Summer Trains Onboard Dining
NEW FOR 2015-
GoldStar is all inclusive-Meals, non-alcoholic, and alcoholic drinks(2 per trip) are included in the cost of your fare.
Onboard food, beverage and bar service is available for purchase on our three main summer trains, the Coastal Classic, Denali Star and Glacier Discovery in addition to what is inclusive for GoldStar passengers, and for Adventure Class passengers.
Our summer trains are cashless. For your convenience, The Alaska Railroad accepts credit cards only for any onboard purchases. We accept all major credit cards including debit and pre-paid cards that can be run as a credit. As a GoldStar passenger you will be provided with a meal/drink card upon check in that will be pre-loaded with the specific meals and drinks included on the trip you have purchased.
To accommodate our customers who do not currently have a debit or credit card, prepaid meal vouchers are available for purchase.
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Full-service onboard dining in the lower level of the dome cars or a separate dining car, is offered aboard the Coastal Classic and the Denali Star.
All three summer trains feature the Wilderness Café which offers hot and cold meal selections to eat on the go. Prepaid meal vouchers are available for those in Adventure Class wanting the onboard dining experience without the hassle.
Guests will be seated four to a table on busy days to best accommodate all guests onboard. The Wilderness Cafe is open to anyone who prefers lighter fare and is available on all trains with the exception of the Hurricane Turn.
Sample Summer Menus
Winter Train Onboard Dining
Aurora Winter Train
The Aurora Winter Train is cashless for onboard purchases. For your convenience, The Alaska Railroad accepts credit cards only for any onboard purchases. We accept all major credit cards including debit and pre-paid cards that can be run as a credit.
Breakfast is served onboard until 10:30am and lunch and dinner items are served from 11am.
For breakfast, choose from light selections such as cereal, fresh fruit, and parfait or enjoy a complete hot meal like our Country Starter with biscuits & gravy, eggs, and reindeer sausage or smoked bacon.
Lunch and dinner options include slow braised pot roast, smoked pork chop, and pasta. We also offer beer, wine and mixed drinks for purchase onboard.
Winter Train Menu
Winter Hurricane Turn Train - no dining onboard. Runs 1st Thursday of each month only.