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All departures of Texas State Railroad now through December 31st will be pulled by our newly-refurbished FP9 locomotive engine. There will be NO steam-powered train rides for the remainder of 2018.


Texas State Railroad

Piney Woods Area Vacation Packages

These hotels, inns, motels, resorts and campgrounds have partnered with Texas State Railroad to offer combination packages guaranteed to provide a memorable outing.

Reservations for these packages are not taken at Texas State Railroad. Please contact the individual property to book a package. They are conveniently listed in alphabetical order.

Palestine, TX


Relax in our peaceful, wooded setting and enjoy Palestine’s newest hotel, offering all-suite accommodations. Our Room & Ride package includes:

  • Coach, open-air coach, first-class, or presidential-class tickets for two or more on Texas State Railroad.
  • Suites with one king or two queen beds; sofa bed in living room
  • Amenities include indoor heated pool, outdoor hot tub, fitness center, high-speed Internet, and complimentary full-course, hot breakfast daily

www.ComfortSuitesPalestine.com or call 903-723-0284

REDLANDS HISTORIC INN                                    

Our ideal historic, small-town retreat is a five-story building with a railroad past. Built in 1914, we are located in the center of downtown near shopping, restaurants and entertainment.

  • Coach, first-class or special event tickets for two or more on Texas State Railroad
  • One or two bedroom one-night accommodation with discount offered for additional nights
  • Amenities include full kitchens, free Wi-Fi, Smart TV(s), complimentary coffee/tea/hot chocolate/bottled water
  • Breakfast pastries included

www.RedlandsHistoricInn.com  or call 903-729-2345, 800-550-5445



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Because of special, incidental or consequential situations that may be out of our control, Texas State Railroad reserves the right to adjust our operation between the date of your booking and the day of departure. These changes could include (but not be limited to): locomotive power for the day, passenger car assignments, layover and/or meal time during the four-hour ride and departure and/or arrival times. Thanking you in advance for your consideration.