Join The Polar Express Journey At The Texas State Railroad

Polar Express

During the holiday season, magic is all around us. From the twinkling of lights to the beautiful music we’re fond of, the holiday spirit fills the air and touches all of us. Each year, it seems as if there are new experiences to be had. If you and your children love the movie The Polar Express and you’ve always wanted to take a ride on the train, now is your chance! Take a trip on the Polar Express Train Ride with your family this year!

The Polar Express Train Ride

Tickets are on sale now for The Polar Express presented by the Texas State Railroad. On the train, the magical story comes to life. Dress in your favorite pajamas and enjoy an experience you’ll never forget. While the motion picture soundtrack plays, passengers will relive the magic. During your ride, you and your children will enjoy hot chocolate and cookies while reciting the beloved children’s book. Once you arrive at the North Pole, Santa and his elves will greet you and give everyone the first gift of Christmas – a silver sleigh bell. Sing Christmas carols all the way back home!


There are several ticket options for the event, including:

Dome Class – Located in the double-decker Dome Car, passengers receive keepsake mugs and more.

First Class – First Class features table-top seating for parties of four.

Coach Class – This Pullman-style has seating for two.

Open-Air Coach – Enjoy the cool winter air blowing through. Be sure to wear warm clothes!


The train ride lasts 60 minutes. Be sure to take a look at the calendar to choose the best date and time that works best for you. The train departs the Palestine Depot. Make a reservation for you and your family today!

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While in Texas

After you’ve taken a ride on the Polar Express, be sure to stop by Palestine Toyota where you can take a ride in one our of vehicles! We have an extensive selection that consists of numerous makes and models. We understand that drivers have specific wants and needs when it comes to selecting a new ride. That’s why we proudly offer a large, diverse selection for you to choose from. On top of that, we offer countless deals and specials. Our deals are only for a limited time, so take advantage of them today. The prices you see on our site now could change tomorrow, so don’t miss your chance to save big with us!

We are conveniently located at 2728 South Loop 256, Palestine, TX 75801 which means residents of Oakwood, Elkhart, and Neches are only a short drive away. During your visit, our well-trained employees will be happy to answer your questions, assist you, and show you around. Take a test drive or two while you’re here! We look forward to seeing you soon.

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