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Red Train Tours

170 San Marco Ave, St. Augustine, FL 32084-2732
+1 904-829-6545
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Ripley's Red Train Hop On Hop Off Tour
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Enjoy more options at a better price than anywhere else in St. Augustine! We offer one day, three day and five day passes and have recently added a "Once around" tour if you are pressed for time. We offer an award-winning 80 – 90 minute, fully narrated historical tour of the Nation’s Oldest City. Our “open-air” Sightseeing Trains cover over 7 miles and visit dozens of historic sites. Our Sightseeing Train tours begin every 20 minutes beginning at 8:30 am. Guests may get on and off at over 20 locations and enjoy free parking at our Ripley owned ticket locations. All guests receive free on-demand shuttle service to and from area hotels, free shuttle service to the Alligator Farm and the St. Augustine Lighthouse with tickets, and $1 passes to “Bayfront Mini-Golf”.
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“smokey extras” (76 reviews)
“day pass” (107 reviews)
“train stops” (18 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:30 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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170 San Marco Ave, St. Augustine, FL 32084-2732
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+1 904-829-6545
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Reviewed yesterday

These guys are great. You can get on and off so many times repeating various parts of the loop over 3 days and the different drivers will all impart an extra bit of knowledge each time. The female driver (Scottish Mother from Troon) was a...More

Thank AHMcN
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was a wonderful Train/Trolley tour company. We purchased a 1 day ticket which included riding for the next 24hrs and visiting all 24 historical stops. The guides were friendly & informative about the history of St. Augustine. Never waited more than 5-10 mins for...More

Thank Shelley F
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very bumpy ride. PA system in the 2nd train car didn’t work. Tour guide was speaking very softly not knowledgeable. Third time we took a trolly tour in St, Augustine and this one gave the least information and the seats were very uncomfortable. Would not...More

Thank Andrea S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We did the one day tour and really enjoyed all the information from our driver. We recommend completing the tour before you start hopping off at the various attractions.

Thank stm572017
Reviewed 6 days ago

We just got back from our 3 day trip to St. Augustine. We purchased the 3 days hop on/off package from Ripley's Red Train. On the first day we boarded the Red Train from Ripley's and decided to go around do the whole tour. Our...More

Thank Carly K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a nice value for the money. It's a good way to learn what you want to see and is great for getting down town. You can buy a pass and hop on and off so you don't have to worry about finding parking....More

Thank Darlene J
RipleysOnline, Manager at Red Train Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for sharing such a nice review and for choosing the Red Train tours! We greatly appreciate that you took the time to share your experience and are equally as happy that you enjoyed our services. Thank you so much!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Caught the first tour of the morning that left from Ripley’s. We two older ladies had the front seat and the train to ourselves with our tour guide Bob. We decided to ride the entire route first and then later get off and on at...More

Thank Margie W
RipleysOnline, Manager at Red Train Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are so glad that you enjoyed our tours and your guide Bob as well! We are so appreciative that you made us part of your St. Augustine experience. Thank you for choosing us and for sharing such a nice review!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in St. Augustine for only one day. Signed up to do a hop on-hop off tour of St. Augustine on the Red Train. We were told the train would come by every 15-20 minutes at each attraction to pick us up. We hopped...More

Thank Roxanne M
RipleysOnline, Manager at Red Train Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am so sorry that you had that experience. I will certainly check into that. . Our tours are a little further apart because we are smaller and we can go down historic streets that they can't go down making the tour a little longer....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cant say enough about Smokey on our tour, the best guide you could ask for , we found out facts even our friend from Florida was unaware of, not only did he give great information he included his guests with fun facts, he is for...More

Thank Becky S
RipleysOnline, Manager at Red Train Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so appreciative that you took the time to share such a nice review and are so glad that you enjoyed the Smokey Extras! Thank you so much for riding the Red Trains!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took the train on a rainy day—great idea! Excellent tour guide was a local history teacher. Highly recommend as an orientation to the area.

Thank jdburnso
RipleysOnline, Manager at Red Train Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for sharing such a nice review and for choosing the Red Train tours! We greatly appreciate that you took the time to share your experience and are equally as happy that you enjoyed our services. Thank you so much!

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MeMe0711
19 March 2017|
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Response from Kimberly K | Property representative |
The best place would probably be at Ripley's Believe It or Not at 19 SAN Marco Ave. You can get tickets there, we have a large lot and the train picks up there. Prices vary depending on what you want. We have 1, 3, and 5... More
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seniorcruiser
8 March 2017|
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Response from Kimberly K | Property representative |
The most convenient is probably Ripley's Believe It or Not located at 19 San Marco Ave. You can come in US 1 or A1A and it is conveniently located. The train picks up here and you can get tickets here. Thank you!
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blackpupchucky
19 February 2017|
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Response from Kimberly K | Property representative |
We do offer one day passes. Parking depends on the day. The 254 SAN Marco location almost always has availability. Ripley's usually does and 170 SAN Marco has more availability in the morning. If it is a holiday, come early... More
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