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5 Fun & Budget-Friendly Travel Ideas

Your New Year’s resolution to save money doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice your travel dreams—just take the train! With Amtrak San Joaquins, it’s never been more affordable or convenient to make memories and experience all that California has to offer.

Rider Alert: Richmond Station Elevator

Attention passengers: The elevator at Richmond Station to access the Amtrak San Joaquins platform has been unexpectedly closed for service due to needed repairs. If you are unable to use the stairwell access, please board or offboard at one of our other stations as follows:

Home for the Holidays with Amtrak San Joaquins

The holiday season is here; finals are over, there is no more studying to be had, and the only reading in your future is hopefully, this blog (we promise it’s worth it).

We’re excited to get the ball rolling on all things festive–like going home for the holidays and cozying up by the fire without a care in the world. If you’re traveling home for the holidays, you might want to think about traveling with Amtrak San Joaquins

Military and Veterans discounts you can use to take to these fun local events this long weekend!

This week we want to highlight and recognize our Veterans and Military personnel. We are truly grateful to those who have served our country. Amtrak San Joaquins is proud to offer discounted travel for military personnel, offering a year-round 15% discount to all Veterans and active duty military personnel, their spouses, and dependents. We also welcome uniformed military personnel to the head of the ticket line.

Fall Activities with the San Joaquins

The leaves are changing, the weather is cooling, and pumpkin patches, corn mazes, and fun autumn activities have begun to pop up throughout the central valley. Let our trains be your transit option to these fun and local fall-related activities.

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