Get spring savings on Amtrak
Originally published March 13, 2013 at 6 a.m., updated March 13, 2013 at 6 a.m.
Ready for a Spring break? Amtrak offers two great deals to help Missouri River Runner riders save money on travel through the end of March and again in May.
A 20 percent discount is available on the Missouri River Runner for travel through the end of the month with at least a one-day advance reservation. Plus, passengers can save 50 percent on a companion fare by planning ahead this month. Just purchase one full fare and get the second for half price when you book a trip between March 1 and March 31 for travel between May 1 and May 31.
Discounts are available on Amtrak’s Missouri River Runner route between Kansas City and St. Louis, and the eight communities in between: Kirkwood, Washington, Hermann, Jefferson City, Sedalia, Warrensburg, Lee’s
Summit and Independence.
Complete your plans now for the lowest fares and best schedules.
Terms and conditions vary, but big savings are possible by booking through the "Deals" tab at Amtrak.com, by calling 800-USA-RAIL or by visiting a staffed Amtrak station.
You can also purchase tickets using Amtrak eTicketing and boarding documents can be self-printed, picked up at a staffed station or obtained using an Amtrak Quik-Trak kiosk.
Some blackout dates and other applicable restrictions apply,
including advance reservation and purchase requirements, which are displayed on Amtrak.com.