Rail Trips Information.

USAbyrail.co.uk is pleased to announce details of the 2016 trip which will visit Chicago, IL, Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN, Portland, OR, Seattle, WA and the Bay Area of Oakland/San Francisco, CA. Amtrak's Empire Builder will feature between Chicago and Minneapolis/St. Paul and between Minneapolis/St. Paul and Portland with a ride on Amtrak Cascades service between Portland and Seattle and Amtrak's Coast Starlight between Seattle/Tacoma and the Bay Area. Deatails of the trip can be downloaded by clicking the link marked "USA 2016 Brief" and a Booking Form can be downloaded by clicking the "USA 2016 Booking Form" link.

USA 2016 Brief

USA 2016 Booking Form

Please note: Roomette accommodation on the Portland portion of Amtrak's Empire Builder is in short supply. The Portland portion of this train only carries on Superliner Sleeping car which contains 12 Roomettes carrying a maximum of 24 people (2 per roomette). In order to secure sleeping accommodation on this train, if it is required, then a booking for this trip should be made as soon as possible otherwise sleeping car space cannot be guaranteed.