All trips with Sugar Express are roundtrips. For times, prices, details and tickets, select a date or event below.

The Sugar Express operates on a seasonal basis, with trips originating out of our hometown Clewiston, as well as Lake Placid and Sebring, Florida. Sugar Express features historic steam locomotive No. 148, vintage passenger cars from the 20th Century, and diesel locomotives from our neighboring freight and sugarcane farming railroad. To join us, book a trip below or join our mailing list to get notified of upcoming events.

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SUGARFEST LOCAL

March 16th

Duration: 1 hour

One hour trips featuring Sugar Express steam locomotive no. 148 at 2:30PM and 4:30PM during the festival. Trips depart 900 WC Owen Avenue in Clewiston. Tickets are $30.00 per person.

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LAKE PLACID LIMITED

Next Trips: January 27th, February 24th, April 27th

Duration: 6 hours

Departing Clewiston for Lake Placid, guests will enjoy a high-stepping passenger train ride behind Sugar Express steam locomotive No. 148 as it slips through the sugarcane fields and arrives for a two-hour layover in the historic town of Lake Placid, Florida. First-class tickets are $148 and deluxe coach tickets are $99.00.

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CLEWISTON COMET

Next Trip:
February 10th, March 9th, April 13th

Duration: 6 hours

No. 148 will carry passengers from Lake Placid to Clewiston for a layover at the beloved Market on Bond Street featuring local farmers, fresh food, entertainment, and welcoming neighbors in downtown Clewiston. First-class tickets are $148 and deluxe coach tickets are $99.00.

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HIGHLANDS COUNTY CRESCENT

Next Trip: February 11th, March 10th

Duration: 2 hours

Enjoy a two-hour passenger train ride from Sebring, Florida through the orange groves and along the shores of Lake Placid for a roundtrip to and from the sugarcane loading station site at Childs, Florida. Tickets are $48.00 plus tax. Children three and under who do not occupy a seat ride free.

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ICE CREAM TRAIN

 January 28th, February 25th, April 28th

Duration: 2 hours

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Enjoy a refreshing train ride aboard the Ice Cream Train on a trip from Clewiston through the sugar cane fields. These 2-hour roundtrips include Sugar Express steam locomotive No. 148 and complimentary ice cream sandwiches and frozen desserts.