Shuttles

If you choose to be without a car or are traveling by train, the following shuttle options will help in your planning. These are not interpretive tours or red buses. Shuttle service must be booked in advance as there are a limited number of seats available. Please talk to a customer service agent at 855-733-4522 for current shuttle times and to book a reservation.

Many Glacier Hiker’s Shuttle operated by Xanterra

Glacier National Park Lodges operates a fee-based hiker’s shuttle between the St. Mary Visitor Center and Many Glacier Hotel/Swiftcurrent Motor Inn from June 8th through September 18th. This hiker’s shuttle connects visitors to the National Park Service (NPS) free Going-to-the-Sun Road shuttle system. Shuttle service is all first come, first served—no advance reservations. This is not an interpretive tour on red buses.

2018 Shuttle operates: June 8 through September 18

DEPARTS FROM
DESTINATION
PRICE
(each way)
Many Glacier Hotel /
Swiftcurrent Motor Inn
St. Mary Visitor Center
Adult $10
Child $5
St. Mary Visitor Center
Many Glacier Hotel / 
Swiftcurrent Motor Inn
Adult $10
Child $5

Approximately 45-50 minute drive from Many Glacier/SwiftCurrent Motor Inn and Cabins to St. Mary Visitor Center.

Times may vary depending on the free National Park Service Hiker Shuttle.

WEST SIDE Shuttle operated by Xanterra

This shuttle provides passenger and luggage transportation between the West Glacier Train Station and both Lake McDonald Lodge and Village Inn in Apgar. The shuttle times are dependent on the train schedule, lasts approximately 30 minutes and does not stop at any campgrounds. Shuttle service must be booked in advance as there are a limited number of seats available. Shuttle operates from May 18 – September 26, 2018. Please talk to a customer service agent for current shuttle times.

2018 Shuttle operates: May 18 to Sept. 26, 2018

DEPARTS FROM
DESTINATION
PRICE
(each way)
Lake McDonald Lodge
West Glacier Train Station
Adult $10
Child $5
Village Inn
West Glacier Train Station
Adult $6
Child $3
West Glacier Train Station
Lake McDonald Lodge
Adult $10
Child $5
West Glacier Train Station
Village Inn
Adult $6
Child $3

Approximately 30-minute drive to the train station.

Shuttle must be booked in advance.

Times may vary depending on the Amtrak Empire Builder train status. Guests can call Amtrak at 1-800-USA-RAIL to check the schedule.