August 3, 2023- VacationAmtrak Empire Service
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.
December 1, 2022- Solo travelAmtrak Empire Service
Pros: Very scenic. Cons: Comfort of seat such as ability to recline.
October 23, 2022- BusinessAmtrak Empire Service
Pros: I liked that because we were running behind, we didn't take a big break in Albany. Cons: The bathroom got a little dirty! Tips: Don't be afraid to put your bag overhead :) its safe, and more comfortable.
June 30, 2022Amtrak Empire Service
Cons: prom. Tips: Promptness and providing services on the train.
April 29, 2022- Solo travelAmtrak Maple Leaf
Pros: Spacious and fast. Cons: Nothing. Tips: Enjoy the ride.