All Aboard The Little Pub Express

We are happy to share that the Little Pub Express is back for 2023 and we’ve got a limited number of Little Pub packages for the Sold Out 2023 Essex Steam Train North Pole Express

Each Little Pub package includes a ticket to the Essex Steam Train North Pole Express, an entrée and soft drink at Little Pub Old Saybrook, and a reservation 2 hours before your train’s departure. Enjoy a leisurely fireside meal at Little Pub, then head over to the North Pole Express to see Santa and his helpers get ready for the Holidays.

Departure times and prices are as follows:

Sunday December 17

6PM Dinner/8 PM Departure.

First Class Car $115 Per Ticket

Friday December 22

4 PM Dinner/6 PM Train Departure.

First Class Car $115 Per Ticket

Saturday December 23

5:30 PM Dinner/8 PM Train Departure.

Coach Class Car $85 Per Ticket

Coach is padded bench seat / First Class is individual seat.

NOTE: Children under the age of 1 sitting on a parent’s lap do not require a ticket


Tickets are sold in pairs. If you have an odd numbered party, please contact us.

These are paper tickets, and we will not receive them until December.