The Seashore Lines and DeThomasi’s Five Points Inn are proud to present a new, unique and exciting experience....the ST. PATRICK’S EXPRESS!

Enjoy a historic, comfortable and fun train ride as we celebrate the Feast of Saint Patrick! Join us for the grandest of all holidays....when the Irish, and those that wish they were, gather to celebrate St. Patrick, and everything Irish!

The 70 minute round trip will be just the right amount of time to enjoy an assortment of first class seasonal favorites, ranging from appetizers to a dinner - like buffet, along with a cash bar, where you can ‘raise your glass’ to a lucky Irish toast, all provided by DeThomasi’s Five Points Inn! Your choice of seating on our Cafe, Lounge, or Observation - Lounge Cars allows for a unique and fun experience! Live musicians, including a Bagpipe player, add to the fun at a memorable event!

Adults only, 21 years of age or older, will be permitted on the Cafe, Lounge, and Observation - Lounge Cars.

Coach seating is also available at regular coach fares (does not include St. Patrick’s Express amenities).

Trains will depart the Richland Train Station on Saturday, March 16, at 4 pm and 6 pm; and, Sunday, March 17, at 2 pm.

Free parking is available at the train station. DeThomasi's Five Points Inn is within short driving distance of the Richland Train Station, should you want to continue your St. Patrick’s festivities!

Ah....the Feast of St. Patrick’s....a time for celebration, cheer and the wearing of the green! Join us for several days of luck, laughter and merriment! We hope we’re lucky enough to be celebrating St. Patrick’s with you, on board the Seashore Lines!

Only those age 21 and over will be permitted on the special cars for this event. Regular coach seating is available to all, at regular coach fares. Coach seating does not include St. Patrick’s Express amenities. Live musicians and entertainment is subject to change without notice.

The St. Patrick’s Express departs the Richland Village Train Station, situated on US Route 40 / Harding Highway (three miles east of NJ Route 54 and eight miles west of NJ Route 50). Use GPS address: 1272 Harding Highway, Richland, NJ 08350.

The Santa Express! - Cafe

CAFE CAR: four-two table and chair aisle seating (four table seats on one side of the aisle, and two table seats on the other side of the aisle).

Fares: $60 per passenger

The Santa Express! - Lounge

LOUNGE CAR: upholstered lounge chair and lounge sofa seating.

Fares: $60 per passenger

Vista Valley Lounge

VISTA VALLEY OBSERVATION LOUNGE: individual lounge chair seating.

Fares: $65 per passenger

Vista Valley Family Suite


Fares: $150 per Private Suite (includes tickets for two passengers)
Additional seating is availble for $65 per passenger, for a total of 5 passengers in a Private Suite.

Coach seating is also available in our Coach cars at our regular coach fares. Your fare does not include St Patrick's Express amenities listed above and is open to all ages. No Alcohol is permitted in the Coach car.


COACH CAR: two-two aisle seating (two seats on either side of the aisle, generally arranged to face the direction of travel). Seats can be reversed, however, to face each other to accommodate group seating.

Fares: Adult: $20 / Child (age 2 to 12): $14