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Arkansas & Missouri Railroad

306 E Emma Ave, Springdale, AR 72764-4628
+1 800-687-8600
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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 2 weeks ago
Jratliff
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Missouri
Great Ride!

We rode the train from Springdale to Van Buren and back with a three hour layover in Van Buren... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sherry G
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Summersville, Missouri, United States
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“van buren” (99 reviews)
“train ride” (38 reviews)
“dome car” (14 reviews)
LOCATION
306 E Emma Ave, Springdale, AR 72764-4628
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+1 800-687-8600

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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 25 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 25 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 16 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 12 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
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Stopped by the museum and gift shop anyway, and we will be back for the train. Brenda was amazing! So informative and accommodating:) Train schedules are limited so plan ahead. Also discovered that Residence Inn has a special rate for people in town for the...More

Thank michelef809
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led346
5 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
6 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
4 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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