Car Descriptions

THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride in Sacramento consists of six separate cars pulled by two vintage diesels from the California State Railroad Museum’s collection. On board you will be seated in either Coach or First Class according to your ticket purchase. Guests in each car will experience the same excitement and wonder of
THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride.

——————————— Coach Cars ——————————— 

KATY COACH CAR

The Katy Car is our largest coach which holds up to 76 passengers. The seats are comfortable loveseat style for groups of four facing each other two on each side.

Pricing

$45 per person for the 3:30pm departure

$50 for the evening departures

KATY Coach Car

KRIS KRINGLE COACH CAR

The seats are comfortable loveseat style for groups of four facing each other two on each side. The Kris Kringle Car holds up to 64 passengers.

Pricing

$45 per person for the 3:30pm departure

$50 for the evening departures

KRIS KRINGLE Coach Car

GINGERBREAD COACH CAR

The Gingerbread Car seats up to 52 passengers in chair-style seating. A set of two chairs in groups of four facing each other.

Pricing

$45 per person for the 3:30pm departure

$50 for the evening departures

GINGERBREAD Coach Car

——————————— First Class Cars ——————————— 

AUDUBON DINING CAR

The Dining Car is known as the “Audubon” because of the hand-painted reproductions of bird illustrations by the artist/naturalist John James Audubon. Decorated with holiday cheer, the Audubon holds 44 passengers. Groups of four passengers are seated around a small dining table. Tickets are sold by table of four.

Pricing

$260 per table for the 3:30pm departure

$280 per table for the evening departures

First Class AUDUBON Dining Car

FRENCH QUARTER LOUNGE CAR

The French Quarter Car was inspired by the New Orleans French Quarter, with wrought iron balconies and a “Sunset Pink” painted ceiling studded with stars. Complete with its own serving bar, the French Quarter has large windows and a variety of seating combinations including four small dining table booths for seating of four guests; settees and lounge-style chairs. The French Quarter holds 35 passengers.

Pricing

$65 per person for the 3:30pm departure

$70 for the evening departures

First Class FRENCH QUARTER Lounge Car

EL DORADO OBSERVATION CAR

The beautifully restored First Class Observation Car is called the El Dorado. This handsome 1920s lounge car offers large windows and comfortable seating. It is elegantly decorated in true holiday spirit. The car is divided into two sections: The Parlor and Lounge. Passengers in both locations are free to move about the car and step off onto the observation platform.

 

THE EL DORADO PARLOR

A private interior room decorated with stained glass interior windows and grey tufted leatherette seats. The Parlor has comfortable seating groups for two, four, or more and holds up to 18 passengers.

Pricing

$65 per person for the 3:30pm departure

$70 for the evening departures

THE EL DORADO LOUNGE

A section that seats up to 18 passengers on burgundy boucle sofas and chairs facing each other.

Pricing

$65 per person for the 3:30pm departure

$70 for the evening departures

The El Dorado Lounge

Have Questions?

For additional information please contact THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride – Sacramento Hotline.

Phone: 916-445-8270

Email: info@csrmf.org