Sorry! All trips are cancelled due to the Alberta Health Emergency. Call 1-800-282-3994 for more information.

We are no longer sure that we can safely take you on adventure like none other!

We have been calling guest with reservations and making arrangements to send them a full cash refund as quickly as possible. It does take some time to call everyone but we will get this job done as soon as we can starting from the earliest to the latest departure date. If you have a reservation you are welcome to call us at 1-800-282-3994 rather than wait for our call.

The magical story of The Polar Express comes to life as the train departs Stettler, Alberta, for a one hour long round-trip journey to the North Pole.

Set to the sounds of the motion picture soundtrack, passengers will relive the magic of the story as they are whisked away on THE POLAR EXPRESS™. Once onboard, passengers are served hot chocolate and a cookie treat by Polar Express Chefs, will be presented with a souvenir golden The Polar Express ticket, and everyone receives a ceramic souvenir Polar Express mug. Santa will board the train at the North Pole, and during the return trip will walk through each car giving out the “first gift of Christmas” – a silver sleigh bell – to each and every guest who wants one. Please note: There are no bathrooms on board the train. The train ride is one hour long, so please plan accordingly.

SEATS ON ALL ALBERTA PRAIRIE TRAINS ARE FIRST CLASS AND EACH SEAT RECEIVES ALL THE SAME CONSIDERATIONS & PERKS.

All trains depart and return to Stettler, Alberta. "Don't forget Grandma"

THE POLAR EXPRESS and all related characters and elements © & ™ Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. (s20)

Please note COVID-19 protocols are in effect which includes social distancing (no one will be seated across from, in front, or behind your group), the use of a provided compulsory protective mask, enhanced cleaning (including electrostatic disinfectant fogging before, between and after each trip), and staff and guest health checks. Guests will not be required to wear mask during hot chocolate service but staff and performers, with the exception of Santa Clause, will be masked and gloved at all times.

January 22, 2021

Upcoming Tours

June 19

TENTATIVE SEASON OPENER

Departs Stettler - 2:00 PM

Returns Stettler - 4:30 PM

June 19

TENTATIVE SEASON OPENER

Departs Stettler - 3:30 PM

Returns Stettler - 6:30 PM

June 20

TENTATIVE SUNSHINE & ROSES

Departs Stettler - 2:00 PM

Returns Stettler - 4:30 PM

Where is Alberta Prairie Railway located?

Stettler, Alberta is straight east of Red Deer on Hwy 12. Alberta Prairie's station and passenger loading area is located at 4611- 47 Avenue in Stettler AB which is in the south-east part of town. Head for the only burgundy-coloured grain elevator and you will end up right at the station.

Fantastic, enthusiastic team members. Great entertainment, food and experience. We enjoyed this immensely and hope to try one of the other packages when the kids are older. Big Valley was absolutely hospitable as well. We would definitely do this again! Well worth the cost. Bathrooms and facilities were clean.

- Amanda B -

An Adventure For The Whole Family

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