Take the Scenic California Zephyr to #SuperBowl50

Take the Scenic California Zephyr to #SuperBowl50

The Broncos and the Panthers are busy getting ready for their trip to Santa Clara for #SuperBowl50, and we’re busy preparing to take fans like you to the Big Game.

Simply board the California Zephyr in Chicago or Denver, then arrive in Sacramento where you can catch the Capitol Corridor straight to Santa Clara. Here’s some more tips for turning this Super Bowl into an awesome #AmtrakAdventure.

1. Book your ticket:We have free apps for iPhone, Windows and Android phones. That means you can plan and book your Super Bowl travel throughout Amtrak’s nationwide system of trains and buses straight from your phone, check the arrival and departure status of trains, and display your eTicket from right in the app. You can also head straight to www.amtrak.com for easy booking, or give one of our friendly customer service agents a call at 1-800-872-7245.

2. Get prepared: Read up on our baggage policy and some safety tips to make sure you’re ready to rock n’ roll.

3. Enjoy the views: The Zephyr will have you snapping a ton of Instagram-worthy pics. Whether it’s the majestic, snow-capped Rocky Mountains, or the impressive Sierra Nevadas, trust us — your feed will be full of epic views. Enjoy the scenes from the privacy of your own cozy roomette or bedroom, or settle down in the Observation Car with an adult beverage to watch nature roll by through floor-to-ceiling windows. After a long day of sight-seeing, there’s a mouth-watering steak or tasty veggie lasagna waiting for you in the Dining Car.

4. Rack up the points and enjoy the perks: Have you signed up for Amtrak Guest Rewards yet? It lets you earn points toward free travel (and lots more) when you ride. Most importantly, it’s free!

5. Check out things to do: The whole Bay Area will be abuzz with Super Bowl excitement. Whether it’s Super Bowl City in San Francisco, awesome eats in Oakland, or wine tasting in San Jose, you can plan the perfect California getaway around the Game.

Are you headed to Super Bowl 50? Let us known in the comments below! ?