The Birthday Express is a US, UK, Mexican and Canadian DVD featuring two twelfth series and two thirteenth series episodes.
Unwrap your favorite episodes with this Thomas & Friends™ collection. Birthdays always come with surprises when your engine friends are geared up for the celebration. Percy must safely deliver a beautifully wrapped present, while Thomas encounters a mystery as he takes Sir Topham Hatt to the party. Full steam ahead for birthday fun!
Unwrap your favourite episodes with this Thomas & Friends™ collection. Birthdays always come this surprises when your engine friends are geared up for the celebration. Percy must safety deliver a beautifully wrapped present, while Thomas encounters a mystery as he takes the Fat Controller to the party. Full steam ahead for birthday fun!
- Percy's Parcel
- Double Trouble
- The Man in the Hills
- The Party Surprise
- Buzzy Bees (US and Netflix only)
- Thomas' Birthday Special Game
- Roary the Racing Car Bonus Episode - "Roary Takes Off"
- Down at the Station: Driver
- Roll Along sing-a-long
- Guess Who? - Percy
- Some US releases come with a free wooden whistle.
- This release was shown on PBS Sprout for "Thomas' Birthday."
- The back cover features images from Creaky Cranky and Wonky Whistle, although these 2 are not on this DVD, Wonky Whistle wasn't released in the US five days later.
- The US release included a free copy of The Ultimate Diesel Guide.
- Originally due for release on 11 July 2011 in the UK, the release date was pushed back to 16 January 2012 for unknown reasons. 
- This is the only US DVD to date to feature episodes from both CGI and model eras.
- The UK DVD features both the Series 12 and Series 13 openings and Engine Roll Call music videos.
- The Roary the Racing Car bonus episode was reused in Team Up With Thomas.
- The back cover of the UK release does not list the "Guess Who?" puzzle as being included.
- On the US release, Simon Spencer is not credited for producing the episodes, The Man in the Hills and The Party Surprise. He is instead credited as "creative producer."
- 10 DVD Boxset (2015)