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Travel Illinois for 20% Off with the Midwest Winter Warm Up Sale

Get Out and About This Winter and Save on Select Routes in Illinois

20% Winter Savings on Illinois Services Trains

Plan a trip on Amtrak and melt away the winter blahs. Great destinations in Illinois and beyond are waiting. So enjoy discounted fares on select routes in Illinois with The Midwest Winter Warm Up Sale.

Valid for Sale
Now through March 30, 2015

Valid for Travel
January 5 - March 31, 2015

You must click on the "Book It Now" button to receive this discount.

Fare discount will be automatically applied to the appropriate fare when qualifying travel is selected.

Have a Relaxing or Adventurous Winter Getaway

Book your travel now through March 30, 2015, for travel January 5 - March 31, 2015, to save. Your trip could take you from Chicago to Quincy or all the way to St. Louis. See, and hear, live blues music at famous venues, visit the home of Abraham Lincoln and explore everything else St. Louis and the Prairie State has to offer.

Travel the following routes, including:

  • The Carl Sandburg - daily service between Chicago and Quincy.
  • The Illini - runs North and South between Chicago and Carbondale daily.
  • The Illinois Zephyr - travels daily from Chicago to Quincy.
  • The Lincoln Service - daily service between Chicago and St. Louis.
  • The Saluki - daily service between Chicago and Carbondale.
Enjoy Your Trip and the Ride

Take advantage of these limited-time savings by booking with Amtrak. You’ll enjoy traveling in comfort with great amenities and less stress. Your winter getaway begins the minute you step onboard. And when you book now through March 30, 2015, for travel January 5 - March 31, 2015, you’ll have even more to enjoy — a savings of 20%.

Terms and Conditions
  • Valid for 20% off the regular (full) adult rail fare.
  • Valid for sale now through March 30, 2015.
  • Valid for travel January 5 - March 31, 2015.
  • Blackout dates:
    - February 13, 2015
    - February 16, 2015
  • Advance reservations are required a minimum of one (1) day prior to travel.
  • Seating is limited; seats may not be available on all trains at all times.
  • Up to two (2) children ages 2 - 12 may accompany each adult at half the regular (full) adult rail fare.
  • Children and infants must travel with an adult 18 years or older.
  • Valid for travel on the following services: Carl Sandburg, Illini, Illinois Zephyr, Lincoln Service and Saluki.
  • Valid for Coach seats.
  • Upgrade to Business Class is available upon full payment of applicable accommodation charges.
  • Fares, routes and schedules are subject to change without notice.
  • Not combinable with any other discount offer.
  • In addition to the discount restrictions, this offer is also subject to any restrictions, blackouts and refund rules that apply to the type of fare purchased.
  • Once travel has begun, no changes to the itinerary are permitted.
  • Other restrictions may apply.