If you want to see your kid’s face light up, then the perfect gift is a Christmas train set. You can even have fun setting it up under the tree the night before. Kind of makes you wonder what it is about trains that set a child’s delight on fire. You’ll create the best memory for your kids. That includes the big kids, as well. Of all the gifts received, a child will always love a train set for Christmas tree. When they look back on all the holidays, finding a Christmas tree train set running under the tree will be one of their fondest memories.
Top Ten Christmas Train Sets For Kids
1. Lionel Polar Express Ready to Play Train Set
This magical set includes a Berkshire-style steam locomotive and tender, a passenger coach, an observation car; and 24 curved and eight straight plastic track pieces.
The beautifully resilient locomotive includes a working headlight; and authentic train sounds which play a bell and whistle sound; as well as announces, “I am the king of the North Pole,” and, “All aboard! This is the Polar Express!”
You can operate this battery powered set using six conventional C batteries (not included). The set also comes with an easy-to-operate RC remote control (requires two AA batteries). ->> More Details
Celebrate the wonder of theseason with this North Pole Central Freight Set and bring thegoods from Santa’s top-secret location to your layout!
With this Ready-to-Play set comes an exclusive track system which allows you to create; a circle, a rectangle or an oval layout.
This set includes a battery-powered General-style locomotive and tender, gondola with crate load, center-cupola caboose, 24 curved plastic track pieces and eight straight plastic track pieces.
As this track system is exclusive to Ready-to-Play set, it is not compatible with Lionel G Gauge or other G Gauge track systems. ->> More Details
3. Lionel Mickey Mouse Disney Ready to Play Train Set
Join Mickey, Minnie, Donald Duck, and Goofy as they spread the Christmas spirit in this Disney Train set. The set includes 3 detailed Disney themed train cars with Mickey conducting the engine with a working headlight.
Included is a sturdily constructed general-style battery-powered locomotive featuring authentic train sounds and it even has an operating headlight!
The Remote Control: Buttons release Disney specific announcements, allow train to go forward and reverse, sound the whistle, and ring the bell. ->> More Details
This hot new Lionel train set includes: Hot Wheels GP38 diesel locomotive, Auto Loader with two Hot Wheels, Spine car with race team trailer, Team caboose, eight curved O36 Fast rack track sections.
The set also comes with a plug-Expand-Play power lock-on, allowing you to add to your set from large assortment of plug-Expand-Play accessories.
This set is equipped with LionChief Bluethooth technology, giving you the option to run your train with the included remote or with your smart device. All you have to do is download free Lionel LionChief app.
Mickey Mouse and the gang are ready to take you on a crazy and fun adventure on the Mickey & Friends Express.
Set includes: 2-4-2 steam locomotive; tender; tank car; boxcar; caboose; 8 curved track pieces; 1 10″ straight lock on section; 1 terminal section; 2 10″ straight pieces; power supply and remote.
This highly detailed and energetic set is a great way to get started and if you are a Disney enthusiast, this set is a must have.
Fitted with the new LionChief Remote Control system by Lionel, engineers young and old have complete control over their Polar Express trains by an easy-to-use remote.
You’ll feel a difference in the smooth operation of the Berkshire locomotive, and hear more realism in the locomotive sounds.
The set includes 4 character figures from the movie, and passenger cars include interior lighting, silhouettes in the window, rounded observation platform, and decorated drumhead on observation car.
The LionChief Remote Control features forward and reverse speed control knob, buttons to activate whistle and bell sounds. ->> More Details
Nothing is quite as beautiful as morning breaks and the sun rises, well, with exception of Lionel’s new Southern Pacific Rising Sun 0-8-0 set.
Lead by a powerful 0-8-0 engine with stunning rolling stock, this Ready-to-Run LionChief set is sure to be a great addition to your existing layout or even better, the great beginnings to your model railroad collection.
The locomotive is equipped with Bluetooth, so you can use your phone to run the train by downloading Lionel LionChief App.
Champion of the rails, this Pennsylvania Flyer O-Gauge train set includes a remote control for easy operation and walk-around fun.
Behind the electric locomotive, you’ll find a string of rolling stock – including a tank car, a boxcar, and a caboose.
And it all operates off Lionel’s handheld LionChief remote control. You can use the remote to turn it on, blow the while and control the speed level.
No one captures the true spirit and joy of the Christmas season better than the PEANUTS Gang! Now you can join Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy and the rest of your favorite characters aboard the PEANUTS train collection.
This heartfelt train set includes the Snoopy Steam Locomotive, the PEANUTS Christmas Coal Car with Charlie Brown and Linus figure, and Caroling at the Tree Gondola Car. Plus you will receive a FREE 14-piece HO gauge track, power pack and speed controller.
10. Disney Illuminated Holiday Celebration Express Train Set
Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Goofy, Donald Duck and more are on board to celebrate Christmas in the Disney Holiday Celebration Express Train Set
This heirloom-quality Disney train set includes everything you need to keep holiday cheer on track, including Mickey Mouse’s Holiday Celebration Locomotive, Holiday Celebration Tender and Holiday Carolers Flat Car.
Plus, you will also receive the FREE 14-Piece HO-scale Track Set, Power Pack and Speed Controller – a $100 value!