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.

The actions of the members of AAPRCO, Inc. are those of independent contractors. AAPRCO, Inc. does not own nor operate cars and does not make any representation as to the services provided.

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This information was last updated on October 17, 2017.

Upcoming Events

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 3rd – 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.

DEARING Washington or Huntington to Chicago (November 1-2)

WASHINGTON DC or HUNTINGTON WV to CHICAGO NOVEMBER 1-2, 2017 Are you interested in going to Chicago for the National Association of Railroad Passengers annual convention, or to enjoy the Windy City’s many other attractions? The DEARING will depart Huntington WV on the Cardinal (Amtrak train 51) Wednesday Nov. 1 at 9:30 pm, arriving Chicago Nov. 2 at 10:00 am. …

DEARING Chicago to Washington or Huntington (November 6-8th)

CHICAGO to WASHINGTON DC or HUNTINGTON WV NOVEMBER 6-8, 2017 Leave Chicago for Washington DC on the Capitol Limited (Amtrak train 30) Monday, November 6 at 6:45 pm and arrive in Washington DC Tuesday November 7 at 1:05 pm, or continue to Huntington WV on November 8 on the Cardinal (Amtrak train 50). There will be 3 rooms available: 1 …


The Pacific Railroad Society will operate a trip on the Historic Santa Fe Surf Line from Los Angeles to San Diego and return on Saturday, November 4, 2017.  Private cars NATIONAL FORUM (Pullman 1956 UP 6 roomette – 4 double bedroom – 6 section sleeper) and SILVER SPLENDOR (Budd 1956 CB&Q Denver Zephyr dome coach) will be the equipment.  Please …

HICKORY CREEK Pittsburgh (October 27-29)

HICKORY CREEK will operate a trip from New York to Pittsburgh and return on October 27-29, 2017. Please see for full details.

MOONLIGHT DOME Washington-Roanoke trips (November 10-13th)

In order to celebrate Amtrak’s return to Roanoke, The Virginia Museum of Transportation will be operating a series of six fund raising private railcar excursions between Washington, DC and Roanoke. These trips will use the  luxurious dome car MOONLIGHT DOME and will feature full meal service, beer and wine.  All proceeds will go toward supporting N&W locomotive 611’s winter maintenance. …

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