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Brightline Launches Door-to-Door Booking Service

Brightline has fully launched its new integrated, door-to-door booking service, Brightline+, available anywhere within a 5-mile radius of the stations.
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Alaska Railroad’s New Midweek Winter Service

Travelers can immerse themselves in Alaska’s winters on the Alaska Railroad, which in February, starts a new midweek winter service. 

Brightline’s New Enhancements will Delight Foodies

Brightline, the only provider of intercity rail in America, introduced its newest enhancements to the rider experience, which will delight foodies.
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Brightline Unveils New Booking Service

Brightline has unveiled its new fully integrated, door-to-door booking service Brightline+, which will include a Brightline-branded mobility fleet.

Brightline Announces Return to Service

Brightline has announced its plans to resume service in South Florida in November 2021, with new service enhancements and safety protocols.
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The Napa Valley Wine Train Returns

The Napa Valley Wine Train will be returning on Monday, May 17. 
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Amtrak Deals for Private Roomette

Amtrak is currently offering deals for customers booking a private Roomette for travel this summer.
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Rail Europe Launches Mobile Version of Eurail Passes

Rail Europe is launching a mobile version of the Eurail Passes, proposing a new range of services such as flexible exchange options, and a more sustainable way to travel.

Amtrak Partners with Lysol to Fight COVID-19 on Trains

Amtrak announces partnership with RB, the makers of Lysol, to fight COVID-19 and ensure its facilities and trains are safe by strengthening its disinfection protocols.

Eurail Announces Digital Pass for Italy Train Travel

For the first time in the 61-year history of Eurail, travelers can access an all-in-one mobile pass through the Rail Planner app: the Italy Mobile Pass.
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Rocky Mountaineer Suspends Remainder of 2020 Travel

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, and continued government travel and health restrictions, Rocky Mountaineer will suspend the remainder of its 2020 travel season.

Amtrak’s Private Rooms Help Travelers Social Distance in Style

An option for clients who want to explore the gems in their own backyard while practicing social distancing are Amtrak’s private rooms.

Belmond Announces Reopening Dates for Summer 2020

Belmond has announced its intention to reopen global operations, beginning with its Italian properties in June, and implementing a series of new safety protocols.
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Rocky Mountaineer Suspends Season Until July 31

Rocky Mountaineer, the luxury train operator offering journeys to the Rocky Mountains, has extended the suspension of its 2020 travel season until July 31.

Brightline’s Havana Rum Train Returns

Brightline has partnered with Rail Events Productions to transport riders to Havana’s golden era with the Havana Rum Train this spring.

Eurostar’s Launches Direct London-Amsterdam Service

Eurostar launched a direct London-Amsterdam service—operating fully direct both to and from the Netherlands starting April 30.
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Lots of Buzz Around Brightline

You may have seen some buzz in the news regarding Brightline (soon to be Virgin Trains) opening a station on Walt Disney World in the next couple of years.
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Brightline Now Working with Travel Advisors

Brightline, announced today a new Travel Advisor Program, which allows travel advisors to access a dedicated booking portal.

Vacations By Rail Acquired by Great Rail Journeys

Vacations By Rail has been acquired by Great Rail Journeys resulting in an extensive global portfolio of escorted rail itineraries,...

Brightline Offers Spa Month Perks Onboard

In honor of Spa Month, Brightline is getting into the spirit by bringing a spa experience on board throughout select dates this August.