February 3, 2015 Ride Amtrak to the Philadelphia Flower Show

Craig Schulz

Amtrak Contact

302 683.2129

30% discount available for travel on Northeast Regional trains

PHILADELPHIA – Amtrak is proud to partner with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS) to offer passengers from New York, Washington and the rest of the Northeast a convenient, affordable travel option to the PHS Philadelphia Flower Show. Running February 28 – March 8, the Show is one of the City’s most storied and well-known traditions.

Bring a friend to the Flower Show and take 30 percent off a companion fare on Northeast Regional trains. The discount is available exclusively on Amtrak.com via a link on the Show Info page on the Flower Show website.

With hourly departures and service from dozens of destinations, Amtrak’s Northeast Regional is a great way for leisure travelers and families to save time and money. Avoid the hassle and expense of driving, parking or flying. Enjoy the journey® with free on-board Wi-Fi, electrical outlets for laptops and mobile devices and a café car offering sandwiches, salads, snacks and hot and cold beverages including a variety of wines, beer and soda.

Additional savings are available for Amtrak Guest Rewards members, who can take $2 off Flower Show admission by using promo code AMTRAK15 when purchasing tickets.

The Philadelphia Flower Show is the world’s oldest and largest indoor flower show, attracting more than 260,000 people annually. The Show features large-scale gardens, elaborate landscapes, and over-the-top floral creations. This year’s theme is “Celebrate the Movies” with exhibits inspired by Disney and Disney-Pixar films including “Cars,” “Frozen,” “Maleficent” and others.

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