Amtrak Rail Vacations

Treat yourself to the perfect escape. Amtrak Vacations Rail Getaways are packed with excitement, memory-making experiences, and discovery. Explore the best cities, sightseeing attractions, treasured national parks, and scenery from the train in locations like New York City, Albany, Niagara Falls, Montréal, Toronto and more!

Why choose Amtrak Rail Vacations?

Getting there is half the fun! With more ways to relax on your journey – including plenty of legroom, spectacular views, and unique dining experiences – your state of mind will transform during an Amtrak Vacation, just like the land you’re passing through. Read on to discover just some of the many benefits of choosing to travel with Amtrak Vacations.

Enjoy bucket list experiences! The journey will be the highlight of your vacation as you discover new landscapes and scenery only accessible by train. Customize your rail vacation by choosing your departure day, adding sleeping accommodations on the train, extra nights in your destination, tours and activities, meals and dining, and more.

Questions about Amtrak Rail Vacations?

If you don’t find the information you are looking for, feel free to contact Amtrak and one of Amtrak’s Rail Vacation Specialists will be in touch shortly to assist you!

Amtrak offers three (3) ways to book a vacation package with Amtrak Vacations:

  1. Call Amtrak Vacations at 1-800-AMTRAK-2 and speak with a friendly and knowledgeable Rail Vacation Specialist.
  2. Book online at Navigate to the vacation package page you wish to book, click on the “Dates & Rates” tab, select your travel dates and enter your contact details.
  3. Visit or call your local travel agent.

Yes, absolutely. You can begin or end your vacation at any of the over 500 Amtrak Stations throughout the United States.

For New York, departure and arrival stations include: Albany-Rensselaer, NY (ALB), Buffalo-Depew, NY (BUF), New York-Penn Station, NY (NYP), Niagara Falls, NY (NFL), Rochester, NY (ROC), Syracuse, NY (SYR)

Yes, you can add additional sightseeing activities and/or hotel nights to most existing rail vacation packages we offer. There are a couple of ways to do this.

  • On the website: You are able able to view the Amtrak rooming upgrade options, hotel upgrade options, and additional sightseeing options through the online booking process. Details of the upgrades and price increases are listed next to each item. Additional charges may apply.
  • When you speak with a Rail Vacation Specialist: request an explanation of the upgrade options to your vacation package as you wish. Additional charges may apply.

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