Train Excursions

All Aboard for a magical Christmas experience! Take an hour and fifteen-minute ride with Santa himself! See Santa’s workshop and cross over beautiful Morse Reservoir while singing Christmas carols and sipping hot chocolate.  - Ride includes a cookie and gift from Santa. - Adult beverages available for...

Ride the rails on a historic 1950s dining car and celebrate Oktoberfest with a 4-course dinner from Rathskeller Restaurant. Guests will dine on an authentic German meal while enjoying the scenery of Northern Hamilton County.**Age 21+ event** **Duration**- 2 hours **Date**- September 17th  **Departure Times**- 4:00 p.m- 6:30...

Hop aboard for a fun filled ride with Spiderman, Batman & Catwoman! Ride the rails to superhero training camp, where your favorite superheroes will teach superhero combat moves! Each young superhero will receive a cape upon completion of combat camp!...

Climb aboard for a magical journey into the wizarding world. Brush up on local wizarding news, learn some new spells and enjoy treats such as a butter beverage! All excursions board at platform 8 ¾ in Noblesville.  All tickets include an activity, wand and butter beverage....

Hop aboard for a fun filled ride with Spiderman, Batman & Catwoman! Ride the rails to superhero training camp, where your favorite superheroes will teach superhero combat moves! Each young superhero will receive a cape upon completion of combat camp!...

Ride the Nickel Plate Express on August 13 for Ales and Rails. Passengers will enjoy a scenic 90-minute ride aboard a 1950s train car while sampling beer from Primeval Brewing company. Including a special Nickel Plate Express beer! Snacks and samples are included in the...

Celebrate summer with a ride on the Patriotic Express. See the scenic countryside from a 1950s train car while enjoying a piece of apple pie! ...

Sip and savor while riding the rails. Join Nickel Plate Express for a unique and entertaining afternoon on the Uncorked Express featuring Blackhawk Winery. Passengers will enjoy a 90-minute ride aboard a historic 1950s train car, samplings of wine from Blackhawk Winery and be led...

Our little red caboose is back! Feel the wind, hear the locomotive, and truly experience riding the rails in this unique close-up connection to the past. Perfect for aspiring little engineers and big ones too! Those 3 and under ride free. All rides depart from...

Climb aboard and enjoy a donut with dad! Celebrate Father's Day on Nickel Plate Express with a 65-minute train ride. Start the day with coffee or orange juice and a tasty donut!  ...