Sierra Scenic Train

reno-fun-train-sierra-scenic-large (OFFICIAL OPERATOR) Step aboard the Sierra Scenic Train and enjoy the magnificent Sierra Nevada Mountain scenery in comfort and style. All seats are reserved, for both individuals and groups. Historical narration, strolling minstrels and our special Piano Lounge Car provide onboard entertainment. You may purchase meals and drinks in the Cafe/Bar Car, or bring your own if you wish. Ice and glasses are provided, also lunch on the return trip, served at your seat.

Family Friendly, Ideal for Retirees!

Call (800) 783-0783 to block advance Group Space (16+ passengers qualify for a group). Individual reservations (not in a group) will open in the fall 2018. Call to receive information in advance.

Online booking function is under construction.

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Call (800) 783-0783 to block advance Group Space (16+ passengers qualify for a group). Individual reservations (not in a group) will open in the fall 2018. Call to receive information in advance.

Online booking function is under construction.

 

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; Dance Car, Piano Lounge, Card Magician and ELVIS Tribute Artist.
  • Meals served aboard the train – Hot 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!

Gold Service Price Includes:

Add $169 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 $289 per person to package or rail only rates. Travel like a Rail Baron! 

  • 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.                                                                                      

** EARLY BOOKING DISCOUNT : Book and pay in full by December 14, 2018 to receive $10 per person Early Booking Discount off the 2019 Sierra Scenic & Reno Fun Train brochure package and rail only rates.  Welcome Aboard Discount may be combined with either Boomer 50+ Savings or Group Savings.  Call for single, triple and quad occupancy prices. Children 2 – 11 years old $99. sharing hotel with adult.

*Roundtrip transfer from Reno Amtrak Station provided by hotel shuttle.

 Hotel prices are per person, double occupancy (2 people sharing the hotel room) and INCLUDE Silver Service Coach seat package.    2019 fare ESTIMATES.

SIERRA SCENIC    
HOTEL Brochure

EARLY      BOOKING      DISCOUNT **

TRAIN ONLY –   Per coach seat fare,  no hotel $300 $285
SANDS REGENCY * $340 $325
CIRCUS CIRCUS* $354 $339
HARRAH’S* $350 $335
NUGGET* $340 $325
ELDORADO $364 $349
SILVER LEGACY* $370 $355
CIRCUS – MINI SUITE* $384 $369
PEPPERMILL* $384 $369
ELDORADO – SPA $390 $380
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As much as we tried for it to be “The Little Engine That Could”, the 2018 Reno Fun Train & Sierra Scenic Train will be taking a break this season.  This will give us a whole year to get ready for a even better SIERRA SCENIC TRAIN in 2019!

Still need your Reno train ride fix?  Check out our Reno Holiday package featuring Amtrak Superliner CALIFORNIA ZEPHYR to Reno from the Bay Area.  Our package includes coach seats aboard the public train, 2-nights Reno hotel and Winner’s Book. For more information click here: Reno Holiday Package

From $285 *Silver Service

From $454 *Gold Service

* Welcome Aboard Discount book & pay by December 14, 2018. 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 Sierra Scenic Train.

2019 Departure Stations; Oakland, Richmond (BART Connection), Martinez, Suisun, Sacramento and Roseville. San Jose train or bus connection available for additional cost of $55. Prices, departure dates and themes subject to change.

Click on schedule to enlarge.  Below is sample train schedule from 2017.  Scroll down for 2019 Departure dates and themes.

 

 

 Departure Dates & Themes subject to change.

  • Feb. 19   AMERICAN BANDSTAND, Best of the 50’s & early 60’s 
  • Feb. 26   RAT PACK, Reno Bound Baby
  • Mar. 5     FAT TUESDAY (Mardi Gras)
  • Mar. 12   MOTOWN                                                        

The Sierra Scenic’s ELVIS Tribute Artist, Colorado Elvis, not only welcomes passengers aboard but performs in the CLUB LOCOMOTION Dance Car on every departure with a whole lot of shakin’ going on!

Andy Amyx, our onboard Magician, will amaze you with his slight of hand and card tricks.  Don’t worry folks, he leaves the doves and fire home at his magic lair!