November 19, 2023- Visiting friendsRaleigh to Washington
Pros: Window seat pleasant! Cons: Ridiculously late and walk for Seniors was long and difficult. Tips: Take little with you.
November 4, 2023- BusinessWashington to Raleigh
Pros: site seeing. Cons: Announcements sometimes need to be loud. Tips: Keeping time.
November 4, 2023- Visiting friendsNew York to Richmond
Pros: The trip was mostly hassle free. The seats were nice and spacious with good wifi. Cons: The staff were loud and it seemed like they had an attitude at times. Tips: N/a.
October 25, 2023- Visiting friendsWashington to Richmond
August 22, 2023- Visiting familyNew York to Raleigh
Pros: I purchased the ticket for the following day but I boarded the train and I was able to switch my ticket to that current day. Cons: N/a. Tips: N/a.
August 13, 2023- Solo travelRaleigh to Washington
Pros: No major issues. The seat had a good amount of leg room. Cons: My trip arrived a lot later than expected. Tips: None.
July 31, 2023- Solo travelRaleigh to Washington
Pros: Effortless. Cons: Better WiFi. Tips: Don't plan to work from the train, the service is really bad and the WiFi doesn't work!
July 8, 2023- Visiting familyNew York to Raleigh
Pros: You get to meet new people from all over. Cons: You need to add more schedules way to many people on one train it’s not safe or healthy. Tips: You my not get to sit with the people you come with so be prepared for that.
July 3, 2023- Visiting familyWilson to Washington
Pros: Train ran smooth. Tips: Communication with the crew.
July 3, 2023- Visiting familyNew York to Raleigh
Pros: Very professional but friendly staff. Cons: The bathrooms. Tips: In spite of the 2 hour delay.The trip was good.
June 29, 2023- VacationWashington to Raleigh
Pros: Comfortable. Cons: Ability to upgrade. Tips: Will explore for sure.
June 20, 2023- Visiting familyWashington to Raleigh
Pros: The comfort. Cons: It was too cold. Try to bring the AC down. Tips: It is a good deal travelling by train.
June 2, 2023- Visiting friendsRaleigh to Washington
Pros: The staff were fine. Cons: The delays were very bad, and cabin was not air conditioned sufficiently. Tips: Don't dress warmly.
April 27, 2023- Solo travelCharlotte to Washington
Pros: Amtrak is great. The view, the price. Cons: The cleanliness of the toilets. I would be willing to pay an attendant extra for reasonably clean toilets. Tips: Don’t drink, cuts down on toilet usage.
April 14, 2023- BusinessNew York to Washington
Pros: Practical. Cons: Trains. Tips: No.