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.

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 July 1 through September 5. This hiker’s shuttle connects visitors to the National Park Service (NPS) free Going-to-the-Sun Road shuttle system. This is not an interpretive tour on red buses.

Shuttle operates: July 1 through September 4, 2017

DEPARTS FROM
DESTINATION
DEPARTURE TIME
PRICE
Many Glacier Hotel
Swiftcurrent Motor Inn
St. Mary Visitor Center
7:30 a.m.
9 a.m.
4:45 p.m.
Adult $10
Child $5
St. Mary Visitor Center
Many Glacier Hotel
Swiftcurrent Motor Inn
8:15 a.m.
10 a.m.
5:30 p.m.
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.

***Shuttle times are tentative. Shuttle prices are subject to change.***

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 20 – September 27, 2017. Please talk to a customer service agent for current shuttle times.

Shuttle operates: May 20 to Sept. 27, 2017

DEPARTS FROM
DESTINATION
PRICE
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.
Prices are per person one way.

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 schedule.

 

Shuttle from Whitefish to Apgar Visitor Center

The non-profit Glacier Park Express provides daily round-trip shuttle service between Whitefish and the Apgar Visitor Center from July 1 through September 5, 2016. Please call 406-253-9192 or click here for more information and ticket pricing.

 

***Shuttle times are tentative. Shuttle prices are subject to change.***