our members can now see the country they served with the same discounted rail fare on scenic Amtrak Vacations travel packages, and be rewarded with significant savings." The Veterans Advantage discount on the rail fare portion of the vacation packages.
For travel around the U.S., there’s nothing quite like the experience of getting there by train ... Of course, Amtrak Vacations offers plenty of other great discounts and special offers. Among other deals, there are reduced rates for senior citizens.
With domestic U.S. travel on a healthy upswing, Amtrak Vacations rolled out 25 new rail-based vacation packages, bringing its total number of offerings to around 350 programs. The packages are independent and are available virtually any day based on train.
Read on for our tips on mastering Amtrak, then get ready to sit back and enjoy the ride. Many people think of train travel as a last-minute getaway option (and they should, last-minute fare deals are out there -- more on that below), but planning ahead.
If you are planning a trip during which you’ll visit more than one U.S. city, taking the train can be an affordable option for ground travel. If you want to see both Philadelphia and New York, or Tampa and Orlando, you could fly into one city, out of the.
Chicago-based United Airlines and Amtrak Monday unveiled an agreement that will allow travelers to combine air and train travel at a price competitive with existing round-trip airline excursion fares. ``We know Amtrak can attract thousands of new.
to a government spending package was soundly defeated by a bipartisan ... and said that Amtrak riders should be compelled to pay the full cost of rail travel. The measure was defeated on a 128-293 vote. Amtrak’s new president and CEO Richard Anderson.
Travel agents can now book Via Rail Canada packages through Amtrak Vacations thanks to a new partnership between Via Rail Canada and Yankee Leisure Group, Amtrak Vacations’ parent company. Via Rail Canada is Canada’s national rail service. The.
Amtrak Vacations® announces the release of a new brochure for 2013-2014 that features 22 new vacation packages that include escorted rail journeys, independent rail journeys, rail getaways and a new rail & sail program. Along with the new programs.