The BEST Episodes of Dinosaur Train
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Sep 25, 2021
Friendly dinosaurs climb aboard a train to visit different times throughout the prehistoric age, learning about dinosaurs and having fun adventures.
#1 - Father's Day Part 1
Season 5 - Episode 21 - Aired Jun 15, 2020
When the Pteranodon Family visits Troodon Town for a big Father's Day celebration, the Conductor sees Mr. Pteranodon enjoying being celebrated, and is compelled to ask his mother whatever happened to his father. She decides that he's ready to learn the truth and tells him the story about how his father was the bravest Conductor of them all and dared to build an experimental Drill Train and tunnel into the future -- she believes to the Cenozoic Era, which no dinosaur had ever seen. Unfortunately, the Conductor's father never returned, and is apparently lost. The Conductor decides to take the new Drill Train and tunnel into the future to rescue his missing father!
#2 - Classic in the Jurassic: Air, Water, and Land
Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired Aug 20, 2014
#3 - An Armored Tail Tale
Season 1 - Episode 65 - Aired Nov 8, 2010
The Pteranodons tag along as Hank Ankylosaurus visits the Big Pond to scout a Dinoball talent named Eugene Euoplocephalus. Eugene is a smaller version of Hank, an armored dinosaur with a giant tail-club. Hank and Eugene really hit it off, and after they all play Dinoball, Hank recruits Eugene to play on his team!
#4 - An Apatosaurus Adventure
Season 2 - Episode 33 - Aired Aug 15, 2012
Apollo Apatosaurus is a long-necked, long-tailed dinosaur who likes adventure.
#5 - Trains, Submarines and Zeppelins (2)
Season 4 - Episode 2 - Aired Dec 7, 2015
#6 - Play Date With Annie
Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Sep 21, 2009
Buddy is excited that his friend Annie Tyrannosaurus is coming to the Pteranodon nest to visit and play with them. After Tiny feels left out, Buddy and Annie show her that they can all be friends.
#7 - Cloudy with a Chance of Fun
Season 3 - Episode 16 - Aired Oct 6, 2014
As the Pteranodon kids play in their family nest, Buddy stares at a sky full of clouds and asks the group, "What are clouds?" Mr. Pteranodon and his neighbor, Mr. Lambeosaurus, have different opinions. As they all get on the Dinosaur Train, they consider whether clouds are made of water or whether they're just made of fluff. Tiny knows who would have the facts--Mr. Conductor! He explains that clouds are made of billions of tiny drops of water that are so light they float in the air. He also takes the group to Cloudy Point Station where the kids play a cloud-spotting game, identifying the three types of clouds they learned about: cirrus, stratus, and cumulus. In the end, a rainstorm certainly proves that clouds are made of water!
#8 - Rollin' on the Riverboat (2)
Season 4 - Episode 4 - Aired Mar 7, 2016
Grandpa Pteranodon tells Buddy about the legend of Adm. Globidens.
#9 - Pteranodon Family World Tour
Season 1 - Episode 49 - Aired May 24, 2010
The entire Pteranodon family embarks on a roaring, exploring, World Tour adventure! They meet the Conductor's nephew, Gilbert, who acts as their tour guide to meet Martin Amargasaurus, a spine-spangled quadruped with an intimidating sail.
#10 - Buck-Tooth Bucky
Season 1 - Episode 63 - Aired Sep 27, 2010
When Don finds a mystery tooth in Dad's old tooth collection, Dad decides to take the kids on an investigation. They discover that the tooth belongs to a dinosaur called Masiakasaurus, a creature with a mouthful of protruding buck teeth!
#11 - Diamond Don
Season 1 - Episode 40 - Aired Feb 16, 2010
Shiny and Don stay at home and we get to see that just because they don't always ride with Buddy and Tiny on the Dinosaur Train doesn't mean that they are not having fun. An adventure into a local caves leads to a marvelous and brilliant discovery.
#12 - Double-Crested Trouble
Season 2 - Episode 41 - Aired Dec 12, 2012
#13 - The Herd is the Word
Season 4 - Episode 6 - Aired Mar 8, 2016
Tank searches for a quiet spot.
#14 - Gilbert Visits the Nest
Season 2 - Episode 32 - Aired Aug 14, 2012
Shiny is nervous about Gilbert's impending visit.
#15 - Conductor's Sleepover
Season 4 - Episode 10 - Aired Mar 10, 2016
The Pteranodon family invites the Conductor to stay with them during a hurricane.
#16 - The Egg Stealer?
Season 2 - Episode 39 - Aired Dec 11, 2012
#17 - Zeppelin: Waterfalls
Season 3 - Episode 23 - Aired Jul 1, 2015
#18 - Dinos A-Z, Part 3: Classification
Season 2 - Episode 27 - Aired May 14, 2012
Part 3 of 4. The Pteranodon kids learn about classification.
#19 - Elmer Elasmosaurus
Season 1 - Episode 71 - Aired Sep 28, 2010
The Pteranodon family travels on the Dinosaur Train with the Aquacar to an underwater train station to transport Elmer Elasmosaurus back to his home in the ocean. At first Buddy is not enthusiastic about travelling underwater, but quickly becomes a convert when he sees the spectacular sights under the sea.
#20 - Pterosaur Flying Club
Season 1 - Episode 66 - Aired Nov 8, 2010
Tiny and Shiny practice their swoop-de-loops and other flying moves in anticipation of their play-date with fellow Pterosaurs Petey Peteinosaurus and Quincy Quetzalcoatlus. With Buddy helping with the choreography, the Pterosaur Flying Club puts on a flying show!
#21 - The Amazing Michelinoceras Brothers
Season 1 - Episode 75 - Aired Nov 19, 2010
The Pteranodon family travels deep underwater on the Dinosaur Train to view two backwards-bounding brothers named Max and Mitch Michelinoceras. The kids are delighted to see that Max and Mitch put on a synchronized swimming show.
#22 - The Burrowers
Season 1 - Episode 35 - Aired Jan 18, 2010
The Pteranodon family rides the Dinosaur Train to meet a family of amazing, burrowing dinosaurs that live in holes and put on a "Cirque de Soleil" kind of acrobatic show every evening!
#23 - Buddy Explores The Tyrannosaurs
Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Nov 16, 2011
Buddy wants to learn more about his ancestors
#24 - Stop and Smell the Flowers
Season 4 - Episode 7 - Aired Mar 9, 2016
Mom takes Tiny, Buddy and Don on a day trip, and they meet a Tyrannosaur with a long, thin snout covered with tiny horns.
#25 - Rocket Train Surprise Party
Season 3 - Episode 15 - Aired Oct 6, 2014
After Buddy, Tiny, Shiny and Don learn that it's Mr. Conductor's birthday, they decide to throw him a surprise party in his favorite place - the Dinosaur Train! The whole family plans the party, secretly riding the Rocket Train to pick up friends from all around the Mesozoic and gather ginkgo leaves for a special birthday cake. The party is a huge success - the Conductor is surprised and moved, and loves his tasty ginkgo leaf birthday cake.