Train Excursion from Abilene Kansas
Location: Kansas City KS, Kansas
Duration: 1.5 hours
10 1/2 mile round-trip from historic Abilene to Enterprise, Kansas through the Smoky Hill River Valley.
Ride in restored 100 year old coach/diner or open-air observation car pulled by 1945 ALCO S-1 diesel-electric locomotive.
Cross the Smoky Hill River on a high steel-span bridge.
10:00 am and/or 2:00 pm
-Wednesday through Sunday
-May through October
Please check Availability
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Feel the power from the 1945 ALCO S-1, with it's 660hp diesel-electric engine that was originally designed for WWII submarines. This engine pulls the Abilene & Smoky Valley excursion train, which includes a 1902 wood KATY passenger car, converted to a dining car, two open air gondola cars, with canopy tops and a caboose, through the Smoky Hill River Valley.
To enjoy this same experience, but on a steam engine, please order Steam Engine Excursion from Abilene Kansas.
Abilene is located 115 miles from Wichita and 150 miles from Kansas City.
72 HOURS MINIMUM ADVANCE BOOKING REQUIRED. This tour does not offer hotel pick-up or transportation to the departure location in Abilene, Kanas. Child rates apply to ages 3 to 11. Children under the age of 3 are FREE. Please reserve online, or call us toll-free at 1-800-745-1925.
72 HOURS MINIMUM ADVANCE BOOKING REQUIRED. This tour does not offer hotel pick-up or transportation to the departure location in Abilene, Kanasa. Child rates apply to ages 3 to 11. Children under the age of 3 are FREE. Please reserve online, or call us toll-free at 1-800-745-1925.
There are no refunds. All sales are final.
If changes are allowed on a tour or activity, a $20.00 per reservation change fee will be applied for any change to a reservation. Please note that some tours and activities do not allow any changes. Date changes can only be made only if we can confirm availability on the new date. While we cannot guarantee any changes can be made, all change requests must be submitted a minimum of 24 hours prior to the tour departure and must be handled on an individual basis through our Reservations Center.