Meet the Train!

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What is Nickel Plate Express? 

Nickel Plate Express is a non profit running unique train excursions for adults and kiddos! Our historic 1950s train offers moving entertainment for all ages. 

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Where is Nickel Plate Express?

Passengers will hop aboard the Nickel Plate Express in Atlanta, IN. Atlanta is just north of Indianapolis and Noblesville. 

What excursions can I ride? 

We have lots of fun excursions planned for the 2018 season! Here's a list of what to expect:

Ales & Rails Express- November

Sample local brews while cruising the Indiana countryside.

Uncorked Express-November

Make your way down the tracks and enjoy wine from local wineries.

Reindeer Ride-December

Celebrate the holidays and ride the train with Santa--Make a new holiday tradition!

 Welcome Express-September

Meet the train and participate in a scavenger hunt to get acquainted with the railroad!

Pumpkin Express-October

Take a trip to the pumpkin patch and celebrate fall in Indiana.

Ghost Express-October

Embark on a ghoulishly delightful evening on the tracks with local lore and special programming suitable for older youth and adults.

Where does the train go?

Nickel Plate Express travels through Atlanta, Arcadia and Cicero, with occasional stops at the historic Arcadia Depot!


When can I buy tickets?

We're so excited about our 2018 opening season that we're celebrating Christmas early. Merry Christmas in July! Reindeer Ride tickets will be available July 21, with other ticket sales beginning in August. 



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