Dominican Republic

Trains - Tickets - Tours

A Travel Guide For Train Travel In The Dominican Republic.

Here you will find information for the Dominican Republic about trains, routes, tours, connections, where to buy train tickets, and more.

Useful Information

Population: 10.63 million

Currency: Dominican Peso

Language: Spanish

Capital: Santa Domingo

Country code: +1

Time zone: Atlantic Standard Time

Train Companies

The rail system in the Dominican Republic is operated by a state-owned rail company.

Train Tickets

Buy train tickets at the train station.

Rail Passes

There are no rail passes available for the Dominican Republic.


The Urban Metro serves the Santo Domingo Metropolis.

Main Train Stations

  • Santo Domingo

Good to know

Best Time To Travel To The Dominican Republic

We recommend traveling to the Dominican Republic anytime from December to May; although the peak season is from December to April, these months offer the best weather for activities and avoid the hurricane season altogether. The DR is known for its golfing, stunning beaches, stunning aquatic life, and adventure activities, but whilst here make sure to visit some of the best festivals and events the country has to offer: Dominican Carnaval, Barcelo Desalia Festival, Semana Santa, and many more.


  • Busy Season: Mid-December to Mid-April
  • Low Season: August to November
  • Hurricane & Rainy Season: June to October

Accommodation In The Dominican Republic


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Guidebooks For The Dominican Republic


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