Trips Departing from Georgia Veterans State Park
Train Departs at 9:30 AM
2021 dates coming soon!
Travel from Georgia Veterans State Park Depot to the small town of Leslie, GA where you will explore the Georgia Rural Telephone Museum. Then we will make out way to Historic Americus, Georgia to explore the beautiful downtown area, including the Windsor Hotel and Rylander Theater.
Next, you'll visit President Jimmy Carter's hometown of Plains, Georgia. Explore the Jimmy Carter National Historic Site Museum, the train depot Campaign Headquarters, the Billy Carter Service Station & Museum. Shop the retail stores on Main Street and sample peanut butter treats.
Coach and Deluxe available on all trains.
Premium and Chairman’s available on dates with (*)
Adult Coach $39.99 Per Person Plus Tax and Handling
Child Coach (Ages 2-12) $29.99 Per Person Plus Tax and Handling
Senior 62+/Military: $36.99 Per Person Plus Tax and Handling
Deluxe: $49.99 Per Person Plus Tax and Handling
(Includes drink ticket and snack seating at tables and chairs)
Premium: $89.99 Per Person Plus Tax and Handling
(Includes drinks, snacks, and Lunch on board, lounge style seating)
Chairman’s Class: $119.99 Per Person Plus Tax and Handling
(Includes Lunch, drinks, snacks, and seating in the business class car)
Sumter Explorer Schedule
9:00 AM Boarding Begins
9:30 AM Depart Georgia Veterans State Park Depot
10:00 AM Arrive Leslie, GA
(1 Hour Layover at the Rural Telephone Museum)
11:00 AM Depart Leslie, Ga
11:45 AM Arrive Americus (Jackson St. Depot)
(2 hour layover)
1:45 PM Depart Americus (Jackson St. Depot)
2:15 PM Arrive Plains
(1 ½ Hour layover)
3:45 PM Depart Plains
4:15 PM Arrive Americus (Jackson St. Depot)**Flag Stop**
5:25 PM Arrive Georgia Veterans State Park Depot
You can book online or call the depot at 229-276-0755 Monday to Friday 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM