Which Amtrak trains allow pets?

Most Amtrak trains allow small cats and dogs that are 20 pounds or less, at least eight weeks old and traveling seven hours or less. Pets must remain in a soft or hard-case pet carrier, which counts as a carry-on bag, and you must book a coach seat (not first class, business class, roomette or … Continue reading Which Amtrak trains allow pets?

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How do I get from BWI to Amtrak?

The Baltimore-Washington International Airport (BWI) is near the BWI Amtrak Station. A free shuttle is available between the two that operates 24 hours/day. The shuttle picks up passengers outside each designated airline check-in counter. Travel time is about 10 minutes. Once at the Amtrak station, you can connect with Northeast Regional, Acela Express, Vermonter and Palmetto Amtrak … Continue reading How do I get from BWI to Amtrak?

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Which Amtrak station is closest to Dulles airport?

Dulles International Airport is one of Washington D.C.'s major airports. There are three Amtrak stations that are 30 to 40 minutes away by car: Manassas, Burke Centre (in Fairfax, Virginia) and Rockville (in Maryland). See what you need to know about each option below, and why you might want to use D.C.'s Union Station although … Continue reading Which Amtrak station is closest to Dulles airport?

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Which Amtrak station is closest to Myrtle Beach?

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Myrtle Beach is a popular vacation destination in South Carolina. If you are traveling there by train, the closest Amtrak station is Florence on the Silver Meteor and Palmetto routes. However, it is a 1.5 hour drive to reach Myrtle Beach once off the train, so you'll need to plan ahead. Things to Know Book … Continue reading Which Amtrak station is closest to Myrtle Beach?

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Which Amtrak station is closest to Fenway Park?

Fenway Park

If you are going to a baseball game at Fenway Park, the closest Amtrak station is Boston's Back Bay Station. Walking time is 25 minutes or connect with the green subway line for a 17-minute commute (view transit directions from Amtrak). However, if you are traveling on the Downeaster, trains stop at Boston's North Station … Continue reading Which Amtrak station is closest to Fenway Park?

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Which Penn Station entrance should I use for Amtrak in New York City?

Penn Station Madison Square Garden Entrance

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tlu_IqhqkI0&feature=youtu.be New York City's Penn Station is a large underground rail station that stretches between W. 31st and 33rd Streets in central Manhattan. While you can technically use any entrance to reach the Amtrak trains, it is easiest to enter the station off of 8th Avenue. Starting January 1, 2021, the new Moynihan Train Hall, … Continue reading Which Penn Station entrance should I use for Amtrak in New York City?

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Amtrak routes with sleeper cars

Amtrak Viewliner Bedroom

An Amtrak sleeper car is a train car that contains restrooms, shower rooms and sleeping accommodations (not coach seats). Only the overnight and long-distance trains have sleeper cars, which contain roomettes and bedrooms. Meals, free coffee and water are included when you purchase one of these overnight sleeping option. See the list below to view … Continue reading Amtrak routes with sleeper cars

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