July 9, 2019 Amtrak Across America Sale Returns with New 40% Savings

4-Day flash sale includes no blackout dates for the rest of 2019 and early 2020

WASHINGTON – Make the most of the second-half of 2019, and get a jump start on 2020, by traveling to new cities or revisiting a favorite place. Whether going to the festival you’ve always wanted to experience, traveling to cheer on your favorite team, or visiting family over the holiday season, customers can take advantage of the return of Amtrak’s popular sale, “Amtrak Across America.” Lasting only four days, customers can save 40% on their next trip when booking between Tuesday, July 9 and Friday, July 12. The sale is valid on trips between Thursday, Aug. 1, 2019 and Friday Jan. 31, 2020, and has no blackout dates, allowing travelers to save for popular travel periods like Labor Day Weekend, Thanksgiving, and the winter holiday season.

Travelers can choose from several of popular routes, including Seattle to Portland or Washington, D.C. to Raleigh for a more affordable rate. All long-distance trains, as well as most nationwide state supported reserved trains, are valid for this offer, except trains that travel between New York and Washington, D.C. in the Northeast Corridor. All prices will be automatically discounted from the standard fare price; no discount code is needed.

As always, customers will enjoy plenty of legroom, a generous luggage policy, and scenic routes that transport travelers straight from downtown to downtown. Amtrak also offers Wi-Fi on most trains, the freedom to use phones and electronic devices at all times (no “airplane mode”) and the ability to travel with small pets on many trains.

Sample destinations and fares include:

Pairing Cities  Train* Price  Pairing Cities  Train* Price 
Portland, ME – Boston Downeaster $17 Lorton, VA – Sanford, FL Auto Train $67
Seattle – Portland Coast Starlight $21 Atlanta – Washington, D.C. Crescent $77
Detroit – Chicago Michigan Services $23 Chicago – New Orleans The City of New Orleans $81
Los Angeles – Sacramento San Joaquins $44 Washington, D.C. – Miami Silver Service $92
*In some cases, depending on time and route, this price can be on more than one train.

Fares are one way (adult); no additional discounts apply. Valid for coach seats only; no upgrades allowed. This offer is not combinable with any other discount offer. Sale prices are not available at all times and on all routes. Tickets are non-refundable, exchanges are permitted within the ticket validity period, a 25 percent cancellation fee applies. Other terms and conditions apply.

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Jason Abrams

About Amtrak®

Amtrak offers a more comfortable and convenient travel experience with free Wi-Fi on most trains, plenty of leg room and no middle seat. With our state and commuter partners, we move people, the economy and the nation forward, carrying more than 30 million Amtrak customers for each of the past eight years. Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily, connecting more than 500 destinations in 46 states, the District of Columbia and three Canadian Provinces, and reaches 400 additional destinations via connecting bus routes. Book travel, check train status, access your eTicket and more through the Amtrak app. Learn more at Amtrak.com.