The Magical Polar Express Train Ride in South Dakota Everyone Should Experience At Least Once

The winter holidays are quickly approaching! If you’re looking for a way to greet the Christmas season with the whole family, you should consider this magical train ride in The Black Hills of South Dakota. Hop aboard the 1880 Train Holiday Express, enjoy sweet Christmas treats, and meet Santa Claus at the North Pole.

(Please consider: Tickets for this popular train ride do sell out quickly, and some dates may be already booked. Visit the railroad’s website for availability.)

We originally wrote our article in 2016, but we’ve updated it with all the latest details for 2018!

This enchanting Christmas train ride is one your family won’t soon forget. Tickets do sell out fast, so be sure to visit their website to secure your spot. The Holiday Express train station is located at 222 Railroad Ave. Hill City, South Dakota 57745.

Have you ever taken the 1880 Train Holiday Express? We’d love to hear about your experience!