All train rides currently depart from the PALESTINE, TX train depot.
From August 22 through October 26 the train departs from the Rusk, TX train depot.

Texas State RailroadGroups

Texas State Railroad is an elite attraction offering great options and personal experiences to groups of all sizes.

All the ways we make booking a group on the train easy for you:
• One dedicated group coordinator handles all bookings, making the reservation process smooth.
• Guests are greeted on the bus with an orientation including details on a boarding time and description of the depot grounds and services.
• Buses have special parking spaces and groups are extended pre-boarding privileges.
• If an entire car is reserved, privacy is guaranteed.
• Entire train charters may choose a departure date and time.
• Passage for groups may be purchased in either coach or first-class.
• Pre-paid lunch vouchers offered at discounted prices for groups, make it easy to get food at the turn-around.

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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.