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About Amtrak Capitol Limited

Amtrak Capitol Limited is a popular train company offering very affordable ticket options to top travel destinations. You will always find the cheapest Amtrak Capitol Limited tickets by searching Wanderu.com. Overall, Amtrak Capitol Limited serves 83 routes, connecting 16 cities in one country. To cover all these routes Amtrak Capitol Limited runs an average of 19 trips per day and 273 trips per month. These train trips range in price from $6.00 to $201.00 based on a variety of factors.

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Amtrak Capitol Limited train coverage

Daily Trips19
stations16
cities16
countries1

Amtrak Capitol Limited train amenities

Amtrak Capitol Limited
Air conditioningAir conditioning
RestroomRestroom
Extra legroomExtra legroom
Loyalty rewardsLoyalty rewards
Power outletPower outlet
SnacksSnacks

Amtrak Capitol Limited reviews from Wanderu customers

Overall review score for Amtrak Capitol Limited
4.1
Based on 57 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.2
Timeliness
3.8
Staff
4.2
Value
3.7
Condition
4.3
Amtrak Capitol Limited reviews from Wanderu customers
Rhoda
5.0
August 9, 2020Visiting family
Pros
In our car was a person who became very belligerent when another passenger asked him to turn down the music he was playing and to use earplugs. He was loud, swearing, telling the person (a family member of me) to wear earplugs himself, to go to sleep, etc. He demanded...More
Cons
I prefer to pay cash for a cup of coffee to the current policy to put $3.00 on my credit card.
Melissa
5.0
July 4, 2020Vacation
Pros
What an enjoyable way to travel. This was my first train trip...I don't know why I waited so long.
Gregory
4.0
June 11, 2020Visiting friends
Pros
The train was in time and the staff was helpful.
Cons
Shame on Amtrak. Everyone on the upper deck was put into one train car. There was no social distancing or ability to spread out. Also there were passengers who knew each other walking around visiting and congregating with no masks. This was highly disappointing, especi...More
Richard
4.0
June 8, 2020Solo travel
Pros
Scenery. Lack of traffic. New impressions of heard about areas.
Cons
WiFi on board Accept cash in the cafe car
Shakilla
5.0
February 14, 2020Visiting family
Pros
Very Nice
Cons
N/a
Tips
N/a

Frequently Asked Questions

Do Amtrak Capitol Limited trains have WiFi?

No, unfortunately Amtrak Capitol Limited does not offer WiFi aboard its trains at this time. However, 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 or USB plugs on the train?

Yes, there are power outlets onboard Amtrak Capitol Limited trains. You can generally find one or two sockets per row of seats, so be a good traveller 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 USB power adapter that typically comes with most phones and tablets.

Since Amtrak Capitol Limited 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.

What is Amtrak Capitol Limited's schedule?

On a typical day, Amtrak Capitol Limited has 19 scheduled train trips in total. However, the exact departure and arrival times vary depending on the day and route. The best way to find the exact schedule for your trip is to use the search tool on this page.

Can you pick up will call tickets at the station?

No, Amtrak Capitol Limited 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.

Do you need an ID to get on the train?

Yes, Amtrak Capitol Limited 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, such as a college ID, won’t work.

Are there bathrooms on Amtrak Capitol Limited trains?

Yes, there are bathrooms on Amtrak Capitol Limited trains. 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 available?

Amtrak Capitol Limited provides snacks to satisfy your hunger during your travels. Be sure to pack a credit card and some cash in case you get hungry.

Do you have to print your Amtrak Capitol Limited ticket?

Amtrak Capitol Limited does not require a printed ticket to board the train. Instead, an eTicket is sent to you by email when you make your reservation. You can use your smartphone to show this eTicket to the ticketing agent as you board.

Does Amtrak Capitol Limited offer any premium features like extra legroom or movies?

Amtrak Capitol Limited goes the extra distance to deliver premium features 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 Capitol Limited offers extra legroom seating. Since there is no standard of what extra legroom is, the extra space you get may vary between train lines, but getting extra is always good.

Cheap Amtrak Capitol Limited tickets recently found on Wanderu

With 19 Amtrak Capitol Limited trips per day, there are a lot of great deals to uncover for the bargain hunter and Amtrak Capitol Limited tickets start at just $6.00. Check out some of the latest and greatest deals snatched up by Wanderu users.

South Bend to Pittsburgh
Travel dateFri Nov 27
Lowest price$57.00
Washington to Chicago
Travel dateFri Nov 27
Lowest price$84.00
Toledo to Sandusky
Travel dateFri Nov 27
Lowest price$6.00
Sandusky to Cleveland
Travel dateFri Nov 27
Lowest price$7.50
Alliance to Washington
Travel dateFri Nov 27
Lowest price$54.00