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Since 1901, the Grand Canyon Railway has been taking people on a fabled journey into the heart of one of the seven natural wonders of the world. For those fortunate to have traveled on this iconic train, the Grand Canyon Railway is more than just a mode of transportation: It’s a trip back in time to what many consider the most awe-inspiring place on Earth.

No matter where you’re planning to stay—or what adventure you’re about to embark on—start and end your journey in an unforgettable way. Take the Grand Canyon Railway, and get ready for the ride of a lifetime. All aboard!

Trip Advisor Certificate of ExcellenceAll aboard the Grand Canyon Railway to “the most sublime of all earthly scenes.” Experience the romance of a voyage by train, and choose from a menu of customized packages that feature lodging inside Grand Canyon National Park and in Williams, as well as breakfasts, dinners and guided tours. Our packaged travel with the train makes planning and booking easy, so let us take care of the details, while you sit back and be spellbound by some of the most stunning scenery on Earth.

From its yesteryears of transporting ore through the Wild West to our present-day journeys in the heart of the canyon, the Grand Canyon Railway has enchanted millions of people from around the world since 1901—and now it’s time for you to experience the wonderful romance of a voyage by train. Trip Advisor Certificate of ExcellenceTake an unforgettable ride on one of our lovingly restored cars and hear folklore and tales from a crew who are still bewitched by their spectacular surroundings. Be entertained by authentic characters and musicians who bring the Old West to life. And lose yourself in the majesty, the magnificence that is Grand Canyon National Park.

Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence
Riding the rails to the canyon is just one part of an unforgettable Grand Canyon experience—because if you’re going to spend a day or two exploring one of the world’s great wonders, you’re also going to need some options for relaxing accommodations and delightful dining. Whether you need lodging at both ends of our line or you’re driving an RV, Grand Canyon Railway will take great care of you and even your pets! And with a variety of Grand Canyon vacation deals to choose from, we’ll also save you money in the process.

A Grand Choice Amongst Northern Arizona RV Parks
Set in the mountain community of Williams—Gateway to the Grand Canyon—the Grand Canyon Railway RV Park is the ideal place to unwind and relax. We have everything you need for an unforgettable experience, whether you’re hitting the open road as a couple or a family. Because when you’re traveling by RV, there’s no finer choice in northern Arizona than the Grand Canyon Railway RV Park.

Let Us “Drive” For a Change
Take the historic train from Williams into Grand Canyon National Park without having to worry about navigating your rig through the busy Grand Canyon roadways! Simply park your RV in the clean mountain air in Williams, adjacent to the historic train depot. Grand Canyon Railway RV Park is also just two blocks away from Route 66 and downtown Williams.

We have three types of RV spaces that will help make for a relaxing home away from home. Select from pull-throughs, buddy spaces or back-ins. All spaces are 50-amp and large enough for big rigs. Each space comes with high definition digital TV provided by DirecTV, wireless Internet, access to the indoor swimming pool and hot tub at the adjacent Grand Canyon Railway Hotel, new shower facilities and more! The property has coin-operated laundry machines, a common picnic area with gas grills and a fire pit, and is the only all-paved RV park in the Williams area.

Special Items to Note

Check-in and check-out times:
the check-in time is any time after 1:00 p.m. Mountain Standard Time
the check-out time is by 11:00 a.m. Mountain Standard Time
Our hours of operation are:
7:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. during the summer
8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. during the winter
Pads are required under all jacks or stabilizers
Sewer hoses need to be supported on a ramp
An air-tight sewer connector is required
The address for the RV Park office is 601 W. Franklin Ave., Williams, AZ 86046

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