Reno Fun Train

ftst_logo17-2 (OFFICIAL OPERATOR) Trains aren't just for little boys anymore! Whether you are looking for an adult getaway from the kiddies, a truly memorable group excursion or value added corporate incentive the 500 passenger, 15 car RENO FUN TRAIN has it all! Leave the congestion of Bay Area traffic and stressful airport hassles behind you as you "train it" over the awesome 7,000 ft Sierra Nevada Mountain summit while you party with friends, old and new. Upon arriving into downtown Reno, Nevada you can try your hand at lady luck, ski or snowboard, take in a show or be wined & dined at top-rated restaurants. On the ride home Sunday the party continues or simply relax in your roomy, reserved seat as you take in the splendor of one of the top 10 rail routes in the world. "All Aboard!"

You must be over 21-years of age to ride this Party Train!
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Silver Coach Service Price Includes:  

  • Roundtrip Reserved Coach seat from SF Bay Area & Sacramento to Reno. San Jose and other Amtrak Connections available for additional cost.
  • Aboard the Fun Train; CLUB LOCAMOTION Dance Car, Piano Lounge, Card Magician and ELVIS Tribute Artist.
  • Meals served aboard the train – Hot KFC Lunch going, Deli Lunch on the return. Cups & ice provided.
  • ALL Taxes – Including Hotel Resort Fees. Hotel Shuttle if not within walking distance
    Sands, Circus Circus, Nugget, Silver Legacy, and Peppermill.
  • Eat and gamble your way through Reno with “Winner’s Book” of coupons featuring discounted meals, shows & more!

PULLMAN Gold Service Price Includes:

Add $159 per person to package or rail only rates. First Class Option!

  • Roundtrip Reserved Dome Car seat from SF Bay Area & Sacramento to Reno with 1st Class Service.
  • “Welcome Aboard” and afternoon refreshments.
  • 3-Course Dining Car luncheon served round trip.
  • Access to Fun Train & Sierra Scenic Dance Car, Piano Lounge and Entertainment.
  • Hotel taxes and shuttle listed above and “Winner’s Book” of Coupons.

Platinum Service Price Includes:

Add $269 per person to package or rail only rates. Travel like a Rail Baron! 

Call Key Holidays’ Group Department at (800) 783-0783 to reserve.  Many not be booked online.

  • Experience Private Rail Car service and exclusivity in Platinum Service aboard the Reno Fun Train or Sierra Scenic.
  • Available for a minimum group size of 22 – 28 passengers.
  • Includes elegant buffet meals, all beverages and 1st Class Exclusive Service. Platinum Service Rail Car features Dome Seats, Lounge and Chef Station Areas.
  • Access to Fun Train & Sierra Scenic Dance Car, Piano Lounge and Entertainment.
  • Hotel taxes and shuttle listed above and “Winner’s Book” of Coupons.

 2017 Fares:   Hotel prices are per person, double occupancy (2 people sharing the hotel room) and INCLUDE Silver Service Coach seat package.


TRAIN ONLY –  Per coach seat fare,  no hotel  $294 $279
SANDS * $350 $335
CIRCUS CIRCUS * $354 $339
THE NUGGET * $364 $349
CIRCUS – MINI SUITE* $374 $364
HARRAHS $384 $369
ELDORADO $394 $379
SILVER LEGACY * $400 $385
PEPPERMILL * $405 $390
ELDORADO – SPA $420 $405
 *Roundtrip transfer from Reno Amtrak Station provided by hotel.    

** EARLY BOOKING DISCOUNT (EBD): Book and pay in full by December 16, 2016 to receive a $15 per person Early Booking Discount off the 2017 Fun Train & Sierra Scenic Train brochure package and rail only rates.  Early Booking Discount may be combined with either Boomer 50+ Savings or Group Savings. Call (800) 783-0783 for single, triple and quad prices.

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Call (800) 783-0783 for Individual Reservations and to block Group Space (16+ passengers qualify for a group). 

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Call (800) 783-0783 for reservations.

From $279 *EBD Silver Service

From $438 *EBD Gold Service

* Early Booking Discount book & pay by December 16, 2016. From price based on per person, Train Only (no hotel) rate.  Scroll down (lower, left side of this web page) for Reno Hotel Packages including Reno Fun Train.


2017 Departures: Feb. 10 & Mar. 3 (Afternoon Train depart Emeryville at 12 Noon),  Feb. 24, Mar. 10 & Mar. 17 to depart from Emeryville at 10:30AM.  Departure Stations; Emeryville, Richmond (BART Connection), Martinez, Suisun and Sacramento. San Jose train or bus connection available for additional cost of $45.  Amtrak connections from additional points additional cost. 

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 2017_funtrain schedule (2)


Aboard the Fun Train you have the freedom to sit back, relax and enjoy the ride or get dressed up in costume and make it a party!        The choice is yours.

  • Feb. 10   MARDI GRAS*
  • Feb. 24  SOUL TRAIN Best of the 70’s & 80’s
  • Mar. 3  March MARDI GRAS
  • Mar. 10  ST. PATRICK’S*
  • Mar. 17 SUPER HERO with Beer Tasting

Prizes for best individual and group costumes and car decorations.  Additional fee for beer sampling participation.

*Reno Pub Crawls: Mardi Gras Pub Crawl Feb. 11th, St. Patrick’s Pub Crawl Mar. 11th