Multi-Ride Tickets & Rail Passes

Multi-Ride Tickets allow you to take multiple trips using one ticket within a set amount of time.

The monthly ticket is valid for unlimited travel between the origin and destination stations you select, and all stations in between, for an entire calendar month.

The six-ride student pass is valid for a 365-day period. The Capitol Corridor student six-ride pass is valid for all students with student ID on Capitol Corridor trains between San Jose and Auburn. The Downeaster College Pass (for students only with college/university ID) is valid on the Downeaster trains between Boston - North Station, MA, and Brunswick, ME.  The San Joaquins student six-ride pass is valid for all students with student ID on San Joaquins trains between the San Francisco Bay Area / Sacramento to Bakersfield/Southern California.

The ten-ride ticket is valid for ten rides within a 45-day, 60-day or 180-day period depending on your origin and destination stations.

Review Ride History

After retriving your six- and ten-ride ticket on Amtrak.com or in the app you'll be able to see a summary of the number of rides you have left, along with expanded information like the date, time and service used for each trip.

You can also review the number of rides remaining on your six- and ten-ride tickets by scanning your eTicket at any Quik-Trak kiosk.

For Which Routes Can I Purchase Tickets?

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Multi-Ride Tickets are available for travel on many routes, but restrictions vary by route, destination and time of day. Multi-Ride Tickets may not be used on long-distance trains, certain segments of short-distance trains or Acela Express trains. View Multi-Ride Restricted Trains

Northeast
Northeast Regional

Newport News - Richmond - Washington, DC - New York - Boston
Keystone Service

Harrisburg - Philadephia - New York
Downeaster
Boston (BON) - Brunswick (BRK)
Empire Service

New York - Albany - Rensselaer
Midwest
Hiawatha
Chicago - Milwaukee

Illinois Zephyr, Carl Sandburg
Chicago - Galesburg - Quincy
Lincoln Service Chicago - St. Louis
Missouri River Runner St. Louis - Kansas City
Illini, Saluki Chicago - Carbondale
Wolverine Chicago - Detroit - Pontiac
Blue Water Chicago - East Lansing - Port Huron
Pere Marquette Chicago - Grand Rapids
Heartland Flyer Okalahoma City - Fort Worth
West
Amtrak Cascades Portland - Eugene
Amtrak Cascades Seattle - Mt. Vernon - Bellingham
San Joaquins San Francisco/Oakland - Fresno - Bakersfield - Los Angeles
Capitol Corridor San Jose - Oakland/San Francisco - Sacramento - Ashburn
Pacific Surfliner San Luis Obispo - Santa Barbara - Los Angeles - Orange County - San Diego
South
Carolinian Charlotte - Greensboro - Raleigh - Rocky Mount
Piedmont Charlotte - Raleigh

Are Multi-Ride Tickets Refundable?

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Refund rules vary depending on the type of ticket purchased, whether a ticket has been used already and when the refund request is made. See Refund and Exchange Policy for more information.

Are Multi-Ride Tickets Transferable?

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No. Multi-ride tickets may only be used by the passenger whose name is on the ticket.

However, on the following routes only, more than one person may use a ten-ride ticket at one time. The person named on the ticket must be one of the passengers traveling and all passengers must travel together.

  • Pacific Surfliner
  • Amtrak Cascades (Eugene, OR - Portland, OR only)
  • Heartland Flyer