ORANGE, Calif., Feb. 26, 2020 /-- The Amtrak® Pacific Surfliner® is offering limited-time savings on train travel to top Southern California destinations. Between now and May 31, 2020, passengers who purchase one full-fare adult ticket can book an additional ticket on the same reservation at a 50 percent discount.
Book through PacificSurfliner.com, Amtrak.com, or the Amtrak app, select "Adult" as passenger type (for all passengers), then enter V327 in the promotion code field. Alternatively, call 800-USA-RAIL or visit a staffed station and refer to Discount Code V327. Visit PacificSurfliner.com/bogo for complete offer details.
"We are excited to offer this promotion as part of our Hug the Coast campaign, which celebrates everything that makes Southern California great," said Al Murray, chairman of the Los Angeles – San Diego – San Luis Obispo Rail Corridor Agency, which oversees the Pacific Surfliner service. "We hope this encourages scenic rail getaways and trips along the coast to our region's beautiful beaches, natural preserves, and vibrant downtowns."
Travel by train to these spring events:
- 2020 Big West Tournament – March 12-14, 2020
Southern California's top collegiate basketball teams will come to the Honda Center (across from the Anaheim Station) for a series of playoff games to determine who will proceed to March Madness.
- Swallows Day Celebration – March 21, 2020
For the 61st year, San Juan Capistrano will hold the nation's largest non-motorized parade to celebrate the annual return of the swallows to the city. The downtown area will host a street fair with live music, merchants, food, and activities.
- Baseball Stadiums – Opening Day is March 26, 2020
Southern California is home to three Major League Baseball teams – the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Los Angeles Angels, and the San Diego Padres. These teams play in stadiums that are conveniently located near Pacific Surfliner stations, making it possible to ride to and from the games.
- Santa Barbara Earth Day Festival – April 17-19, 2020
Santa Barbara is honoring the 50th anniversary of Earth Day at its annual eco-event in Alameda Park, featuring live music, a beer and wine garden, activities for kids, and more.
- The Disneyland® Resort – Ongoing
Make the Pacific Surfliner the first and last ride of your magical day at the Disneyland® Resort. Now through December 20, 2020, Amtrak riders can unlock a 5 percent savings on Theme Park admission and the Disney MaxPass at PacificSurfliner.com/Disney.
About the Amtrak® Pacific Surfliner®
The Pacific Surfliner travels along a 351-mile coastal rail route through San Diego, Orange, Los Angeles, Ventura, Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties, serving 27 stations. It is the busiest state-supported intercity passenger rail route in the United States with 26 daily trains and annual ridership of nearly 3 million. To learn more and plan a trip, visit PacificSurfliner.com.
About the LOSSAN Rail Corridor Agency
The Los Angeles – San Diego – San Luis Obispo (LOSSAN) Rail Corridor Agency manages the Pacific Surfliner service in close coordination with its member agencies, Amtrak and Caltrans.
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