Amtrak Cascades

  • Vancouver, BC
  • Seattle
  • Tacoma
  • Portland
  • Salem
  • Eugene
10 hours 25 minutes Multiple Departures Daily

The best way to experience the great Pacific Northwest is on Amtrak Cascades. From Vancouver, British Columbia to Seattle, Portland and Eugene, Oregon, past Mount St. Helens and across the Columbia River Gorge, you'll witness some of our continent's most distinctive cities and most spectacular natural attractions.

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.

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Surround yourself with the natural wonders of majestic mountains, glacier blue bays, waterfalls and volcanoes. Explore rain forests and alpine meadows, lava fields and tulip fields. But leave time for lattes and microbrews, salmon and king crab. Amtrak Cascades invites you to indulge your senses with the sights, sounds and flavors of the Pacific Northwest’s chic cities and magnificent landscapes.

“On earth there is no heaven, but there are pieces of it.” — Jules Renard

Features & Amenities

Accommodations vary by train. Some trains may feature forward and backward-facing seating, preferred seat orientation is not guaranteed.

Amtrak Cascades Café Menu

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.

See the Complete Pet Program Guidelines