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THE POLAR EXPRESS™ at New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal

All aboard! THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride is coming to New Orleans this holiday season and tickets are officially on sale! Popular dates for this magical trip will sell out quickly, so don't wait! Reserve your seats now at

Posted by The Polar Express Train Ride – New Orleans on Wednesday, October 5, 2016

2017 Season Pricing

Value: $45 Adult, $35 Child (2-11)  Standard: $55 Adult, $45 Child (2-11) │ Holiday: $65 Adult, $55 Child (2-11)
Additional ticketing service fee and local tax will apply

Well, are you coming? Rail Events Productions is proud to announce THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride is returning to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal this holiday season!

Powered by Amtrak, this magical experience opens December 7th and runs through January 1st. Exact dates, times, and prices are available by visiting the Schedule & Tickets page once tickets have been released to the public. Each ticket includes fantastic entertainment, delicious hot chocolate, a scrumptious cookie, and a keepsake sleigh bell to bring home. Families are encouraged to wear their pajamas for the ride!

The Ride

Relive the magic of this classic holiday story with your family on a real train!

Schedule & Tickets

View our schedule and book your tickets for this one-of-a-kind experience!

Frequently Asked Questions

What should I expect? Where can we park? We have answers!


Get a sneak peak at the magical experience on board the train!

New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal

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