All Posts By

Olivia Irvin

Amtrak Offers 30% Discount Ahead of Father’s Day Weekend

By | Commuter and State Partners, News, Sales and Deals, Travel June 13, 2019

Nationwide discount allows friends and families to get carried away on Amtrak

WASHINGTON – This year, there’s no better gift than the gift of train travel. Now customers can receive a discount on travel throughout the country with a 30 percent off sale heading into Father’s Day weekend. Giving customers the gift of an experience and memories that can be kept for a lifetime, Amtrak invites customers to get carried away and share the experience with friends, family and of particular importance, dads.

Read More

Buy One Sleeping Accommodation Bring a Companion Free

By | News, Sales and Deals, Travel June 4, 2019

Limited-time summer sale offers the perfect opportunity to Get Carried Away on Amtrak

WASHINGTON – The benefits of traveling on Amtrak with a family companion or significant other has never been better with its latest sale. This sale allows one person to travel for free in a group of two when enjoying the comfort of a bedroom or roomette. The sale is available exclusively on Amtrak.com between June 4 and June 10, 2019 and is valid for travel from August 1, 2019 through March 31, 2020.

Read More

Amtrak Pacific Surfliner Offers Savings on Train Travel and Disneyland® Resort Theme Park Admission

By | Commuter and State Partners, News, Travel March 4, 2019

Limited-time offers return for Pacific Surfliner customers: Kids ride free plus savings on the SoCal Resident Ticket for Disneyland® Resort theme parks through May 20, 2019

ANAHEIM, Calif. – Amtrak Pacific Surfliner® has brought back its popular “take the train and save” promotion with limited-time savings for Southern California Residents on train travel and Disneyland® Resort Theme Park admission through May 20, 2019. The Pacific Surfliner train travels to Southern California’s top destinations including Anaheim, the gateway to the Happiest Place on Earth.

Read More

Amtrak San Joaquins Changes Schedule to Better Accommodate Passengers

By | Commuter and State Partners, News, Services and Schedules December 17, 2018

STOCKTON, Calif. – On December 17, 2018, Amtrak® San JoaquinsSM will be adjusting its schedule to better accommodate weekend leisure travelers on San Joaquins trains 718 and 1701. San Joaquins train 718 will now operate full corridor to Bakersfield on Fridays, Saturdays, and holidays. Additionally, San Joaquins train 1701 will operate on a later, full corridor schedule from Bakersfield providing an afternoon arrival into Sacramento.

Read More

Amtrak Launches Photo #AmtrakHolidayContest for 12 Lucky Winners

By | Company News and Statements, Customer Amenities, News, Travel December 13, 2018

Customers who share their best holiday-themed Amtrak photos via social media can win one of 12 prizes

WASHINGTON – Amtrak is evoking the family festive, nostalgic, and celebratory holiday feelings that comes from holiday season train travel by debuting its social media-based and photo-friendly #AmtrakHolidayContest. For 12 days starting Thursday, Dec. 13, contestants can post their holiday and Amtrak themed photos, with the hashtag “#AmtrakHolidayContest,” on their personal Facebook, Twitter or Instagram accounts to submit an entry.

Read More

Amtrak Returns for Third Year with “Track Friday Sale”

By | Commuter and State Partners, News, Sales and Deals, Travel November 23, 2018

30 percent discounts available nationwide through Cyber Monday

WASHINGTON – This year, there’s no better gift than the gift of train travel as Amtrak has announced its third “Track Friday Sale,” offering customers a Black Friday sale for travel on most Amtrak routes throughout the country. Giving customers the gift of an experience and memories that can be kept for a lifetime, the Amtrak “Track Friday Sale” follows the success of last year’s promotion.

Read More

Amtrak Offers 20 Percent Savings in Honor of Veterans Day

By | Commuter and State Partners, News, Sales and Deals, Travel November 9, 2018

Veterans and active military can book now to save 20 percent for travel nationwide

WASHINGTON – In honor of our nation’s Military Veterans, Amtrak is offering 20 percent off travel to veteran and active military officers. Between Friday, November 9 and Tuesday, November 13, all veterans and active military personnel can purchase discounted tickets on Amtrak.com. The sale is valid for travel between November 27 and May 31, 2019. For savings, use promo code “V111” and select passenger type “F” when purchasing. There are no blackout dates.

Read More