December 3, 2013 Northeast Regional Three-Day Sale

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Low one-way fares available between select cities

WASHINGTON – Amtrak announces a three-day sale on select destinations on its popular Northeast Regional train service. Passengers can take advantage of low one-way rail fares for travel between New York and Baltimore or Washington, D.C., and Richmond, Va., and Washington D.C.

Travel between New York and Washington, D.C., is just $42 each way, between New York and Baltimore is $38 each way and between Washington, D.C. and Richmond, Va., is $19 each way. The sale is available for purchase Dec. 3 through Dec. 5 for travel between Jan. 21 and Feb. 13, 2014.

The Amtrak Northeast Regional service offers affordable and convenient travel options along the Northeast Corridor. This offer is valid online only at and is valid for coach travel only. Fares are subject to availability. Other restrictions apply.

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