All aboard the V&T’s Polar Express Train Ride |

All aboard the V&T’s Polar Express Train Ride

Nevada Appeal staff report

Tickets for the 2014 Polar Express train are still available.

Remaining tickets are available on the following trains departing to the North Pole: today, 8 p.m.; Sundays, Nov. 23 and Nov. 30, 8 p.m.; Thursdays, Dec. 4 and Dec. 11, 8 p.m.

Coach tickets are $42 for adults and $32 for children. The Polar Express Train Ride departs Thursday (except Thanksgiving), Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 5, 6:30 and 8 p.m. Arrival at the station 30 minutes prior to departure is recommended.

The V&T’s engine and holiday decorated passenger cars leave the Carson City Eastgate Depot (seven miles east of downtown Carson City) and travel nearly two miles before stopping at Santa’s North Pole retreat.

The depot features heating tents and visits with Santa Claus where riders can take photos and shop for holiday souvenirs.

To purchase tickets, call 877-724-5007 or 775-291-0208 or visit Information is also available at