Save this Labor Day with these Getaway Specials

Save this Labor Day with these Getaway Specials

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Summer is coming to an end, but you still have time to fit in one more getaway this Labor Day weekend. While we serve over 500 destinations, we’ve narrowed it down to a few popular spots where you can take advantage of the last long weekend of the summer.

Chicago, IL

The windy city awaits you with this special deal. Save 50%, and follow our weekend guide of fun.

Both tourists and locals are attracted to Millennium Park due to its open space for art, music, and fitness events. Grab your friends and family for a picnic because it’s the perfect space to experience a bit of everything. Head to one of the oldest and largest art museums in the United States, The Art Institute of Chicago. While you’re there, don’t miss out on the Chicago Jazz Festival.

Routes: Empire Builder, Capitol Limited, Cardinal, Hiawatha, Hoosier State, Lake Shore Limited

Portland, Maine

This charming city in Maine is home to a wealth of history and culture. Explore Portland by hoping on a brewery tour, where you’ll get a taste of what the local breweries in Maine have to offer. Savor on a delicious seafood meal on this floating restaurant on the water, and shop for fresh produce at this local farmers market. Buy one ticket, and get one free for a friend or family member in this special deal.

Routes: Downeaster

New Orleans, LA

Best known for its Mardi Gras celebrations, the party continues all year round in New Orleans thanks to its diverse flavors of cuisine and vibrant music and art scene. Of course you’ll stop by the French Quarter, but during Labor Day weekend make sure to also check out the Louisiana Seafood Festival and Southern Decadence events.  You can also Save 20% when you book in advance.

Routes: City of New Orleans, Crescent


As capital of Massachusetts, this city attracts a diverse crowd of people from around the world with its architecture, art, and academic institutions. Catch a baseball game at the famous Fenway Park, home to the Red Sox. For art lovers, head to the Museum of Fine Arts to see some of their current exhibitions. If you’re visiting over Labor Day weekend, don’t miss out on Fireworks Over the Harbor. Save 25% when you take advantage of our NEC saver fares.

Routes: Acela Express, Downeaster, Lake Shore Limited, Northeast Regional