Travel Opportunities

Rail Travel Offered By AAPRCO Members

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Although our members often charter their cars to an individual or company, many offer travel opportunities to others. As individual car owners inform us of opportunities where space is available on their car(s), those travel opportunities will be posted here.

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This information was last updated on August 3, 2017.

Upcoming Events

July Aug Sep 2017

Green Mountain Flyer (2017 Convention Special Train)

AAPRCO 2017 (40th Annual) Convention Burlington, Vermont September 18 – 22, 2017 “Green Mountain Flyer” Special Train Albany-Rensselaer NY – Utica NY – Thendara NY – Utica NY – Saratoga Springs NY – Bluff Point (Plattsburgh) NY – Whitehall NY – Rutland VT – Burlington VT – Hoosick Junction NY – Albany-Rennselaer NY September 14 – 22, 2017 The Green …


Join the Cincinnati Railway Company onboard the Moonlight Dome and the Birch Grove on the 2017 AAPRCO Convention Special Train to Burlington, Vermont Chicago – Albany – Burlington, VT – Albany – Chicago September 11 – 24, 2017 This is a special you won’t want to miss since it will travel over some rare off-Amtrak mileage. Since this is an …


Washington DC  – Burlington VT – Washington DC September 10 – 25, 2017 Availability update as of July 30:  One room is available from Washington DC to the convention and return to Washington DC @ $6,500/person single Occupancy or $10,000 double occupancy. Two rooms are available one way from Albany-Rensselaer NY to Burlington VT, Thursday Sept 14 to Tuesday Sept …


Private Car PACIFIC SUNSET Chicago – AAPRCO Convention – Chicago September 11 – 24, 2017 We are taking our PACIFIC SUNSET to AAPRCO’s 2017 convention in Burlington VT and we have room for you.  Here is our itinerary: 9/11: The Pacific Sunset will depart Chicago headed for Albany, NY behind the Lakeshore Limited at approximately 9:30 pm. 9/12: Upon arrival …

Positioning Move to New Orleans (September 13-15th)

New Orleans Fall Farewell September 13 (14) – 15, 2017 Clients often ask us (American Rail Excursions) about opportunities to ride inexpensive positioning moves.  We have one for you now, from St. Louis to Chicago and on to New Orleans.  Single bedrooms, double bedrooms and suites are available from $799. Passengers may use our cars as their hotel in New …

Positioning Move Pittsburgh – New York – Washington

Deep River Rail Ventures LLC is offering an opportunity to ride their executive sleeper BERLIN during two daytime positioning moves prior to their AAPRCO convention trip. Saturday, September 9th: Pittsburgh to New York on The Pennsylvania, train 42. Sunday, September 10th:  New York to Washington on The Carolinian, train 79. You can join us on both days or on only …

Travel to the Total Solar Eclipse via Private Railcar

We have a last minute deal for 1-5 passengers to join us this weekend for $949.00 per person which includes: Saturday 8/19:  Comfortable Lounge Seating onboard Pennsylvania Railroad’s Colonial Crafts.  Meals enroute.  Passengers board @ Washington Union Station @ 10:45 am and depart @ 11:10 am and arrive Charlotte @ 8:44 pm, enjoying an afternoon journey thru Virginia and North Carolina. …

Oct Nov Dec 2017

The New River Train Excursions (October 21, 22, 28 and 29)

The Collis P. Huntington Railroad Historical Society is proud to present the world-renowned New River Train excursions through the beautiful New River Gorge in southern West Virginia. As one of the newest national parklands, the “Grand Canyon of the East” along the New River is majestic and breathtaking in fall colors in mid to late October. It is during this …

The 2017 Steel City Limited (November 3-5th)

Luxury Rail Travel is offering a trip from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh and return onboard the private cars ALEXANDER HAMILTON and PASSAIC RIVER on the weekend of Friday November 3rd thru Sunday November 5th, 2017.  Please see this document for full details, fares and reservation information.

Albuquerque Balloon Festival

LA Rail, the premier private car group providing beautiful private car trips is proud to present a private car trip to the famed Albuquerque Balloon Festival! Join us for a 7 day fun excursion. Day 1 Thursday, October 5th — We will leave Los Angeles Union Passenger Terminal at 6:10pm. Our two private railcars will be attached to Amtrak’s “Southwest …

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