Nickel Plate Express
The Nickel Plate Express is a family-friendly train excursion in central Indiana, operating on 12 miles of track from Noblesville to northern Hamilton County and back. It boards in Forest Park, just five minutes from downtown Noblesville.
The train consists of 1950s Santa Fe Railway Hi-Level passenger cars. All passenger seating is located on the upper level and guests must climb a small set of stairs to board. The Nickel Plate Express operates train excursions year-round, including themed excursions. These include the Pumpkin Express, Ghost Express, Ales & Rails Express, Reindeer Ride Express and more.
The most popular train rides for families are the Pumpkin Express and Reindeer Ride. The Ales & Rails Express is ideal for couples and adults.
Things to Do Nearby
Experience the Historic Noblesville Square before or after your train excursion. This downtown area includes countless dining options like Rosie's Place, Alexander's on the Square and Matteo's Ristorante Italiano. Make an afternoon of it and browse the boutique shops and antique stores, too.