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Amtrak announces fall fare sale for train travel

Posted at 2:50 PM, Oct 09, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-09 17:53:07-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - Amtrak has announced a new fall sale, "Amtrak Across America" with fares as low as $39.

The sale started Tuesday and will last through Friday, October 12. Prices will be valid for travel from November 27, 2018 to May 22, 2019. The tickets can be used on Christmas, New Year's Day and other local and federal holidays. 

Tickets for children ages 2 to 12 are 50 percent off an adult fare when the child is accompanied by an adult paying full price. 

Some of the lowest fares include Los Angeles to Oakland for $39 and Seattle to Los Angeles for $79 on the Coast Starlight.

To see the full list of fares click here.

For San Diego travelers, there will be no Coaster or Amtrak Pacific Surfliner services throughout San Diego County during the weekends of October 13-14 and October 20-21. During this time, crews will be making infrastructure improvements along the coastal rail corridor.