Amtrak Alerts Information and updates affecting travel
- Amtrak Cascades: Schedule Change and Two New Round Trips between Seattle and Portland
- Effective December 18, 2017
Onboard these sleek, European-style trains, you'll enjoy wide, reclining seats, laptop outlets and bike racks. Relax in the Bistro Car, which features fresh, regional cuisine, wine, microbrews, and the coffees Seattle made famous.
To truly experience the luxury of travel on Amtrak Cascades, book a seat in Business Class. You'll enjoy a fully refundable ticket if canceled prior to departure, 25% point bonus for Amtrak Guest Rewards members, priority boarding and deboarding, seating in a dedicated car, wider seats with extra legroom, a coupon for $3 off any menu item and access to the Metropolitan Lounge in Portland.
Features & Amenities
Downloadable menus are updated regularly, but menu items and prices are subject to change and may be different from what is available onboard.
Take your small dog or cat along with you on the train. Before you go, learn more about the types of pets allowed, pet reservations and fares, approved pet carriers and additional details.
Vancouver, British ColumbiaVancouver, BC - Pacific Central Station
Adventure awaits in the eclectic neighborhoods of Gastown, Chinatown and Granville Island, on the steep slopes of Grouse Mountain or while swaying on a suspension footbridge 230 feet above the Capilano River. Play the day way amid the gardens, beaches and attractions in Stanley Park.
As the sun sets, watch seaplanes land on Coal Harbour amid the beautiful backdrop of the Coast Mountains.
Seattle, WashingtonSeattle - King Street Station
Discover how the Alaskan gold rush helped shape the city’s early history at the Klondike Gold Rush Museum in Pioneer Square. Hop a ferry and glide silently across Elliott Bay for striking views of the Olympic and Cascade ranges.
Grab a latte, and perhaps a fish, at Pike Place Public Market. Soar above the clouds in the Space Needle or dig deep into pop culture at the Experience Music Project Museum.
Cross a bridge of masterpieces by internationally renowned Tacoma native Dale Chihuly to discover glass blowers at work in the Museum of Glass. Hike the trails of Point Defiance Park, where moss-carpeted forests give way to the rocky shores of Puget Sound and sunbathing seals and sea lions.
For man-made thrills, check out the classic collections of America’s Car Museum, rated among the best in the world.
Portland, OregonPortland - Union Station
Pedal your way through parks and public gardens, to organic markets and across the Willamette River in America’s #1 biking town. Explore the Columbia River Gorge’s majestic waterfalls or ski Mt. Hood’s 3,690 vertical foot terrain.
Prefer more “chill” thrills? Check out Powell’s, the world’s largest book store, sample Portland’s multitude of microbrews or catch the aerial tram for a quick climb to great views atop Marquam Hill.
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