For Blue Denali Rail Tours, you must find your own way to the rail depot on your first day of the tour and from the rail depot on your last day of the tour. Transfers to and from your hotel are included. For Yellow Denali Rail Tours transfers between hotel and depot are included.  Escorted and Explorer Tours also include a transfer from the airport to your hotel at the beginning of your tour and to the airport at the end of your tour.

Rail Depot Locations

Anchorage Depot
411 West 1st Ave.

Talkeetna Depot / Mt. McKinley
Mile 13.5 Talkeetna Spur Road

Denali Park Depot
Denali Park Road

Fairbanks Depot
1745 Johannsen Expressway

View the Rail Schedule

Motor Coach Connections

If you are scheduled to travel by motor coach to/from Anchorage, the Denali Park Connection motor coach service picks up at the Egan Center in Anchorage. The Anchorage Egan Center is located at 555 West 5th Avenue in downtown Anchorage.

If you are traveling on the southbound motor coach to Anchorage and would prefer to be dropped off at the airport, please notify your driver.

Anchorage Motor Coach Schedule


  • Depart Anchorage Egan Center – 6:30 a.m.
  • Depart McKinley Princess Lodge – 9 a.m.
  • Arrive Denali Princess Lodge – 12:30 p.m.


  • Depart Denali Princess Lodge – 2:15 p.m.
  • Depart McKinley Princess Lodge – 5:30 p.m.
  • Arrive Anchorage Egan Center – 8:30 p.m.