Presidential Flyer


Trips Depart from Georgia Veterans State Park

Train Departs at 10:00 AM


Saturday February 20, 2021  BUY TICKETS

Saturday, March 6, 2021  BUY TICKETS

Saturday, March 20, 2021  BUY TICKETS

Saturday, April 17, 2021 (*)  BUY TICKETS

Saturday, May 22, 2021 (*)  BUY TICKETS

Saturday, June 5, 2021 (*)  BUY TICKETS

Saturday, July 17, 2021  BUY TICKETS

Saturday, July 31, 2021  BUY TICKETS

Saturday, September 11, 2021  BUY TICKETS

Saturday, Ocotber 23, 2021 (*)  BUY TICKETS

Saturday, November 20, 2021 (*)  BUY TICKETS


*You can pick the train up in Americus, GA at the Jackson Street Depot. Just flag the train down see schedule below for the arrival time of the train. Please arrive a few minutes ahead of the scheduled arrival time, train can arrive early*


Boarding Information: 

Georgia Veterans State Park

2459 US-280 West

Cordele, GA 31015

**Use main entrance off US 280. The SAM Train will be the first right after you enter the park**


Trip Overview

Riding in air-conditioned, 1949 vintage train cars, you will travel from Georgia Veterans State Park, across Lake Blackshear to Plains, Archery and back. Explore President Jimmy Carter's boyhood farm, go shopping and sample peanut butter treats.

Coach and Deluxe available on all trains

Premium and Chairman’s Class available on dates with (*)



Seats on all trains will be assigned to help maintain social distancing


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

Coach Class Photos


Deluxe: $49.99 Per Person Plus Tax and Handling

(Includes drink ticket and snack seating at tables and chairs)

Deluxe Seating Photos


Premium: $89.99 Per Person Plus Tax and Handling

(Includes drinks, snacks, and Lunch on board, lounge style seating)

Premium Service Photos


Chairman’s Class: $119.99 Per Person Plus Tax and Handling

(Includes Lunch, drinks, snacks, and seating in the business class car)

Chairman's Class Photos


Presidential Flyer Schedule

9:30 AM Boarding Begins
10:00 AM Depart Georgia Veterans State Park Depot
11:15 AM Arrive Americus (Jackson St. Depot)**Flag Stop**

11:45 AM Arrive Plains
(Layover of 2 hour)
1:45 PM Depart Plains

1:55 PM Arrive Archery (Carter Boyhood Farm)
(Layover of 40 minutes)
2:35 PM Depart Archery

3:15 PM Arrive Americus (Jackson St. Depot)**Flag Stop**
4:30 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