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June 22, 2023

Save Big and Travel More This Summer with the Amtrak Acela Flash Sale

Offer available for Acela Business and First Class travel in select cities between Boston and Washington

WASHINGTON – Speed by summer traffic and save with Amtrak’s Acela Summer Flash Sale. For a limited time, Amtrak is offering new lower fares on our high-speed Acela train with a ticket purchased between Thursday, June 22 through Wednesday, June 28 for travel from Friday, June 30 through Monday, September 4.

Whether commuting for work or making unforgettable memories on summer vacation, travelers can purchase Acela Business Class tickets from as low as $29 and First Class tickets from as low as $124. Amtrak encourages booking early, as a limited number of seats are available.

City Pairs Business Class First Class
Philadelphia – Baltimore $29* $124*
New York – Philadelphia $34* $134*
Wilmington – New York $39* $134*
Washington – Philadelphia $39* $154*
Providence – New York $39* $164*
Boston – New York $49* $174*
Baltimore – New York $49* $199*
New York – Washington $49* $199*

*Data reflects the lowest prices available on one-way fares with a minimum 14-day advance purchase, subject to availability. Sale fare pricing increases closer to desired booking date.

Acela trains travel up to 150 mph and have reserved spacious seating with plenty of leg room. Customers can enjoy free Wi-Fi and a café car onboard for an enhanced customer experience. Acela is also a more sustainable way to travel, reducing greenhouse gas emissions by up to 72% compared to flying and by up to 83% compared to driving a personal vehicle.

As part of Amtrak’s recent partnership with renowned restaurateur Stephen Starr, First Class passengers will enjoy exclusive dishes from several of STARR Restaurant Group’s iconic establishments including Buddakan, the Continental Mid-town, Pizzeria Stella and Adrian.

For full Amtrak Summer Sale details and to book, visit

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Jen Flanagan
Lead Public Relations Specialist

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