Rail Travel

Amtrak Offers Flash Fare Sale This Week

Plan a trip this fall or winter to many awe-inspiring destinations in the country with this 4-day sale. Save 30% on your travel to your favorite city, or explore new travel hot spots with the Amtrak Across America sale. This special fare is available on Amtrak.com through Friday, August 3 and valid for travel from today through Thursday, February 28, 2019.

This sale offers opportunities to see America up close on a variety of trains including the California Zephyr through the Rockies or the Empire Builder from from Chicago to Seattle through America’s great northern plains. The sale also includes travel on more regional trains, such as Downeaster, with access to exciting New England destinations all year long and Missouri River Runner, providing service to many charming communities filled with rich history and unique attractions in Missouri. Other trains included in the sale are the Auto Train, Capitol Limited, Cardinal, Carolinian/Piedmont, City of New Orleans, Lake Shore Limited, Silver Service/Palmetto, and Vermonter.

Sample destinations and fares include:

Pairing Cities Train Price
Chicago – St. Louis Lincoln Service $13
Seattle – Vancouver Amtrak Cascades $29
Washington – Pittsburgh Capitol Limited $37
Los Angeles – Oakland Coast Starlight $39
Seattle – Sacramento Coast Starlight $69
Chicago – Denver California Zephyr $79
Los Angeles – Dallas Texas Eagle $79
Washington – Atlanta Crescent $88

One child, age 2-12, may accompany each adult at half the regular adult fee. Other terms and conditions apply. Visit Amtrak.com for complete details.

Image: Mike Petrucci

Related Articles

Music to Your Ears: American Airlines Customers Can Access Apple Music for Free in Flight

Michael Beener

An Unforgettable Experience

Michael Beener

Caltrain Implements New Schedule Changes to Better Reflect Travelers Needs

Michael Beener