The Magical Polar Express Train Ride In Ohio Everyone Should Experience At Least Once

It’s almost that time of year again.

If you’re looking to take your family holiday activities to the next level, considering boarding a real life Polar Express this Christmas, complete with hot chocolate, elves― and even Santa himself. Each year the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad features holiday themed train rides, and they’re downright magical.

(Please Note: Tickets for this particular event sell quickly and many dates are already sold out. Be sure to check the railroad’s website for availability.)

The Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad Polar Express train stations are located at 7900 Old Rockside Rd., Independence, OH 44131 (Rockside Station) and 27 Ridge St., Akron, OH 44308 (Akron Northside Station). Tickets must be purchased in advance. For more information, click here.

Have you ever taken the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad Polar Express before? If so, let us know what your experience was like!