Lucky passengers may catch glimpses of the eagle that bathes in the stream or the barred owl that favours a big stump inside the tracks!
Hours of operation
April 23 and 24 to June 25 and 26:
- Weekends only - 11am to 4pm
June 29 to September 5:
- Wednesday to Thursday - 11am to 4pm
- Friday to Sunday - 10am to 4pm
- Mondays and Tuesdays - Closed
The train will be open for the following holidays:
- Victoria Day - Monday, May 23, 11am to 4pm
- BC Day - Monday, August 1, 10am to 4pm
- Labour Day - Monday, September 5, 10am to 4pm
Important note The train runs rain or shine. In the event of severe weather, phone 604-257-8531 to check our hours.
As the train winds through the forest, you’ll hear fun facts about the resident wildlife and snippets of Stanley Park history. Learn the names of the common trees and the variety of creatures that make this park their home.
Younger passengers can even earn a Junior Urban Forest Ranger button! Ask for the quiz at the Ticket Booth before you board the train. Listen closely, answer the questions and exchange your quiz for a button at the end of your ride!
Tickets are sold on-site.
The dog days of summer are here
Are you and your canine companion inseparable? Have the two of you waited patiently in the station while the rest of the family enjoyed their train ride? Wait no more!
Every Sunday beginning July 3, your furry friend can ride with you at no charge.
All dogs must be on-leash. If your dog has a high prey drive or is fearful of loud noises or water, this is not a suitable activity. Train staff have the right to refuse to onboard an animal.
The Stanley Park Train is located on Pipeline Road in Stanley Park, via the West Georgia Street park entrance.
Take public transit External website, opens in new tab, ride your bike, or walk.
Pay parking is available in parking lots and streets in Stanley Park.
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
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.