Trains

Train rides and travel, plus train museums. For additional resources, see our current issue.

Amtrak One-Day Train Rides

Short day-trips to Los Angeles, San Diego, San Juan Capistrano, Santa Barbara and other cities are available from local stations in Anaheim, Fullerton, Irvine and Santa Ana.

Fillmore & Western Railway

This legendary railroad is home to vintage passenger and dining cars that date back as far as 1914. It’s also home to a 1913 fully restored and operating #14 Baldwin Steam Engine.

Metro-Railway

Trains run daily and frequently. The website features a trip planner to help plot routes to and from popular family destinations.

Orange Empire Railway Museum

Explore the West’s largest collection of railway locomotives, passenger and freight cars, buildings and other artifacts dating from the 1870s.

The Buzzz

The Buzzz is about all sorts of neat stuff: Exhibits, festivals, seasonal highlights, current topics, new things, fun things and free things … if it’s fun, family-friendly and happening in our area, it’s in here! With our Clickable Calendar, you can find fun things to do every weekend, and with our weekly features you can […]

Train Museums and Rides

The following locations offer exhibits of working, model and replica locomotives and cabooses, and/or rides and party packages.