Amtrak “Go Free” Promotion – Earn Free Rides!

This post may contain affiliate links from our advertising partners, such as American Express. Read my Advertiser Disclosure policy here. Additionally, some of the offers on this page may no longer be available through Deals We Like.

Amtrak just announced a new promotion where if you travel on Amtrak between January 6 and March 1, 2014, you will earn free Amtrak rides!

  • Northeast Regional: 2 roundtrips = 1 free roundtrip (free trip valid July 1 – August 31, 2014)
  • Acela: 3 roundtrips = 1 free roundtrip (free trip valid July 1 – August 31, 2014)
  • Amtrak Cascades: 2 roundtrips = 1 free roundtrip (free trip valid March 2 – April 3, 2014)
  • Hiawatha: 2 roundtrips = 1 free roundtrip (free trip valid March 2 – May 31, 2014)

Screen Shot 2014-01-06 at 7.44.17 AM

The terms are pretty straight forward, and actually instead of two roundtrips it can be four one-way trips, which is great. Each one-way must be at least $49, which they typically are so there should be no issues there. You are limited to two qualifying one-way segments per day.

The free trip voucher can actually be redeemed for two one-ways and you are able to earn a maximum of two roundtrips (four one-ways). Unfortunately the free rides come with blackout dates: Northeast Regional and Acela – 7/3, 7/6, and 8/29; Amtrak Cascades – 4/17, 4/18, 4/21; Hiawatha – 4/17, 4/18, 4/21, 5/23

While I wouldn’t go out of my way to earn these free train rides, if you already have upcoming travel, this is a great promotion!

You MUST register for this promotion prior to taking your trip!

The responses below are not provided or commissioned by the bank advertiser. Responses have not been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by the bank advertiser. It is not the bank advertiser's responsibility to ensure all posts and/or questions are answered.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.