It’s not too early to start planning for the holidays. Tickets for the Essex Steam Train North Pole Express are on sale.
The train takes families on a magical ride with Santa and Mrs. Claus and it‘s all set to “’The Night Before Christmas.”
How to Buy Tickets to Essex Steam Train North Pole Express
Full-car tickets went on sale yesterday and the remaining first-class individual tickets will be available online only, beginning at 9 a.m., today. The "purchase ticket button" will show up then. Click here.
On Thursday, the remaining coach-class individual tickets will be available, online only, beginning at 9 a.m.
What to Know About North Pole Express Essex Steam
All passengers, 1 and up, must have a paid ticket. Children under 1 may ride free, but cannot occupy a seat. Car carriers and strollers are not allowed on trains, according to the "North Pole Express Rules of the Road."
The dress code is cozy – pajamas are encouraged to stay warm in the chilly North Pole.
There will be singalongs, hot chocolate and sugar cookies and each child will receive a small gift from Santa.
Schedule for North Pole Express Essex
The North Pole Express rides begin in November and continue until Dec. 29.