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Arkansas & Missouri Railroad

306 E Emma Ave, Springdale, AR 72764-4628
+1 800-687-8600
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PJ Christmas Train

We drove from Eastern Oklahoma to Springdale for the train with 3 grandchildren. We bought the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kellieann2015
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Parkersburg, West Virginia
Great trip, but generator was not working so it was a little cold.

The trip was great, but the generator was not working so the trip was Very Cold with no Heat. The... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2017
Jratliff
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Missouri
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“van buren” (99 reviews)
“train ride” (38 reviews)
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306 E Emma Ave, Springdale, AR 72764-4628
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+1 800-687-8600

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We drove from Eastern Oklahoma to Springdale for the train with 3 grandchildren. We bought the Vista Dome tickets ($65/adults, $55/children). We were served a meal & drink in the dome car where are seats were. We saw caroling books but the music overhead was...More

Thank kellieann2015
Reviewed 11 November 2017

The trip was great, but the generator was not working so the trip was Very Cold with no Heat. The conductor was not able to tell us any history or what we were passing by. But the trip was nice and so was the staff...More

Thank Jratliff
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We rode the train from Springdale to Van Buren and back with a three hour layover in Van Buren. That was just enough time to explore and enjoy the quaint little town!

Thank Sherry G
Reviewed 31 October 2017

In fact, we planned our entire trip to Branson around this train ride, and booked well in advance, only to receive a phone call two weeks before our trip, informing us that the train trip that date had been "cancelled." The lady refused to explain...More

1  Thank RoadTripMomMonroeLA
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

I read in an article about the train ride from Seligman, MO to VanBuren AR . It sounded like something me and my kids would enjoy. The arrival stated a 2 hr. train ride both ways with a snack in the morning and one one...More

Thank Jessica S
Reviewed 24 October 2017

My husband and I took the train on Sat 10/21/2017 it was a very pleasant experience. We splurged and paid for the dome ticket. Either on the trip up or on the trip down you sit in the dome and on the other half you...More

1  Thank Cathy R
Reviewed 26 September 2017

We traveled from Springdale AR to Van Buren. The ride was enjoyable. There was still too much foliage to see many views. Van Buren was interesting. We had a fun time.

1  Thank James C
Reviewed 26 July 2017

This was my first Train ride, I took my husband on this ride because he loves Trains We did the Springdale to Van Buren, had a lot of fun it was a beautiful ride loved it, the conductor's were great fun and very informational. We...More

1  Thank Lesilie G
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our excursion and onboard dining. Very nice scenic railway. Our conductor/tour guide was highly knowledgeable about the area and took time to point out many points of interest. Look forward to taking a scenic ride in the fall. A must for families

Thank RetArmyNCO
Reviewed 13 July 2017

My wife and I rode the train from Springdale, AR to Van Buren, AR. We rode in the Dome Car which was very enjoyable on the trip to Van Buren. The car is fully air conditioned. The train ride is a day-long trip that is...More

4  Thank ray m
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led346
6 October 2017|
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Response from Lesilie G | Reviewed this property |
The seats were comfortable I believe the conductor will let you leave a cushion they do take the train for a short ride for other people while you are visiting Van Buren
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MommaMote
7 July 2017|
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Response from travelagentchristy | Reviewed this property |
It was so warm that we bought cold drinks and snacks on the train. Very reasonable. I would skip the lunch box though.
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Johanna P
5 September 2016|
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Response from Tinker58 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure about the child prices,best thing is to call
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