Seniors: Travelers 65+ receive a 10% discount (excludes Auto Train). There is no additional AARP discount. Military: 10% discount for military personnel plus their spouses and dependents.
The Most Scenic Train Rides in America
- Grand Canyon Railroad (Williams, Arizona, to South Rim)
- Cape Cod Railroad (Cape Cod, Massachusetts)
- Cass Scenic Railroad (Cass, West Virginia)
- Empire Builder (Chicago to Seattle or Portland, Oregon)
- Coast Starlight (Los Angeles to Seattle)
The Complete North American Train Travel Guide,” recommends $5 per passenger per night for sleeping-car attendants, and the standard 15 percent of what the meals would cost if you paid (prices are on the menu) outright. Come prepared with a stash of small bills.Mar 19, 2011
The Best Ways to Book Cheap Amtrak Train Tickets [Advance Bookings, Rail Passes, and Promo Codes]
- Book Cheap Amtrak Tickets in Advance.
- Join Amtrak Guest Rewards.
- Book Cheap Amtrak Tickets Online.
- Register for Promotions and View Deals.
- Get an Amtrak Rail Pass.
- Book an Amtrak Multi-Ride Ticket.
- Everyday Discounts.
In addition to booking way ahead, different seasons and holidays affects how much you'll pay for a Superliner Bedroom. For example, a bedroom on the Southwest Chief from Chicago to L.A. in mid-September is $1,299 for the two-night trip. The same train route in late-December will cost $1,013.Apr 7, 2021
the California Zephyr Often named as the most scenic Amtrak route in the United States, the California Zephyr is a cross-country train with an amazing route through the Sierra Nevada and the Rocky Mountains. The best scenery is the segment between Emeryville, California (near San Francisco) and Denver, Colorado.Sep 11, 2019
Are meals included? Yes. Complimentary meals are one of several amenities you'll enjoy when traveling in a private room. Upgrades from Coach to Sleeping Car accommodations are available up until the moment of your departure by modifying your trip on Amtrak.com or the Amtrak app.
Roomettes offer meals included in the price of the ticket, scenic views by day, and comfortable beds at night. Available at Amtrak.com/PrivateRoomSale, this sale is valid between Apr. 6-16, 2021, for travel between June 1 and Sept. 30, 2021. April 6, 2021 Buy a Roomette, Bring a Companion Free on Amtrak.
|Route||Chicago – Seattle|
|Cities||Philadelphia – Miami|