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About Amtrak Southwest Chief

Amtrak Southwest Chief is a popular train company offering very affordable ticket options to top travel destinations. You will always find the cheapest Amtrak Southwest Chief tickets by searching Overall, Amtrak Southwest Chief serves 487 train routes, connecting 32 cities in 1 countries. To cover all these routes Amtrak Southwest Chief runs an average of 1059 trips per day and 32207 trips per month. These train trips range in price from £3.13 to £268.76 based on a variety of factors.


Amtrak Southwest Chief train Coverage

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Amtrak Southwest Chief train amenities

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Is there WiFi on a Amtrak Southwest Chief train?

No, Amtrak Southwest Chief does not offer WiFi at this time. We find that a good book makes the time fly by and streaming services like Netflix allow you download TV shows and films that you can then watch during your trip. Plan ahead and you will stay entertained during the entire train ride.

Are there power points on a Amtrak Southwest Chief train? Are there USB points?

Yes, there are power points onboard Amtrak Southwest Chief train trips. You can generally find one or two sockets per row of seats, so be a good traveller and check if your seat neighbour might want to charge up their devices as well. With the onboard power points, you can charge both a computer and USB devices with a power point USB converter that typically comes with most phones and tablets. Since Amtrak Southwest Chief might sometimes use replacement train vehicles, not all trips are guaranteed to have power points. We recommend to bring a power bank to charge your phone for all trips over 2 hours, just in case.

Are there toilets on Amtrak Southwest Chief trains?

Yes, there are toilets on Amtrak Southwest Chief train trips. The cubicles are pretty basic and include a toilet, toilet paper and hand sanitizer. Most cubicles don’t have running water. As you will be using a toilet on a moving vehicle, please use caution and hold on to a rail at all times.

Are meals or drinks offered onboard Amtrak Southwest Chief trips?

Amtrak Southwest Chief provides snacks to satisfy your hunger during your travels. Check with the carrier if snacks are for sale, and pack a credit card and some cash in case you get hungry.

Does Amtrak Southwest Chief offer any premium features like extra legroom, films, or TV?

Do you find yourself squished in a regular seat or just love having extra room to sprawl out? Well you’re in luck as Amtrak Southwest Chief advertises that they offer extra legroom seating. Since there is no standard of what extra legroom is, the extra space you might get varies from carrier to carrier, but getting extra is always good.

Do you have to print your Amtrak Southwest Chief ticket?

Amtrak Southwest Chief does not require a printed ticket to board the train. An E Ticket is sent to you by email that you can load on most electronic devices. You will want to have your ticket ready to be displayed as you board for the agent to scan. We recommend you download the Wanderu app, as it gives you super easy access to E Tickets for your upcoming trips for most carriers. As back up, road warriors recommend taking a screenshot of your E Ticket. That way, you won’t be fumbling around in case your internet connection cuts out.

Can you use your phone to board Amtrak Southwest Chief?

Yes, you can board Amtrak Southwest Chief by showing your E Ticket on your phone. The E Ticket is emailed to when you make your reservation. To save yourself the trouble of digging through your inbox to find your ticket, get the Wanderu app and pull up your ticket with one click.

Do you need an ID to get on a Amtrak Southwest Chief train?

Yes, Amtrak Southwest Chief requires you to present an ID to an agent to be allowed to board the train. Make sure you have identification issued by a government agency that meets the carrier’s requirements. Alternative IDs, like a university ID, won’t work.

Does Amtrak Southwest Chief offer will call tickets, that you pick up at the station?

No, currently Amtrak Southwest Chief does not offer will call tickets. You should purchase your tickets online and make sure you have everything you need to board before you arrive at the station or stop.

Amtrak Southwest Chief serves travellers in United States with train service to 32 destinations. These are the most popular Amtrak Southwest Chief schedules and routes.

Kansas City to Chicago
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Los Angeles to Albuquerque
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Albuquerque to Gallup
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Los Angeles to Riverside
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Galesburg to Chicago
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Cheap Amtrak Southwest Chief ticket deals users recently found on Wanderu.

With 1,059 Amtrak Southwest Chief trips per day, there are a lot of great deals to uncover for the bargain hunter and Amtrak Southwest Chief tickets start at just £3.13. Check out some of the latest and greatest deals snatched up by Wanderu users. As these bargains are in really high demand, they’re poised to sell out fast and may no longer be available. Chill. As Mum used to say, there’s plenty of fish in the sea. We can help you catch them all!

Princeton to Mendota
Travel DateSun Feb 17
Riverside to San Bernardino
Travel DateSun Mar 10
Naperville to Mendota
Travel DateMon Feb 25
Mendota to Naperville
Travel DateMon Feb 25
Galesburg to Princeton
Travel DateSat Feb 23