January 9, 2014 Amtrak Guest Rewards Members Can Earn a Free Roundtrip Through March 1

Christina Leeds

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Ride and earn free travel on Acela Express, Northeast Regional, Hiawatha Service and Amtrak Cascades

WASHINGTON – Amtrak Guest Rewards members can brighten up their winter by riding and earning free travel on Acela Express, Northeast Regional, Hiawatha Service and Amtrak Cascades.

Amtrak Guest Rewards members will earn one free Acela roundtrip for every three qualifying Acela roundtrips (or six one-ways), and one free round trip for every two qualifying Northeast Regional, Hiawatha Service or Amtrak Cascades roundtrips (or four one-ways) taken between now and March 1. Members will be able to book and redeem their free trips for Acela and Northeast Regional travel between July 1 and Aug. 31; for Hiawatha Service travel between March 2 and May 31; and for Amtrak Cascades between March 2 and April 30.

To take advantage of the promotion, passengers must be a member of Amtrak Guest Rewards and must first register for the promotion at AmtrakGuestRewards.com. Members should include their Amtrak Guest Rewards membership number when making reservations to ensure they receive credit for all qualifying travel. Other terms and conditions may apply. Visit AmtrakGuestRewards.com for details.

For more information or to enroll as an Amtrak Guest Rewards member today, visit AmtrakGuestRewards.com.

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