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About Amtrak Coast Starlight

Amtrak Coast Starlight is a popular train company offering very affordable ticket options to top travel destinations. You will always find the cheapest Amtrak Coast Starlight tickets by searching Overall, Amtrak Coast Starlight serves 605 routes, connecting 29 cities in one country. To cover all these routes Amtrak Coast Starlight runs an average of 233 trips per day and 3,256 trips per month. These train trips range in price from €5.55 to €278.57 based on a variety of factors.


Amtrak Coast Starlight train Coverage

Daily Trips233

Amtrak Coast Starlight train amenities

Air conditioningAir conditioning
Extra legroomExtra legroom
Loyalty rewardsLoyalty rewards
Power outletPower outlet

Reviews from Wanderu Customers traveling with Amtrak Coast Starlight

Overall review score for Amtrak Coast Starlight
Based on 113 reviews
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Reviews from Wanderu Customers traveling with Amtrak Coast Starlight
8 March 2020Couples trip
first trip for me ws great I will ride more as time permits.
cleaner bath rooms.
food is very expensive. but good.
7 March 2020Visiting family
There was no wifi
8 March 2020Visiting family
Great service
Not sure
29 February 2020Couples trip
Seeing the beautiful countryside was great, and being able to recline all the way back was awesome!
Amtrak is the way to travel!
17 February 2020Solo travel
Javier, my train attendant, was amazing. It was my first train trip ever and he made me feel at home. I worked on the service industry for 13 years. I know what it takes to deal with the public. He’s great and I will always remember this train trip because of his servic...More

Frequently Asked Questions

Is there WiFi onboard Amtrak Coast Starlight?

No, Amtrak Coast Starlight 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 movies that you can then watch during your trip. Plan ahead and you will stay entertained during the entire train ride.

Are there power outlets on a Amtrak Coast Starlight train? Are there USB plugs?

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

Does Amtrak Coast Starlight offer will call tickets, that you pick up at the station?

No, currently Amtrak Coast Starlight 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.

Do you need an ID to get on a Amtrak Coast Starlight train?

Yes, Amtrak Coast Starlight 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 college ID, won’t work.

Can you use your phone to board Amtrak Coast Starlight?

Yes, you can board Amtrak Coast Starlight 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.

Are there bathrooms on Amtrak Coast Starlight trains?

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

Are meals or beverages offered onboard Amtrak Coast Starlight trips?

Amtrak Coast Starlight 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.

Do you have to print your Amtrak Coast Starlight ticket?

Amtrak Coast Starlight 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.

Does Amtrak Coast Starlight offer any premium features like extra legroom, movies or TV?

Amtrak Coast Starlight goes the extra distance to deliver up-class offerings to its customers. 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 Coast Starlight 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.

Cheap Amtrak Coast Starlight ticket deals users recently found on Wanderu.

With 233 Amtrak Coast Starlight trips per day, there are a lot of great deals to uncover for the bargain hunter and Amtrak Coast Starlight tickets start at just €5.55. 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 mom used to say in middle school, there’s plenty of fish in the sea. We can help you catch them all!

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