Domestic travel has reopened and people are now traveling to other cities by train. Thanks to Amtrak, which is offering savings for travelers. It is ensuring that it will be a very cost-effective vacation as well.
By the end of June, travelers can buy train tickets for as low as $39 one-way on the Acela and Northeast Regional routes. Amtrak is not charging any fee on change of tickets through August 31, 2020. This is about 25% saving and is available until June 30. Moreover, people will have to buy the ticket at least three days in advance.
Amtrak is also offering its passengers 20% off on their tickets for private roomettes on the Auto Train. Through this facility, passengers can bring their car with them to the destination. Travelers can buy tickets for this train from June 24 for travel till August 31, 2020.
The Auto Train carries your car or other vehicles without driving them. This will help you use the car at the destination. It provides nonstop services from the Washington, DC area to sunny Florida, just outside of Orlando.
Through this, you can enjoy a stress-free journey and can avoid traffic congestion on 1-95 while enjoying the beautiful scenery.
Moreover, these auto carriers can even accommodate SUV, van, or motorcycle.
Amtrak is enhancing its cleaning measures to make the passengers feel safe. The company is following all cleaning protocols to meet the new safety measures due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Amtrak is taking limited bookings to impose social distancing between passengers. People traveling on the train will have to wear a face mask. The train is offering contact-free travel. It is also allowing trip flexibility through August 31, 2020.
Moreover, Amtrak is working with health and safety professionals so they can provide the best possible experience for their customers.
Summer Travel is Back
As summer travel is returning back and the country eases its lockdown restrictions people are opting for traveling again. Summer travel, which was next to impossible at this difficult time of the pandemic, is not the case anymore.
As the countries around the world have eased their lockdown many people are exploring their options for traveling.
However, in the United States, there is a significant increase in demand for traveling. People are booking home shares, visiting other states and even taking RVs to travel around the wide-open road.
Moreover, airlines have also seen a great surge in demand and are adding more flights to their schedule. However, trains are also going to have a busy schedule.
However, some railway companies around the world are taking the help of technology to manage passengers on trains. Some companies are introducing apps that will help the customers track the schedule of the trains. And customers can come to stations on time and avoid overcrowding the stations.