Amtrak Alerts Information and updates affecting travel
- Empire Service and Maple Leaf Add Extra Stop for NY State Fair
- Effective August 21 - September 2, 2019
- Continued Infrastructure Renewal Work at NY Penn Station
- Effective June 28 - 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 Maple Leaf
Enjoy an enhanced travel experience in Business Class on the Maple Leaf 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.
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.
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, stare at the stars at the Hayden Planetarium and pause to reflect on America’s heartache and heroes at the National September 11 Memorial & Museum.
Albany, New York
Tour a state capitol that looks like a castle. Relive the courage of sailors who tracked U-boats and kamikazes aboard the destroyer escort USS Slater. Stop to smell the roses—and tulips—in the breathtaking gardens of Washington Park.
Sail the Hudson River while you sip regional wines and enjoy the region’s magnificent scenery, especially when the fall colors pop.
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.
Toronto, OntarioToronto - Union Station
Live life on the edge with a walk on the roof of the CN Tower. Then come back down to earth to tour a sprawling castle and historic Fort York. Face off with the greats at the Hockey Hall of Fame.
Pick up lunch at the famed St. Lawrence Market and catch a short ferry ride to the Toronto Islands to enjoy a picnic, paddleboats, bike rides and great views of the city skyline.
Trails & Rails - Heritage Appreciation Onboard
An innovative partnership program between the National Park Service and Amtrak, the Trails & Rails program provides Amtrak passengers with educational opportunities to foster an appreciation of a selected region's natural and cultural heritage and renews the long tradition of associating railroads with National Parks.
The Maple Leaf Trails & Rails program operates from Albany, New York to Syracuse, New York and is based out of Erie Canal Way National Heritage Area and Ft. Stanwick National Historic Site.
- New York, NY - Penn Station (NYP)
- Yonkers, NY (YNY)
- Croton-Harmon, NY (CRT)
- Poughkeepsie, NY (POU)
- Rhinecliff, NY (RHI)
- Hudson, NY (HUD)
- Albany-Rensselaer, NY (ALB)
- Schenectady, NY (SDY)
- Amsterdam, NY (AMS)
- Utica, NY (UCA)
- Rome, NY (ROM)
- Syracuse, NY - Regional Transportation Center (SYR)
- Rochester, NY - Amtrak Station (ROC)
- Buffalo, NY - Depew Station (BUF)
- Buffalo, NY - Exchange Street (BFX)
- Niagara Falls, NY (NFL)
- Niagara Falls, ON (NFS)
- St. Catharines, ON (SCA)
- Grimsby, ON (GMS)
- Aldershot, ON (AST)
- Oakville, ON (OKL)
- Toronto, ON - Union Station (TWO)