Dinosaur Train

Dinosaur Train

'Dinosaur Train' is an animated series for 3-to-6 year olds. The series features a curious young T-rex named Buddy who, together with his adopted Pteranodon family, takes the Dinosaur Train to meet, explore, and have adventures with all kinds of dinosaurs and prehistoric creatures.

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Valley of the Stygimolochs/Tiny Loves Fish

Buddy wonders if he'll grow horns when he gets older and he visits dinosaurs called Stygimoloch,

Fri, Sep 18 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

The Call of the Wild Corythosaurus/Triceratops For Lunch

Cory and her family of Corythosaurus play music through crests on their heads for Mom's birthday.

Mon, Sep 21 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Beating The Heat/Flowers for Mom

Buddy and Tiny travel to the Jurassic and learn how Morris Stegosaurus, a huge dinosaur, keeps cool.

Mon, Sep 21 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

I'm A T. Rex!/Ned The Quadruped

Buddy meets Delores Tyrannosaurus and her daughter Annie and learns they share the same features.

Wed, Sep 23 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

One Smart Dinosaur/Petey The Peteinosaurus

Buddy and Tiny spend some time on the train with the Conductor who is a Troodon with a great memory.

Wed, Sep 23 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Fast Friends/T. Rex Teeth

Buddy, Tiny and Mom meet Oren and Ollie Ornithomimus, some of the fastest dinosaurs ever!

Thu, Sep 24 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Now with Feathers!/A Frill A Minute

Dad gives the kids a mystery feather and they become 'detectives' and meet Valerie Velociraptor.

Thu, Sep 24 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

One Big Dinosaur/Play Date with Annie

Tiny and Buddy visit dinosaurs called Argentinosaurus, some of the biggest land creatures ever!

Fri, Sep 25 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Armored Like An Ankylosaurus/Campout!

The kids travel with Mr. Pteranodon to meet his hero Hank Ankylosaurus and play a game of Dinoball.

Fri, Sep 25 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Laura The Giganotosaurus/Dinosaur Poop!

Buddy meets Laura Giganotosaurus, a large dinosaur who is a three-toed theropod and a bird-watcher.

Mon, Sep 28 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Derek The Deinonychus/Don's Dragonfly

Buddy, Tiny and Mom meet a kid who uses his toe-claws to not only hunt with but to carve great art!

Mon, Sep 28 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

One Small Dinosaur/T. Rex Migration

Mrs. Pteranodon takes Buddy and Tiny to visit Mikey Microraptor, one of the smallest of dinosaurs.

Tue, Sep 29 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Hootin' Hadrosaurs!/Hatching Party

Perry Parasaurolophus, a dinosaur with a crest on his head, teaches a way to hoot some hip music.

Tue, Sep 29 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

The Theropod Club/Surprise Party

Tiny feels left out when Buddy joins a club for dinosaurs that walk on two legsand have three toes.

Wed, Sep 30 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

The Old Spinosaurus & The Sea/A Spiky Tail Tale

The kids meet and a grumpy old dinosaur called a Spinosaurus that doesn't want the kids in his Sea.

Tue, Aug 4 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Sep 30 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Night Train/Fossil Fred

Dad, Buddy and Tiny ride on the train at night and learn about animals that are active after dark.

Wed, Oct 14 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Oct 22 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Oct 30 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

The Burrowers/Shiny's Sea Shells

The Pteranodon family meets dinosaurs that live in holes and put on an acrobatic show every evening!

Tue, Aug 4 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Oct 1 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

King Cryolophosaurus/Buddy The Tracker

Buddy, Tiny, Don and Mom meet a reclusive, singing dinosaur who sounds like Elvis Presley.

Wed, Aug 5 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Oct 1 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

The Old Bird/Diamond Don

The kids are excited to meet Arlene Archeopteryx and learn that Arlene is a bird and a dinosaur!

Wed, Aug 5 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Oct 2 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Dinosaur Camouflage/Family Scavenger Hunt

Buddy and Tiny meet a shy dinosaur, Leslie Lesothosaurus, who is very good at hiding.

Fri, Aug 7 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Oct 2 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Have You Heard About The Herd?/Jess Hesperornis

Tiny and Buddy meet Ernie Einiosaurus, who shows them how he lives in a large herd!

Mon, Aug 10 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Mon, Oct 5 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Triassic Turtle/Tank's Baby Brother

The family meets Pauline Proganochelys, a turtle who shares her methods of defending herself.

Fri, Aug 7 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Mon, Oct 5 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Erma Eoraptor/Under The Volcano

Buddy and Tiny venture off to find a member of the first species of dinosaur that ever lived.

Mon, Aug 10 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Oct 6 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Pteranodon Family World Tour/Gilbert The Junior Conductor

The family sleeps in a Sleeping Car and meets the Conductor's nephew and Martin Amargasaurus.

Tue, Aug 11 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Oct 6 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Confuciusornis Says/Tiny's Tiny Doll

The Pteranodons visit a very wise, old dinosaur, try some new foods and learn to meditate.

Tue, Aug 11 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Oct 7 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Iggy Iguanodon/Shiny Can't Sleep

Iggy Iguanodon shows the Pteranodon family his unique way of walking. Shiny gets homesick.

Wed, Aug 12 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Oct 7 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Kenny Kentrosaurus/Don and the Troodons

A Stegosaur teaches the kids about his spikes and his tail prompting a fun drumming party!

Wed, Aug 12 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Oct 8 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

New Neighbors /Don's Collection

Mr. Pteranodon is annoyed when a new hooting family of Lambeosaurus moves in next door!

Fri, Aug 14 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Oct 8 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Long Claws/Tank's Sleep Over

Buddy, Tiny and Don head to the thicket to ask a Therizinosaurus family about their colossal claws.

Fri, Aug 14 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Oct 9 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

The Wing Kings/The Big Mud Pit

The family visit Quetzalcoatlus Canyon, where Mr. Pteranodon flew when he was younger.

Mon, Aug 17 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Oct 9 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Buck-Tooth Bucky/Tiny's Tiny Friend

Don finds a mystery tooth in Dad's tooth collection and discovers it belongs to a Masiakasaurus. .

Mon, Aug 17 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Mon, Oct 12 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

An Armored Tail Tale/Pterasaur Flying Club

Hank Ankylosaurus visits the Big Pond to scout a Dinoball talent named Eugene Euoplocephalus.

Tue, Aug 18 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Mon, Oct 12 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Great Big Stomping Dinosaur Feet!/Diamond Anniversary

Tiny gets worries when she loses Shiny's favorite shiny shell and begins to stomp with frustration.

Wed, Aug 19 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Oct 13 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

The Good Mom/Hornucopia

Mrs. Pteranodon meets fellow mom Millie Maiasaura, who is a little too over-protective of her kids.

Thu, Aug 20 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Oct 13 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Elmer Elasmosaurus/Dinosaur Block Party

Buddy is not happy about travelling underwater until he sees spectacular sights under the sea.

Mon, Aug 24 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Oct 14 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Carla Cretoxyrhina/Train Trouble

The Pteranodons meet Carla Cretoxyrhina, a shark who turns out to be much nicer than her reputation.

Tue, Aug 25 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Oct 15 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

The Amazing Michelinoceras Brothers/Dads' Day Out

The Pteranodons meet Max and Mitch Michelinoceras who put on a synchronized swimming show.

Wed, Aug 26 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Oct 15 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Paulie Pliosaurus/Elmer Visits The Desert

The Pteranodons take the train underwater to visit Paulie Pliosaurus, the 'T. rex of the Ocean.'

Thu, Aug 27 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Oct 16 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Junior Conductor Jamboree/Troodon Train Day

Buddy and Tiny help King Cryolophosaurus overcome his stagefright before a concert performance.

Fri, Aug 28 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Oct 16 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Dinosaur Big City, Pt. 1/Dinosaur Big City, Pt. 2

Buddy and the Pteranodon family attend the Theropod Convention in Laramidia, the Dinosaur Big City!

Mon, Aug 31 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Dinosaur Big City, Pt. 3/Dinosaur Big City, Pt. 4

Buddy and Tiny help King Cryolophosaurus overcome his fear of performing in front of an audience.

Mon, Aug 31 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Stargazing on the Night Train/Get Into Nature!

Sidney Sinovenator takes the family to his favorite stargazing spot and teaches them about stars.

Tue, Aug 18 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Aug 28 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Mon, Oct 19 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Shiny and Snakes/Tiny Loves Flowers

Shiny gets over her fear of snakes when she meets a Sanajeh, a huge Cretaceous snake.

Wed, Aug 19 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Mon, Oct 19 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Buddy Explores The Tyrannosaurs/Rainy Day Fight

Dad takes Buddy, an adopted T. rex, to the early Cretaceous to visit an ancestor called Raptorex.

Thu, Aug 20 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Oct 20 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

That's Not A Dinosaur/Tiny's Garden

The kids are told they can't compete in a leaf-necklace contest because they are not dinosaurs.

Fri, Aug 21 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Oct 21 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

The Earthquake/Nursery Car

The kids go on a playdate with Tank Triceratops to the desert where they meet his distant relative.

Fri, Aug 21 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Oct 21 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

The Forest Fire/The Lost Bird

The kids take on a hike through the woods to see how new life is growing back after a forest fire.

Mon, Aug 24 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Oct 22 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Dry Times at Pteranodon Terrace/Big Misty Sea Fishing Contest

Dad and Mom take the kids to the Big Pond on a camping trip, where they will wait out the drought.

Tue, Aug 25 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Oct 23 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Hurricane at Pteranodon Terrace/Rafting The Cretaceous

The long-awaited rain returns and grows into a hurricane! The family finds shelter in a cave.

Wed, Aug 26 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Oct 23 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Haunted Roundhouse/Big Pond Pumpkin Patch

Dad and the kids take a Night Train to Troodon Town for a spooky party at a 'haunted house.'

Tue, Oct 20 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Mon, Oct 26 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Fri, Oct 30 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Dinosaur Train Submarine: Otto Opthalmosaurus/King Meets Crystal

The Conductor takes the family deep under the sea in a brand-new invention, a submarine!

Thu, Aug 27 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Sep 2 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Oct 27 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Dinosaur Train Submarine: Shoshana Shonosaurus/All Kinds of Families

The Pteranodon family goes deep under the sea to meet Shoshana Shonisaurus, a huge marine reptile.

Wed, Sep 2 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Oct 27 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Dinos A to Z, Part 1, The Big Idea/Dinos A to Z, Part 2, Spread The Word

Tiny wants to gather all the dinosaurs in the 'Dinosaurs A to Z' song for a picnic at Troodon Town.

Fri, Sep 11 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Oct 29 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Dinos A to Z, Part 3, Classification/Dinos A to Z, Part 4, A To Z Picnic

Don organizes all the dinosaurs on the Train by their species, features and size.

Fri, Sep 11 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Thu, Oct 29 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Remember The Alamosaurus/Sunrise, Sunset

The Pteranodon kids travel around on the Dinosaur Train and meet some of the biggest dinosaurs.

Fri, Sep 4 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Mon, Oct 26 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

A Heck of a Neck/Gilbert Visits The Nest

The Pteranodon kids have a Nature Trackers adventure when they meet super-long Denise Diplodocus.

Fri, Sep 4 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

An Apatosaurus Adventure/Nature Art

The Pteranodon kids visit the Jurassic Time Period to meet Apollo Apatosaurus, who likes adventure.

Tue, Sep 8 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Arnie Rides The Flatcar/Old Reliable

Buddy, Tiny, and Mom visit their very large sauropod friend, Arnie Argentinosaurus, and his dad.

Tue, Sep 8 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Tiny and the Crocodile/Meet The Grandparents

Team Pteranodon travels to Dienosuchas Swamp and meet a 40 foot crocodile with a crabby attitude.

Wed, Sep 9 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

The Egg Stealer?/To The Grandparents' Nest We Go!

Buddy and Don become detectives when some of the unhatched eggs they found on the beach are stolen.

Wed, Sep 9 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Double-Crested Trouble/Erma and the Conductor

Tiny and Buddy show competitive twin brothers Dylan and Devlin Dilophosaurus how to work as a team.

Thu, Sep 10 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Dome-Headed Dinosaur/Treasure Hunt

The Pteranodon kids and their friend Spikey Stygimoloch meet two dinosaurs with large dome heads.

Thu, Sep 10 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Dinosaur Train Submarine: Maisie Mosasaurus/Date Night

Maisie and Marvin Mosasaurus, two fast lizards with flippers, show the family how they catch fish.

Thu, Sep 3 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Oct 28 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Dinosaur Train Submarine: A Sea Turtle Tale/Rocket Train

Baby Archelon turtles hatch from eggs on the beach and the family follows them as they swim away.

Thu, Sep 3 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Wed, Oct 28 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Adventure Camp: Rafting/Adventure Camp: Mountain Climbing

Buddy, Tiny, Shiny and Don learn about the tree line as they set out to hike up a mountain.

Thu, Aug 13 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Mon, Sep 7 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Adventure Camp: Zip Lining/Adventure Camp: Canyon Hiking

The Nature Trackers Adventure Campers explore different levels of the ecosystem in the rainforest.

Thu, Aug 13 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Mon, Sep 7 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Solar Train/Birdwatching

The Pteranodon family explore a new train, the Solar Train, and learn that it's powered by the sun!

Mon, Sep 14 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Rocket Train Surprise Party/Cloudy with a Chance Of Fun

Buddy, Tiny, Shiny and Don throw a surprise birthday party for Mr. Conductor on the Dinosaur Train.

Mon, Sep 14 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Tiny's Fishing Friend/Butterflies

Tiny, Buddy, Cindy and Dad set out on a fun fishing trip where they run into Cassie Castrocauda.

Tue, Sep 15 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Best Babysitter Ever/Plant A Tree

Buddy, Tiny, Shiny and Don are excited that Keira Chirostenotes gets to babysit them for the night.

Tue, Sep 15 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

One Big Frog/Caving with Vlad

Dad takes the kids on the Dinosaur Train to find the biggest frog ever, the legendary Beelzebufo.

Fri, Sep 18 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Classic in the Jurassic: Turtle and Theropod Race/Hungry, Hungry Carnivores

Different dinosaur teams compete in various contests at the Classic in the Jurassic competition.

Wed, Sep 16 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Classic in the Jurassic: Air Obstacle Race/King & Crystal Live!

Pterosaurs from each of the three Time Periods race in the Classic in the Jurassic competition.

Wed, Sep 16 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Classic in the Jurassic - Air, Water and Land/Desert Day and Night

Teams consisting of a pterosaur and a crocodile from each Time Period compete against one another.

Thu, Sep 17 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Classic in the Jurassic: Ultimate Face-off/Back in Time

Dinosaurs from three Time Periods take part in thrilling, choreographed wrestling matches.

Thu, Sep 17 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Zeppelin: Waterfalls/Zeppelin: Atoll

Mr. Conductor gives a lesson about waterfalls and then suggests viewing the giant falls from above!

Thu, Aug 6 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Sep 1 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Sep 22 at 12:00 pm on WTTW HD

Zeppelin: Pangaea/Zeppelin: Crater

The Conductor offers to take the Pteranodons through a Sky Time Tunnel back to the time of Pangaea.

Thu, Aug 6 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Sep 1 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

Tue, Sep 22 at 12:30 pm on WTTW HD

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