Provides hours of imaginative fun thanks to the adorable town theme and numerous colorful characters and accessories. Train set comes with a sturdy table and includes 2 handy storage bins. Easy to assemble.
Pricey. Wood veneer on some of the parts is prone to peeling and tracks don't always fit properly.
Kid-approved Thomas and Friends theme with Thomas and Percy engines that "talk" when they meet along the tracks. Motorized. Compatible with other Thomas train sets. Great for preschoolers.
Track pieces tend to come disconnected. Some wish customer service was more attentive.
Sports the iconic Polar Express design that's perfect for the holiday season and to wind around the Christmas tree. Motorized and makes realistic train sounds. The track can be assembled in 3 different configurations.
Derailments are possible. Some components are flimsy. Requires a lot of batteries.
Well-stocked with lots of components, including freight and cargo trains. Track is made of durable wood and can be assembled in 4 configurations. Works with other wood track systems. For toddlers and kids up to about age 6.
Track pieces don't always stay together. Train tends to derail. Challenging.
Made from birchwood plastic that is durable and rugged even during rough play. Has fun images that help create imaginative fun. Has multiple vehicles that can utilize the figure-8 track. Easy to build even for younger children.
The set may slide if built on harder flooring.
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