27 November 2023- Regular commuterNew York to Rensselaer
Pros: I liked the spacious amount of leg room. Cons: Sometimes the wifi is inconsistent. More consistent wifi. Tips: No.
20 November 2023- Visiting familyRochester to New York
Pros: A great alternative to flying. Cons: Provide more detailed information about the exact process of transferring trains. Allow passengers who want to sit together some kind of seat reservation. Tips: Relax!
14 October 2023- Visiting familyBuffalo to New York
Pros: Excellent. We enjoyed the trip. Cons: Little bit more spirit. Tips: Very comfortable. Everybody enjoy the trip.
11 October 2023- Visiting friendsNew York to Hudson
Pros: Assurance that the train (unlike the plane) would depart & arrive as planned. Cons: More leg room. People are getting taller not shorter. Tips: Bring your own food, especially coffee.
10 October 2023- BusinessRensselaer to New York
The space of the seats and the prompt arrival.
5 October 2023- VacationNew York to Buffalo
Pros: A pesar de las horas, es mucho mejor que autobús e incluso que de avión. Nos dejaron usar la mesa del comedor para jugar Rumy. Genial... Cons: Tal vez que se pudieran llenar botellas de agua para evitar ir varias veces a tomar en el vaso pequeño. Tips: Presentarse a tiempo para evitar retrasos. Evitar dejar basura al bajar del tren.
3 October 2023- BusinessHudson to New York
Pros: Convenient. Cons: Price. Tips: Book in advance.
12 September 2023- VacationNew York to Rensselaer
Pros: It was a nice ride and comfortable. Clean and the people were helpful. I liked the scenery out the window and visiting old historic towns the train passed. Cons: I think the trains should be more timely. It was the not the first time my trip was delayed because of issues with the train service. Tips: It's a good way to travel and very comfortable however the service could be delayed sometimes because of issues that may arise affecting travel.
26 August 2023- Visiting familyRensselaer to New York
Pros: Excellent trip. Cons: No fee charged for.changing date on trip. Tips: No.
25 August 2023- VacationBuffalo to New York
Pros: It was good. Comfortable. Cons: I don’t know how much better it could be. It was enough. Tips: No.
23 August 2023- VacationHudson to New York
One World Observatory an Chinatown.
8 August 2023- VacationSyracuse to New York
Pros: on time,and clean seat..but need more concern about the toilet smells..that's all..thx u. Cons: toilet. Tips: on time,and clean seat..but need more concern about the toilet smells..that's all..thx u.
3 August 2023- VacationNew York to Syracuse
Pros: Seeing the country side while not driving. Cons: The rail car on the way to NYC was a bit rough on the tracks. Second car on way back much smoother so more car then tracks so improve wheels on some cars. Tips: You don't need to arrive too early like planes.
26 July 2023- Solo travelRensselaer to New York
Pros: It was my first time on a train, let alone a trip by myself. It was a great experience and I would do it again. Seats were super comfortable which made it better. Tips: Worth the money.
19 July 2023- VacationHudson to New York
Pros: The Amtrak train was really nice and comfy, but full. Cons: Nothing really. Tips: It’s good to be at the train station 10 minutes early to get a good seat.