the slopes at the Winter Park Resort, voted North America’s best ski resort and Colorado’s top adventure town. This season, the ski train will offer 40 round trips:

  • Every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from January 12 to March 31
  • Two holiday Mondays: Martin Luther King Jr. Day (January 15) and Presidents’ Day (February 19)
  • Two ‘bonus’ Thursdays: March 14 and March 21

Pack your skis as a carry-on for no additional charge. During boarding, skis will be placed in a dedicated baggage storage. While onboard, you’ll enjoy a trip in Coach class — featuring wide, reclining seats with a big picture window, ample legroom and no middle seat. Be sure to visit the bi-level Sightseer Lounge — offering panoramic views of the Rocky Mountains and Moffat Tunnel from upstairs and café service with snacks and drinks for sale downstairs.

Bring the whole family aboard — with kids (age 2-12) riding for 50% off. Plus, everyday discounts are available for seniors, students, members of the military and customers with a disability.

The Winter Park Express travels between Denver Union Station (DEN) and Winter Park Resort (WPR). To book a trip, use these station codes in the fare finder above (or download the Amtrak app.

Dates: January 12 - March 31, 2024
Departs Denver (DEN): 7:00 am
Departs Winter Park Resort (WPR): 4:30 pm
Trip time: Approximately two hours

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