Amtrak’s Palmetto, Silver Meteor and Silver Star trains travels along the east coast to Savannah from major cities including New York, Baltimore, Washington D.C., Orlando and Miami. Depending on your starting location, you may need to transfer at New York Penn Station in Manhattan or in Washington D.C. to reach one of these trains.

For easiest trip planning, use Google Maps with your starting location and the Savannah Amtrak Station as your destination and click on the train icon to get rail schedules and route information.

Things to Know

  • Downtown Savannah is not in walking distance of the Amtrak station.
  • There is no direct train service from Atlanta to Savannah.

Commute Options From Amtrak

Once you arrive in Savannah, you can choose from the following transportation options:


Some taxis will meet the trains, or call a local company in advance to arrange for pick up. Chatham Cab is the main provider: (912) 691-4466. Or view reviews and contact information of other taxi services.

Uber or Lyft

Both Uber and Lyft car services are in Savannah. Download one of the apps to request a vehicle.