Posts Tagged: Amtrak Guest Rewards

Introducing the New Amtrak Guest Rewards

Introducing the New Amtrak Guest Rewards

At Amtrak we are committed to you, our loyal customers, and are always looking for ways to improve your experience with us. That is why after 15 years we have decided to make the Amtrak Guest Rewards program even better. We’re proud to introduce the refreshed Amtrak Guest Rewards experience that is designed to make the program easier to use, ...

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Real Riders Tell Us Their Top Travel Essentials

Real Riders Tell Us Their Top Travel Essentials

Everyone has their travel routine. Especially our frequent travelers (we’re looking at you Amtrak Guest Reward members). But when you’re packing for your day, weekend or extended stay trips, what are your travel must-haves? We asked Amtrak riders to tell us their travel essentials. Here’s what they had to say: “An open mind and the excitement of a child! Where ...

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Four Tips for Headache Free Amtrak Planning

Four Tips for Headache Free Amtrak Planning

We know the best part of the trip is the journey. We also know that going from I want to take a trip to taking the trip can be, well…sometimes a bit of a headache. So with summer time travel right around the corner we want to make sure the planning part is seamless. That’s why we pulled together a few ...

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Behind the Scenes with Amtrak All The Way

Behind the Scenes with Amtrak All The Way

We had a lot of fun making our holiday sing-a-long classic with an Amtrak twist. Here are some behind-the-scenes shots of all the holiday magic that went down in Washington, D.C.’s union station. Haven’t see the video yet? Check it out here and then be sure to enter our Instagram #AmtrakAllTheWay contest to win prizes! (details coming December 15).

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Amtrak Guest Rewards Points and Perks

Amtrak Guest Rewards Points and Perks

Amtrak’s best kept (not so) secret: Amtrak Guest Rewards! Our rewards program seeks to reward our loyal passengers (you) with some great perks. Curious? Not a member? Read on. As a member, the more you ride the better it gets.  Earning Tier Qualifying Points (TQP’s) throughout the calendar year, will count toward a higher tier status in the Amtrak Guest Rewards program ...

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Head Back to School and Save with Amtrak

Head Back to School and Save with Amtrak

We know it’s tough being a student. There’s new roommates, paper deadlines and decorating your tiny dorm room to worry about. So we’ve decided to make things easy on you. Sign up for Student Advantage and you’ll never have to worry about Amtrak prices. We offer 10 percent off most routes, if you book with a Student Advantage card. Seriously. That means tickets to school, ...

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4 Essential Travel Tips for Booking Summer Vacations

Planning a vacation can be overwhelming. From the highway gridlock to the heavy luggage, you’ll need a vacation from your vacation by the time all is said and done. So skip the headache and explore a cross country train adventure instead. Kids ride for 50% off and we handle all the driving. All. The. Driving. We even make it easy ...

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7 Reasons Acela is Always the Best Travel Choice

7 Reasons Acela is Always the Best Travel Choice

Little-known fact: We’re the only provider of high-speed rail in the entire country. Our Acela Express service stretches from Washington, D.C., all the way up to Boston and is definitely a fan favorite! From the leather seats to the first class car and lounges, Acela is the definition of riding in style. In fact, last November, Acela ridership even reached the single best day in its 13-year history. With customers flocking to Acela trains, ...

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Top 10 Holiday Travel Tips

Top 10 Holiday Travel Tips

This holiday season, it’s easy to have a stress-free trip. Follow these 10 holiday travel tips to arrive relaxed and refreshed this holiday! 1. Set a Meeting Place If you’re planning to meet someone at the train station, use the Amtrak app or Train Status function on Amtrak.com to keep them updated about your arrival time and train number. A true expert tip: ...

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Thanksgiving Travel Made Easy

Thanksgiving Travel Made Easy

This Thanksgiving, it’s easy to have a stress-free trip. Follow these 10 Thanksgiving travel tips to arrive relaxed and refreshed this holiday! 1. Wear Comfortable Clothes We’re not talking full-on pajamas, but breathable, stretchy clothing will make your train trip more enjoyable. Another piece of expert advice? Wear comfortable, light shoes. Shoes are required at all times, so it’s important ...

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