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Join Us for a Magical Trip!

About

Set to the sounds of the motion picture soundtrack, passengers will relive the magic of the classic story as they are whisked away on THE POLAR EXPRESS™ for a magical one-hour trip to the North Pole. Once on board, your car host will work their way through the coach and punch your golden ticket before hot chocolate and a delicious cookie are served by dancing chefs. Passengers then read along with the classic children’s book, The Polar Express, by Chris Van Allsburg.

Santa and his helpers board the train to greet passengers and each child is given the first gift of Christmas – a silver sleigh bell. During the trip, chefs on each car lead passengers in caroling and onboard entertainment – just like in the film! Each guest will take home a keepsake sleigh bell and souvenir THE POLAR EXPRESS™ tumbler in addition to the wonderful memories made on this magical trip.

THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride departs from Whippany Station located at 1 Railroad Plaza, Whippany, NJ 07981. Passengers are required to arrive at least one hour before their listed departure time to allow time to park at a designated offsite lot, ride a shuttle to the station, and board the train. Further event information is available in Frequently Asked Questions or by calling a reservations agent.