North Pole Express

Experience the Magic of the Holiday Season

Every winter, the Potomac Eagle Scenic Railroad brings families the journey of a lifetime. Experience the holidays with newfound joy as you and your kids board our train and get whisked away to the North Pole. From carolling, to milk and cookies, hot cocoa and cider, everyone can relive the magic this winter. Come see what else you’ll experience when you go on the North Pole Express!

On the Train:

  • 75-minute interactive train ride
  • Milk and Mrs. Claus’ famous cookies
  • Storytelling
  • Christmas carolling
  • Santa boards train at the North Pole
  • Every child receives a gift from Santa

At the Station:

  • Event barn with activities
  • Letters to Santa
  • Nativity
  • Cocoa and hot cider*
  • Fresh cut trees and wreaths*

*Additional cost

North Pole Express Cancellation Policy

Ticket sales are non-refundable. If you need to cancel, an in-house credit can be held for a future excursion (subject to availability) through October 31st, 2022. If Potomac Eagle Scenic Railroad cancels a trip due to inclement weather, we will do our best to reschedule your party on another 2021 North Pole Express trip. If no reschedule can be made, an in-house credit will be held until October 31st, 2022.