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Celebrate our 20th Anniversary
by riding one or more of our
exciting excursions!

 

20th Anniversary Presidential Flyer

Saturday, October 22, 2022

Travel from Georgia Veterans State Park in Cordele, GA and enjoy rolling farm land as we make are way to Plains, GA where you will have a 2 hour layover to explore the town and enjoy the shops in town. We will then travel to President Carters boyhood home farm of Archery. You will enjoy a 40 minute layover to explore.
Departs from Georgia Veterans State Park!
Schedule:
Pricing:

All cars and seats will be assigned!

Coach

Adult Coach $39.99 pp

Child Coach (Ages 2-12) $29.99 pp

Senior 62+/Military: $36.99 pp

Prices do not include Tax and Handling!

Deluxe

Deluxe: $49.99 pp

(Includes beverage and snack.

Seating at tables and chairs)

Prices do not include Tax and Handling!

Depart GAV:    10:00 AM

Flag Stop AMR:    11:15 AM 

Arrive PLA:    11:45 AM

Depart PLA:    1:45 PM 

Arrive ARY:    1:55 PM 

Depart ARY:    2:35 PM 

Flag Stop AMR:    3:15 PM 

Arrive GAV:    4:30 PM 

Premium & Chairmans Class are not available for this excursion!
Boarding Location:
Georgia Veterans State Park  •  2459 US Hwy 280W. Cordele, GA 31015
Book your tickets:
You can book online or call the depot at 229-276-0755
Office Hours: Monday to Friday 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM

20th Anniversary Leslie Explorer

 

Wednesday, October 26, 2022

On this day, 20 years ago, the SAM Shortline made its first public run. Climb on
board with us as we replicate the excitement of that first run.  We will travel from Cordele to the small town of Leslie, GA. There you will be able to explore the Rural Telephone Museum during the one-hour layover. This promises to be a truly memorable excursion.
Departs from Downtown Cordele!
Schedule:
Pricing:

All cars and seats will be assigned!

Coach

Adult Coach $25.00 pp

Child Coach (Ages 2-12) $15.00 pp

Prices do not include Tax and Handling!

Deluxe

Deluxe: $35.00 pp

(Includes beverage and snack.

Seating at tables and chairs)

Prices do not include Tax and Handling!

Depart COR:    11:00 AM

Arrive LES:    12:00 noon

Depart LES:    1:00 PM

Arrive COR:    2:00 PM

Premium & Chairmans Class are not available for this excursion!
Boarding Location:
Downtown Cordele, GA  •  105 East 9th Ave., Cordele, GA 31015
Book your tickets:
You can book online or call the depot at 229-276-0755
Office Hours: Monday to Friday 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
 

20th Anniversary Dinner Train

Saturday, October 29, 2022

This special fundraising event will allow you to enjoy an elegant multi-course meal and train ride. Buy a table and invite your staff or friends. Proceeds from this 20th-anniversary gala will be used to restore the Samuel Hawkins, a round-end observation car. During the two-hour layover in Plains, you can observe Halloween trunk-or-treat activities of the little ghosts and goblins. 
Departs from Downtown Americus Jackson Street Station!
Schedule:

Depart AMR:     5:15 PM
Arrive PLA:     5:45 PM
Depart PLA:     7:45 PM
Arrive AMR:     8:15 PM

Pricing:

All cars and seats will be assigned!

6 Top Tables:     $1,000 Per Table
4 Top Tables:     $650 Per Table
2 Top Tables:     $300 Per Table

Prices do not include Tax and Handling!

Coach, Premium, & Chairmans Class are not available for this excursion!
Boarding Location:
Americus, GA  •  329 South Jackson Street, Americus, GA 31709
Book your tickets:
 
You can book by calling the depot at 229-276-0755
Office Hours: Monday to Friday 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM