The Polar Express is a 2004 film starring Tom Hanks, based on the 1985 children’s book. It sees a young boy embark on an adventure to the North Pole onboard The Polar Express train, which concludes in the restoration of his faith in Santa Claus. There are several ways you can watch The Polar Express today, and on any mobile device.

Watch The Polar Express free with Now TV

The film is not widely available on streaming services like Netflix. However, you can watch on Sky Now TV if you have or get a Cinema Pass.  A free trial is available if you're not already a customer - sign up here.

Existing Sky TV customers can watch via Sky Go.

Buy a digital copy of The Polar Express

If you’d like a digital copy of The Polar Express you can watch again and again, we’ve found various options.

If you’re an Android user, The Polar Express is available to buy from Google Play Movies & TV for £9.99, which can be viewed on your phone, tablet, laptop, PC or smart TV. You can also rent it for £3.49.

iOS, Mac or Apple TV users have a similar option via iTunes, where it has the cheapest price to buy of £5.99 and the same £3.49 to rent.

You can also rent or buy The Polar Express from Amazon Prime Video, Microsoft, YouTube and Rakuten.

All prices are for the HD version.

Buy The Polar Express on DVD

You can still buy The Polar Express on DVD. It’s available from Amazon at the bargain price of £4.95 or £7.99 on Blu-ray. You can also check the marketplace if a used disc for under £1 sounds good.

But if you want to watch The Polar Express today, read on for digital options.

Rent The Polar Express on DVD

The Polar Express is also available via DVD rental subscription service Cinema Paradiso - sign up here for a free trial.

Also see: Best Christmas movies ever - the ultimate list of the best Christmas films