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37 Exciting Amtrak Routes You Can Take Across North America

Train travel is underrated. It's cheap, relaxing, scenic, and environmentally friendly. Amtrak, the nation's rail network, has more than 35 routes and 500 destinations in 46 states.

You'll have access to private sleeping rooms, quiet cars, dining and lounge cars, and comfortable seating with amazing views.

Solo travelers can bring their bikes, couples can bring their pets, and families have plenty of space to keep kids entertained. Below we'll explore all of the Amtrak routes you can currently take in North America.

Northeast Amtrak Routes

#1 - Acela

Destinations: Boston - New Haven - New York - Philadelphia - Wilmington - Washington, DC

There are four downtown stops in New Haven, New York, Philadelphia, and Baltimore, if you're interested in exploring a new city! The Acela train includes quiet cars, business and first class, dining services, and allows small pets.

#2 - Ethan Allen Express

Destinations: Rutland - Saratoga Springs - Albany - New York

The Ethan Allen Express Amtrak route travels from New York City to Rutland, Vermont. The trip is around 7 hours and 30 minutes and offers gorgeous views of the Hudson River Valley.

#3 - Adirondack

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