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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Travel Opportunities are listed in the order received by the Webmaster, sorted by calendar quarter.  This information was last updated on September 13, 2021.

Upcoming Events

Jul Aug Sep 2021

Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World

New York to Orlando, Miami and return September 28 thru October 4, 2021 Private Car Service presents a trip from New York to Florida and return, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the opening of the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World.  We will use the private cars LAMBERTS POINT and SALISBURY BEACH, operating on Amtrak’s Silver Meteor, trains 97/98, …

AAPRCO American Autumn Explorer 2021

This document contains our current plan. AAPRCO-AAE-2021 Members interested in riding the special train are asked to e-mail Julie King at execdirector@aaprco.com for information on space available.  Note that FRANK THOMSON and BERLIN are currently advertising space here at AAPRCO Travel Opportunities. This will be an AAPRCO sponsored special train, so passengers must be AAPRCO members or the guest of …

FRANK THOMSON + BERLIN (AAPRCO 2021 Convention)

Chicago – Albany – Bennington – Bellows Falls – Burlington – Albany – Chicago September 23 – October 3, 2021 We are delighted to participate in the American Association of Private Railroad Car Owners (AAPRCO) all private car train through the scenic Northeast during the height of the fall foliage season. Please make plans to join us on this fabulous …

DOVER HARBOR: THE NEW YORKER

Washington DC to New York NY (one way) September 19, 2021 Launch into Fall with a lovely private one way rail car trip North from Washington to New York as Dover Harbor zooms along the Northeast Corridor!  Take advantage of this transfer move to enjoy first class Pullman travel at very affordable fares.  For full details and to reserve online, …

Oct Nov Dec 2021

West Virginia Autumn Colors Express

October 21, 22, 23 and 24, 2021 Huntington, Charleston to Hinton and return

Cincinnati Daylight Express

Chicago to Cincinnati (one way) October 19, 2021 Cincinnati Daylight Express

DOVER HARBOR: TIDEWATER TRAVELER

Washington DC/Alexandria VA to Williamsburg and Newport News, VA October 16, 2021 DCNRHS’ popular one-day luxury outing aboard Dover Harbor (www.doverharbor.com) to Williamsburg, the colonial capitol of Virginia, and Newport News makes a rare run as the time for Autumn leaves approaches on Saturday, October 16th.  Take advantage of this day trip including freshly prepared meals, priced at $329 per …

Jan Feb Mar 2022

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Apr May Jun 2022

AAPRCO 2022 Sugarland Limited

June 2021 update: The dates for this planned trip have been moved from November 2021 back to the first week of April 2022. Attention rare mileage enthusiasts! We are planning to have the Sugar Express steam locomotive #148 (former Florida East Coast Railway) power the AAPRCO special train on the South Central Florida Express Railroad. The current planning is to …