Note: The Grapevine Vintage Railroad is on a break in January and February of 2018 for annual maintenance. Regular schedules will resume the first weekend of March. Read More

Prices & Train Schedules

The Grapevine Vintage Railroad departs promptly at the assigned departure times. Boarding for the 1 p.m. excursion is 12:30 p.m. The Grapevine Fun Train boards at 9:30 a.m. The Stockyard Trinity River Ride boards at 2:30 and the return excursion from the Stockyards to Grapevine boards at 4:05 p.m. Return times can vary due to additional rail traffic or delays. For questions about departure and return times, contact the Grapevine Vintage Railroad at 817-410-3185.

The Grapevine Vintage Railroad makes every attempt to adhere to the posted schedules. However, the GVRR cannot guarantee arrival times due to shared rail traffic with freight trains and Amtrak. Delays or cancellations may also occur due to TEXRail construction or emergency track maintenance.

Same day ticket sales are subject to walk up availability only. For same day 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.

Note: Advanced reservations are not available online or by phone the day of the trip. 

Click here to purchase tickets online.


February 18 - May 28 Saturday and Sunday
March 13 - 17 Spring Break 
Friday, March 17 Kiss Me I'm Irish Express
March 31
April 1, 2, 7, 8 & 9
Day Out With Thomas
Sunday, April 16 Easter Train
April 21 & 22 Jazz Wine Trains 
Sunday, May 14 Mother's Day Train
Monday, May 29 Memorial Day
June 2 - August 20 Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Sunday, June 18 Father's Day Train
August 26 - November 19 Saturday and Sunday
Monday, September 4 Labor Day 
Friday, October 27 Witches Brew Express
November 24 - December 23 North Pole Express
November 30 & December 15 Christmas Wine Train - Grapevine
December 7 Christmas Wine Train - Fort Worth
December 26 - 30 After Christmas Trains


Depart Arrive
Grapevine                   1:00 p.m.
Stockyards                  4:15 p.m
Stockyards                 2:20 p.m.
Grapevine                  5:45 p.m

Round Trip Pricing All Ages    
First Class $26    
Touring Class $18    

Departs and returns to the Historic Stockyards

Depart Arrive
Stockyards                2:45 p.m. Stockyards                 3:45 p.m.

Trinity River Pricing All Ages
First Class $15
Touring Class $10

Departs and returns to the Grapevine Depot
Saturdays on March 4 - November 18

Depart Arrive
Grapevine               10 a.m. Grapevine                 11 a.m.

Grapevine Fun Run Pricing Adult 13+ Child 13 months - 12 years
General Seating $10 $8

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 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 anticipated to return to service in early 2018. The 1953 diesel locomotive, "Vinny," is used for the regularly scheduled weekly service.

TEXRail is coming to Grapevine! Due to construction of the new 27-mile commuter rail line from Fort Worth to D/FW International Airport, delays or cancellations of regularly scheduled Grapevine Vintage Railroad excursions may occur with minimal notice.