Tickets and booking information for a Polar Express train ride is available at FrenchLickScenicRailway.org, GSMR.com and TheTrain.com, as of 2015. Replica tickets from the "Polar Express" children's book and movie are available at Etsy.com and eBay.com.
The French Lick Scenic Railway hosts Polar Express train rides on its traditional locomotive every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from November through January. The train ride includes a reading of the "Polar Express" book, as well as performances from the crew and a special cookie and hot chocolate presentation. Customers can purchase first class and coach tickets at the railroad depot in French Lick, over the phone or at FrenchLickScenicRailway.org.