It’s time to book a perfect fall getaway. And now, you can bring a friend for free.
Now through Sept. 30, Amtrak is offering buy-one-get-one free tickets on all Acela and Northeast Regional trains throughout the Northeast Corridor, from Boston to Virginia. In addition to this sale, you can also score train fare as low as $30.
Guests on Northeast Regional trains can travel between Richmond, Virginia and Washington, D.C., or Norfolk, Virginia and Washington, D.C. for only $30. Other low fares on both trains include trips between Washington, D.C. and Philadelphia, or New York and Philadelphia (Northeast Regional) for $56, trips between New York and Providence, Rhode Island for $66, and trips between Baltimore and New York, Boston and Philadelphia, Boston and New York , or Washington D.C. and New York for only $69 on Northeast Regional trains.
Most fares are available for under $100. This includes several $99 fares between Boston and New York, Philadelphia and New York, Washington D.C. and Philadelphia, or Baltimore and New York on Acela trains.
All of these destinations are perfect for leaf peeping season, where you’ll get an eyeful of all the autumnal colors. If you’re looking for a change of scenery this season, taking a socially distanced ride along the east coast is the best way to take advantage of all that fall has to offer. Many of these destinations are also historic cities with lots of parks, museums, and other low-risk things to do.
This deal is specifically for travel dates between Sept. 24 and Dec. 12 and excludes travel on Fridays and Sundays. Amtrak is also committed to new health and safety protocols due to coronavirus, including limited bookings, no middle seats, mandatory masks, enhanced cleaning, and fresh air filter exchange every five minutes so guests can breathe easy on their ride.
For more information or to make your booking, visit the Amtrak website or visit the Amtrak app.