August 24, 2022- Couples tripAmtrak Heartland Flyer
Pros: The trip was very enjoyable. Clean & spacious. Kind staff. Good scenery. Cons: On some tracks the ride was smooth & comfortable. However, some areas were bumpy and uncomfortable. But overall, the trip was great. Tips: Find out how to get to the snack bar from the top level.
August 15, 2022- Visiting friendsAmtrak Heartland Flyer
Pros: Everything was on time and the train was very spacious and clean. Cons: I loved the trip in overall and would recommend everyone I know. Tips: The ride is worth your money and time!
June 24, 2021- Solo travelAmtrak Heartland Flyer
Pros: Train was peaceful and quiet. I would definitely travel again using Amtrak! Cons: N/A. Tips: Be ready to walk up a very narrow, spiral staircase case if the conductor asks you to move to 2nd level of train.
January 27, 2020- BusinessAmtrak Heartland Flyer
Pros: The price, the view and the peace to read a good book. Cons: Did have some trouble locating one of my bags. Tips: Allow for late ETA.
August 29, 2019- Couples tripAmtrak Heartland Flyer
Pros: Plenty of bathrooms, drink selection, scenery. Cons: The food. Tips: Bring snacks & playing cards.