Amtrak Adirondack Customers to Receive Savings Up to 45% Off Train Tickets and Free 2-Day Passes to Fort Ticonderoga

Families, outdoor lovers, history buffs, and more can explore one of the world’s most historic and scenic sites

NEW YORK – It’s
time to spend less and see more of what New York has to offer. In celebration of
the 45th anniversary of the Adirondack
train, New York residents and visitors can receive 45 percent
off a companion ticket
when
they purchase a full-priced adult ticket on the Adirondack. Additionally, customers
who show their Amtrak ticket to or from Ticonderoga, NY (station code FTC) at Fort
Ticonderoga’s ticket office throughout
July and August will receive free access to the numerous attractions and
experiences on land and water at the iconic fort and historic site that dates
back to the 18th century.

The Adirondack, with
daily servicebetween New York City, through the lush wine country
of the Hudson Valley to Montreal, has frequently been referred to as one
of Amtrak’s most scenic routes. With these
special savings, Amtrak is encouraging travelers to enjoy a must-see New York
attraction with a comfortable, safe and affordable journey. No special purchase or ticket is
required, but the Amtrak ticket is required to be within 10 days of the travel
period.

Welcoming
visitors since 1909, Fort Ticonderoga offers visitors 2,000 acres of historic
landscape on Lake Champlain, and Carillon Battlefield, and the largest series
of untouched Revolutionary War era earthworks surviving in America. Fort Ticonderoga helps bring
epic chapters of history and signature stories to life through interactive
programs and world-class museum exhibits, boat tours, living history events,
special programs, lush gardens, Mount Defiance tours, hands-on family
activities, hiking trails and more.

In addition,
the Adirondack is part of the Trails &
Rails
 program, an innovative partnership program with the National
Park Service, that provides Amtrak passengers with educational opportunities to
foster an appreciation of a selected region’s natural and cultural heritage and
renews the long tradition of associating railroads with National Parks.

Only one free Fort Ticonderoga ticket is
given for one Amtrak Adirondack ticket.This offer is also subject to any restrictions, blackouts and refund rules
that apply to the type of fare purchased, a 25 percent cancellation fee may
apply. Other terms and conditions apply.