Amtrak Alerts Information and updates affecting travel
- Additional Empire Service During Saratoga Race Season
- Effective through July 3 - August 31, 2019
- Empire Service and Maple Leaf Add Extra Stop for NY State Fair
- Effective August 21 - September 2, 2019
- Track Work affects Empire Service, Ethan Allen Express, Lake Shore Limited and Maple Leaf Schedules
- Effective through July 1 - September 28, 2019
Business Class on the Empire Service
Enjoy an enhanced travel experience in Business Class on the Empire Service and you’ll have access to exclusive amenities such as a fully refundable ticket if canceled prior to departure, 25% point bonus for Amtrak Guest Rewards members, leather seating with footrests and complimentary non-alcoholic beverages on select trains.
Features & Amenities
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.
New York, New YorkNew York - Penn Station
The City that Never Sleeps invites you to catch a show, walk the High Line’s elevated urban oasis or stroll the Brooklyn Bridge. Explore Central Park on bike or marvel at the metropolis from the top of the Empire State Building. Catch a ferry to Lady Liberty and then explore your roots at Ellis Island.
Experience great art and architecture at the Guggenheim, or stare at the stars at the Hayden Planetarium.
Niagara Falls, New York
Get swept up in the awe-inspiring power of Niagara Falls, where 700,000 gallons of water pass over the precipice every second. View the Falls from below on the Maid of the Mist, from behind at Cave of the Winds and from above at Skylon Tower.
Discover Old Fort Niagara’s role in the American Revolution and the French and Indian War, or float along the Erie Canal, the 19th century’s version of rapid transit.
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