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Kids ride free with Amtrak this fall

Last updated 22nd October 2020

Take a family vacation with Amtrak this year and Kids Ride Free. But be quick. This is Amtrak’s Fall Flash Sale, so free child tickets are only available with adult tickets purchased between now and 25 October 2020, for travel until 17 December 2020.

Amtrak is an expert on family vacations . So no surprise to find this year’s Fall Flash Sale is packed with thrilling destinations; journey lengths to suit kids of all ages and the kind of hassle-free travel every parent dreams about right now. In fact, the only challenge might be deciding where to go from the wide choice of routes where Kids Ride Free from 26 October to 17 December 2020.

This is a great time of year to visit family or get together with old friends you haven’t seen for a while. But fall’s also perfect for scenic cross-country trips, and from Vermont to Vancouver to sunny Southern California, there’s plenty of inspiration to help you plan your big adventure. Or if you prefer shorter journeys, Amtrak Flash Sale is full of fun weekend break ideas too.

But don’t forget, Kids Ride Free tickets are only available with adult tickets purchased from now to 25 October 2020. Children must be aged between two and 12 years at time of travel and free child tickets are limited to one per paid adult ticket for travel from 26 October to 17 December 2020.

Amtrak are fully committed to keeping families safe wherever and whenever they travel. All journeys are now contactless from booking to arrival. There are enhanced cleaning protocols on-board and in stations, and face coverings are mandatory for both staff and passengers. Additionally, all Amtrak trains have now been fitted with fresh-air filtration systems and limited booking allows customers to physical distance in comfort.

Find out more about Kids Ride Free and book tickets in the Amtrak Fall Flash Sale ending 25 October 2020.