Ever dream of just hoping on a train for a last-minute getaway? Now you can, along with your family, thanks to Amtrak’s Companion Fare Sale in the Northeast.

Now through Aug. 30, Amtrak’s Buy One Get One companion fare sale gives two people a getaway anywhere along the Northeast Corridor for the price of one on Saturdays. Go for a day trip or go on a short weekend excursion anywhere Amtrak travels between Virginia Beach and Boston, like Washington, D.C., Philadelphia or New York City.

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The sale is valid on travel starting Jun. 29 through Aug. 30. To get the discount, use code C222 on Amtrak.com.

Three-day advanced booking is required and you and your companion must travel together on the same itinerary and have tickets issued together. The sale prices are valid for coach seats only and can’t be combined with other discounts.

—Shahrzad Warkentin



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