September 9, 2013 Amtrak Guest Rewards Members Earn Double Points During Double Days Promotion

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Earn double points on travel from Sept. 9 through Oct. 31

WASHINGTON – Train travel is an even better option this fall for Amtrak Guest Rewards® members who can earn even more points towards free travel and other rewards with the “Double Days” promotion.

Amtrak Guest Rewards members will earn double points on qualifying Amtrak travel from Sept. 9 through Oct. 31. To take advantage of the promotion, Amtrak Guest Rewards members should register online at To receive credit for all qualifying travel, Amtrak Guest Rewards members need to provide their membership number when making a reservation. Cancelled or refunded reservations and/or tickets are not eligible to receive bonus points. Double points earning is limited to two one-way trips per day. Other restrictions apply.

For more information or to enroll as an Amtrak Guest Rewards member today, visit Amtrak Guest Rewards members earn two points for every dollar spent on Amtrak travel, with a 100-point minimum, no matter the price. Members also have more than a thousand ways to earn additional points from transacting with our program partners and shopping in our online mall, Points for Shopping. Free Amtrak travel starts at just 1,500 points.

To view a complete list of current Amtrak promotions, visit the Deals tab at

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