By SDCN Editor
Oceanside, CA–The Coaster Holiday Express is back! The popular annual North County Transit District holiday tradition for families offers a magical round trip from Oceanside to Solana Beach on a festively decorated Coaster train.
The 65-minute train ride will be held on two separate weekends, December 4 and 5 and December 11 and 12 with trains departing at 10 a.m., 12 p.m., and 2 p.m.
During the event, riders will sing along with carolers, relay holiday wish lists to Santa Claus and his elves, and spend time with some princesses.
Tickets for the Holiday Express are $20 per person (regardless of age) and can be purchased by visiting GoNCTD.com/holidayexpress.
In keeping with state and federal orders, masks will be required on the train. Festive holiday masks will be provided to those who need one. Strollers and bikes are not permitted onboard.
Holiday Express Dates/Times:
Saturday, December 4: 10:15 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m.
Sunday, December 5: 10:15 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m.
Saturday, December 11: 10:15 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m.
Sunday, December 12: 10:15 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m.
The Holiday Express runs rain or shine from the Oceanside Transit Center.