Rail Baron Charters | Grand Canyon Railway & Hotel

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Introducing Rail Baron Charters
Your Own Private Train

Private Charters 4The grandest way to make a Grand Trip Grander, Rail Baron Charters are for those who wish to make the ultimate Grand Canyon memories. Charter your own private car, set of cars, or even a private train from Williams, AZ to Grand Canyon National Park and back while our helpful and entertaining staff make the journey one you will reflect on with joy for years to come. Designed for those with vacation dreams as big as the canyon, Rail Baron Charters combine the luxury of private train cars with the views of the old West and provide the perfect platform for celebrating a wedding, birthday, anniversary, retirement, class reunion, or other milestone moments.

Contact your Rail Concierge at (928) 635-5700 to learn more and book.


Charter a Car on the Daily Train to the Grand Canyon

Welcome 5Choose one of our classic passenger cars and make it a private experience for your friends and family on the daily scheduled departure from Williams to the Grand Canyon. Ride in style in your choice of rail car, or even charter multiple cars. It’s a great option for any size group that wants to have privacy in a vintage environment.

Be the Train Master - Control the Schedule & Charter Your Private Train

Welcome 45Want to control the entire experience? Select your steam or diesel locomotive, choose your passenger cars, and customize your experience with a wide variety of add-ons. The best part? You can choose how long you stay at the Grand Canyon and when you want to head back. Want to arrive at the canyon, have lunch at El Tovar, and hike until 9:00 PM? You can! No need to stick to anyone’s schedule but your own.

Enhance Your Journey

Choose from a wide array of options from a steam locomotive to dining packages to in-car amenities to beverage service to give your journey a little something extra. Explore the options below:

Starting Prices for Rail Baron Charters
Charter Car TypeMaximum Guests per CarStarting at Car Charter Prices Added to Daily Train Going to Grand CanyonStarting at Price for Privately Scheduled Train Pulled by Diesel LocomotiveStarting at Price for Privately Scheduled Train Pulled by Steam Engine
Coach Class88$7,216$17,216$27,216
First Class - Buckey O'Neill50$7,950$17,950$27,950
First Class - Arizona or Bright Angel68$10,494$20,494$30,494
First Class - Observation Dome Combo66$11,214$21,214$31,214
Luxury Parlor32$7,232$17,232$27,232
Luxury Dome66$14,916$24,916$34,916

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