Stanley Park Railway Ghost Train

Ghost Train in Stanley Park

October 13 to 31

Witness the alien invasion!

Each year the Stanley Park Ghost Train takes our riders on a journey through a mystical and magical world, inspired by Hallowe'en and other spooky tales. This family event is open to all ages and offers a fright free glimpse of the whimsical world of ghosts and ghouls.

Plaza activities include:

  • The Haunted Maze
  • Arts and crafts
  • Exhibits by the Stanley Park Ecology Society
  • Our pumpkin patch

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2017 Ghost Train: Alien Invasion

They came from outer space with only one destination in mind: the Stanley Park Ghost Train, and only one goal: alien invasion!

Be prepared to be abducted to an unearthly, fantastical, and strange world. Journey into the restricted zones and witness the landing.

Note Weather notice: The train runs rain or shine. In the case of an extreme weather event, the train may close to protect the safety of our guests and staff. Check our opening hours by phoning our information line at 604-257-8531. Tickets will be refunded only if there is an official closure.

Dates and times

Open October 13 to 31, 2017.

Live theatrical performance train

Enjoy a 14 minute experience exploring our Alien Invasion theme with lights, sounds, and live performers.

  • Monday to Thursday, 5:30pm to 9:30pm
  • Friday to Sunday, 5:30pm to 10:00pm

Matinee train

A great daytime activity for families, school groups, and groups with children. Journey through the forest and view our thematic displays.

  • Friday to Sunday, 11:00am to 5:00pm (last train at 5:00pm)

There are no live performers during matinee train rides.

Reserve your tickets in advance

Tickets on sale starting August 9, 2017.

Buy your tickets online or phone 604-252-3700.

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Popular dates sell out in advance – buy your tickets early to avoid disappointment.

 Service fees and charges apply to advance ticket sales.

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Location

The Stanley Park Train is located on Pipeline Road in Stanley Park, via the West Georgia Street park entrance.

Take public transit External website, ride your bike, or walk.

Free parking

The Ghost Train has on-site and overflow parking lots. All parking is free.

Overflow lots include the Info Booth, North Pipeline Road, and Beaver Lake lots.

Accessibility

The entire site is wheelchair accessible.

The train has a special carriage with room for two people in wheelchairs and seats for their companions.

We help passengers in need of assistance to board the train.

Stroller parking is also available.

Dogs at the Stanley Park Train

Please note that dogs of any size are not permitted on the train out of consideration for our visitors with allergies or who are fearful of dogs. 

Certified service animals are permitted.

Contact us about event information and daily ticket availability

604-257-8531

stanleyparktrain@vancouver.ca

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