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About Amtrak Empire Service

Amtrak Empire Service is a popular train company offering very affordable ticket options to top travel destinations. You will always find the cheapest Amtrak Empire Service tickets by searching Wanderu.com. Overall, Amtrak Empire Service serves 156 routes, connecting 16 cities in one country. To cover all these routes Amtrak Empire Service runs an average of 264 trips per day and 3,703 trips per month. These train trips range in price from €12.91 to €118.96 based on a variety of factors.

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Amtrak Empire Service train Coverage

Daily Trips264
stations16
cities16
countries1

Amtrak Empire Service train amenities

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

Reviews from Wanderu Customers traveling with Amtrak Empire Service

Overall review score for Amtrak Empire Service
4.6
Based on 142 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.4
Timeliness
4.5
Staff
4.4
Value
3.8
Condition
4.6
Reviews from Wanderu Customers traveling with Amtrak Empire Service
John
5.0
5 March 2020Solo travel
Pros
Sleeping and Reading
Clara
5.0
21 February 2020Visiting family
Pros
The train was clean and the staff was wonderful.
Cons
Perfect no improvements are neededt
Tips
If you never road a train you don't know what you have been misding..
Eduardo
4.0
21 February 2020Visiting family
Pros
The view was fantastic.
Cons
The WFi was not the best.
Jeffrey
5.0
20 February 2020Visiting friends
Pros
The view of the Hudson River is remarkable!
Cons
Cafe car not open on return trip when I wanted to use it.
Tips
Trains travel on eastern river bank. be sure to sit the river side of the train if you want to watch the Hudson go by.
Ethel
5.0
11 February 2020Visiting family
Pros
It was in time and for my self that I'm in advance age I had the good experience of being helped with my bags.
Cons
I think it would be helpul to have some kind of assistant when you purchase you ticket go ask for some type of help for the seniors to get there bags and self to train. Thanks

Frequently Asked Questions

Is there WiFi onboard Amtrak Empire Service?

Yes Amtrak Empire Service offers WiFi connection onboard their train trips. Though most trips with Amtrak Empire Service will have WiFi as advertised, some trips might not come equipped with Wifi and onboard WiFi can lose its connection in rural areas. We recommend you bring a book or download a movie just to play it safe. Amtrak Empire Service WiFi is generally best used for surfing the web, checking emails and chatting with friends, you shouldn’t count on the WiFi to binge watch your favorite show.

Are there power outlets on a Amtrak Empire Service train? Are there USB plugs?

Yes, there are power outlets onboard Amtrak Empire Service 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 Empire Service 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 Empire Service offer will call tickets, that you pick up at the station?

No, currently Amtrak Empire Service 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 Empire Service train?

Yes, Amtrak Empire Service 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 Empire Service?

Yes, you can board Amtrak Empire Service 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 Empire Service trains?

Yes, there are bathrooms on Amtrak Empire Service 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 Empire Service trips?

Amtrak Empire Service 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 Empire Service ticket?

Amtrak Empire Service 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 Empire Service offer any premium features like extra legroom, movies or TV?

Amtrak Empire Service 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 Empire Service 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.

Amtrak Empire Service serves travelers in with train service to 16 destinations. These are the most popular Amtrak Empire Service schedules and routes.

Rensselaer to New York
Daily Trips10
Price€41.50
New York to Hudson
Daily Trips10
Price€35.96
Poughkeepsie to New York
Daily Trips7
Price€25.82
Buffalo to New York
Daily Trips2
Price€62.71
Rochester to New York
Daily Trips2
Price€61.79

Cheap Amtrak Empire Service ticket deals users recently found on Wanderu.

With 264 Amtrak Empire Service trips per day, there are a lot of great deals to uncover for the bargain hunter and Amtrak Empire Service tickets start at just €12.91. 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!

Buffalo to New York
Travel Date
Price€62.71
Rensselaer to Croton-On-Hudson
Travel Date
Price€37.81
Depew to New York
Travel Date
Price€62.71
Hudson to New York
Travel Date
Price€35.96
Rensselaer to Schenectady
Travel Date
Price€12.91