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The Grapevine Vintage Railroad offers a variety of seasonal and special train experiences throughout the year.

Please note: The Grapevine to the Historic Stockyards round trip train ride has assigned seating. The only way to ensure that everyone in your group can sit together on the train is to make one reservation for your entire group. 

If you are looking to make reservations on the same day, Grapevine Train reservations can only be made in person at the Grapevine Depot. Same day phone reservations or online purchases cannot be made. Advance online reservations end at 11:59 p.m. the day prior.

Same day ticket sales are subject to walk up availability only. For round trip tickets from Grapevine to the Historic Stockyards, go to the Grapevine Depot at 705 S. Main Street. For the Trinity River ride, which originates in the Historic Stockyards, please go to the ticket booth at  Stockyards Station located at 130 E. Exchange Avenue in the Historic Stockyards.

See below for specific Grapevine Train excursions.

Weekly Excursions

One Hour Grapevine Fun Trains 

Friday Fun Train - June - July
Saturday Fun Train - February - May and September - November  
Boarding Time at 9:30 a.m.
Departs Grapevine at 10 a.m.

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Grapevine to Historic Stockyards
(Great Train Robberies - Every Saturday & Sunday, Memorial Day - 
Labor Day, including holidays)

Friday, Saturday and Sunday - June - August
Saturday and Sunday - February - May and September - November
Boarding Time at 12:30 p.m.
Departs Grapevine at 1 p.m.
Reboards at Stockyard Station at 4:05 p.m.  
Returns to Grapevine at 5:45 p.m.

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Stockyards and Trinity River Rides

One Hour Stockyards Trinity River Ride
Friday, Saturday and Sunday - June - August
Saturday and Sunday - February - June and September - November 
Boarding Time at 2:30 p.m.
Departs Stockyards Station (Fort Worth) at 2:45 p.m.
Returns to Stockyards Station at 3:45 p.m.

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For a full list of special events, click here. 

The 1896 steam locomotive, runs on the first Saturday of each month for the Grapevine Fun Train and 1 p.m. round-trip to the Historic Stockyards. Please call for details 817-410-3185, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.


When you go to purchase tickets, you will be asked to select a class of service. Please see the description of your two options:

 

First Class 

First Class seating includes air conditioning, Victorian style upholstered seats and First Class attendant service during the excursion (not wheelchair accessible).

Touring Class 

Touring Class coaches provide open air travel with vintage wooden backed bench seating. (Please note: windows enclose these coaches in the cooler months and are removed weather permitting in the spring. Offers wheelchair access).

Note: Due to Federal regulation, children 13 months and older must have their own seat. Children 12 months and under may receive a free lap Grapevine Train ticket and must be held in the arms of an adult. Infants are not allowed to stay in their carriers while on board the train. Due to mechanical requirements, engine and equipment changes may occur without notice. The 1896 steam locomotive, "Puffy," is currently out of service until it has completed its 15 year inspection.. The 1953 diesel locomotive, "Vinny," is used for the regularly scheduled weekly service.