Hours and admission
The Ghost Train operates from Friday, October 10 to Saturday, November 1, 2014, and is closed on Monday, October 13 for Thanksgiving.
Admission fees include tax.
Friday, Saturday, and Sunday matinees (11:00am – 5:00pm)
Matinee train rides include displays, but no live performances.
|Children 2 and under
Monday to Thursday evenings (5:30pm – 9:30pm)
Friday to Sunday evenings (5:00pm – 10:00pm)
Evening train rides include live performances and displays. The last train leaves 30 minutes before closing time.
|Adult (18 – 64 years)
|Child and youth (3 – 17 years)
|Small child (2 years and under)
|Senior (65 years and over)
You must buy a ticket to ride the train. Your ticket is valid for one Ghost Train ride and other attractions in the plaza.
Train tickets are sold in half-hour time slots. Several trains will depart within each time slot.
Avoid the crowds and come out Monday to Thursday in the first two weeks.
Buy early from TicketLeader
Advance ticket sales start September 2, 2014. Popular dates sell out in advance – buy your tickets early to avoid disappointment.
Buy online or by phone (604-252-3700) with TicketLeader.
Service fees and charges apply to advance ticket sales.
Buy tickets now on TicketLeader.ca
Buy day-of, in person at the Miniature Train Plaza
At least half of the tickets for each night are reserved for on-site purchase, so even if online tickets are sold out for that day, there will still be tickets for sale on-site. However, since this event is so popular, tickets for the day can sell out quickly. Come early!
- Matinee train ride: Friday to Sunday, 11:00am to 4:30pm
- Evening train ride: day of, starting at 3:00pm
From 3:00pm on the day of your train ride, you can purchase tickets at the ticket booth in the Stanley Park Miniature Train Plaza. You can buy same-day tickets only.
Would you like to bring a larger group to the Stanley Park Ghost Train? Make an advanced reservation when online tickets sales begin on September 2, 2014.
For corporate groups of 10 and more call 604-252-3663 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Group bookings are available on limited dates only, and must be confirmed five days before arriving.
Snacks and dinner packages
Snacks, hot and cold drinks, and light meals are for sale at the Railway Café concession stand. Hot buttered popcorn is offered at the Stanley Park Ecology Society's Cob House in the plaza.
For more substantial meals, try our Old Spaghetti Factory dinner packages sold on TicketLeader. When you buy train tickets, add a dinner package to your order after choosing your train ride time slot. After, contact the Old Spaghetti Factory to make your dinner reservations in advance.
The entire site is wheelchair accessible, and the train has a specially designed carriage that accommodates up to two wheelchairs with seating for companions. Staff will help passengers in need of assistance board the train.
Volunteer at the Ghost Train
Are you a high school student looking for a volunteer experience in a fast-paced environment? Get an opportunity to work with our Ghost Train team on-site. Contact 604-689-1463 for details.