March 6, 2017 Save on Amtrak Travel to the National Cherry Blossom Festival

Book Early and Save up to 25 percent

WASHINGTON – Customers can save 25 percent on Amtrak travel to the National Cherry Blossom Festival in Washington, D.C. when booking 14 days in advance.  Amtrak is one of the most convenient ways to experience the Festival features without the hassle of driving. On board, settle in to a comfortable seat, enjoy Amtrak’s food and beverage options, and soak in the scenery as blossoms blanket the capital.

The offer is only available on Below are some of the special prices available:

Richmond, VA to Washington, D.C. $26 Newark Penn, NJ to Washington, D.C. $49
Wilmington, DE to Washington, D.C. $39 New York, NY to Washington, D.C. $49
Newport News, VA to Washington, D.C. $39 Newark Airport, NJ to Washington, D.C. $54
Philadelphia, PA to Washington, D.C. $39 Stamford, CT to Washington, D.C. $57

Many Amtrak trains travels to Washington Union Station including: Acela Express, Capitol Limited, Cardinal, Carolinian/Piedmont, Crescent, Northeast Regional, Silver Service / Palmetto and the Vermonter.

In fact, customers can continue their Festival journey right at Washington Union Station – the official headquarters of the National Cherry Blossom Festival.

Restrictions apply. This offer is exclusively available on and one-way coach fares only. Fares are subject to availability. Other restrictions may apply.

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