Category: Rail

Amtrak Adds Summer Night Service to Midwest Hiawatha Route

Amtrak Hiawatha Service passengers can make more evening plans for dinner, a show, shopping, and sporting events on Saturday nights through the Labor Day weekend. Late night trips between Chicago…

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Amtrak Now Offers Bike Service on Vermonter Route between Washington, DC and Upstate Vermont

Amtrak is launching bike service on the Vermonter to provide passengers a more convenient way to travel with their bicycles. Tickets for carry-on bike service are now available for travel…

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Amtrak Adds Business Class to Crescent Service between New York and New Orleans

The Crescent (Trains 19 & 20) has long been known as one of the most historic routes on the national Amtrak network. Now, with an available upgrade to Business class,…

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Discover Switzerland At A Discount With Rail Europe

Rail Europe, the largest distributor of European rail products worldwide, is inviting travelers to experience unforgettable moments in Switzerland at a discount with 30% off the first-class electronic Swiss Travel…

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Amtrak Adds Premium Business Class to More Long-Distance Routes

After a highly successful debut on the Coast Starlight, a route traveling between Los Angeles, the San Francisco Bay Area and Seattle, Amtrak has introduced premium Business Class seating on…

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Virgin unveils flagship Christmas Trains designed by children

Hundreds of heads were turned this morning at King’s Cross Station in London as Virgin Trains unveiled its two Christmas trains sporting striking blue liveries in place of the famous…

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Amtrak Adds Seats and Extra Trains for Thanksgiving Rush

No matter what mode of transportation that is being used, traveling over the Thanksgiving holiday can be a stressful and somewhat complicated adventure.  AAA forecasts that nearly 47 million Americans…

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Amtrak Adds Saturday Evening Service on Hiawatha Route for the Holidays

This holiday season, travelers can leave their cars behind and skip I-94 between Milwaukee and Chicago as Amtrak Hiawatha Service adds a Saturday night round-trip.  Travelers can make evening plans…

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“Great Dome” Car Returns to the Amtrak Adirondack

The autumn foliage in Upstate New York is quite spectacular in itself, but Amtrak is enhancing the experience by adding the historic “Great Dome” to selected runs of the Adirondack service…

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Updates Coming to Amtrak’s Mileage Program

Amtrak passengers will have more options to earn and redeem points under an extensively improved, simplified Amtrak Guest Rewards program that launches in January 2016. [blockquote right="pull-right"]Amtrak Guest Rewards program…

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