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May 9, 2024

Amtrak Summer Travel Flash Sale Offers Big Savings Across the Country

Book now through May 16 for a discount of at least 30% 

WASHINGTON – Travelers planning summer business and leisure trips can save at least 30% on Flex Fare prices on most routes nationwide during the Amtrak Summer Travel Flash Sale. Customers who book Coach and Acela Business Class seats now through Thursday, May 16, can travel from Saturday, June 1 through Friday, Aug. 30, 2024, with no blackout dates. Visit or the Amtrak app to book a ticket with no promo code required. 

“This Summer Travel Flash Sale provides customers with a unique opportunity to book an affordable trip now that can be enjoyed during the summer months,” said Amtrak Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer Eliot Hamlisch. “Whether you’re a current customer or joining us for the first time, Amtrak will make your journey far more convenient and relaxing than navigating through traffic on crowded highways and busy airports.”  

Sample one-way fares include:

Across the country, Amtrak Coach and
Acela Business Class customers can enjoy the passing scenery from spacious, reclining seats with plenty of legroom and zero middle seats. In addition to relieving some of the stress often associated with road trips and flights, traveling by train can shrink carbon footprints. By accessing one of the most sustainable modes of transportation, Amtrak customers may lessen up to 83% of their greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions compared to driving and up to 72% compared to flying.    

The limited-time Summer Travel Flash Sale discount provides at least 30% off the visible Flex Fare price and can be combined with Amtrak’s everyday discounts, including the 50% off Child’s Fare. Seats are limited, Sale Fares rules and restrictions apply. Read full terms and conditions at 

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