Hiawatha Service Reserved during Thanksgiving Holiday

Effective November 26 - December 2, 2019

Make Your Hiawatha Service Reservations Now

To better accommodate the increased number of travelers expected during the busy Thanksgiving holiday period, reservations will be required on all Hiawatha Service trains from Tuesday, November 26 through Monday, December. 2.  During this period, the date and time on your ticket must match the train you are riding on.
Monthly and ten-ride ticket holders will not need reservations.

Holiday Travel Reminders

  • For reservations, visit Amtrak.com, use our free mobile app, speak with station personnel or call 800-USA-RAIL (1-800-872-7245).
  • Use an eTicket to avoid ticket counter lines.
  • Allow ample time to arrive at the station and board the train.
  • Boarding gates close five minutes before train departures.
  • Ticket sales end 10 minutes before departure times.
  • If checking baggage: Arrive one hour before departure.
  • If assistance is required: arrive early and alert staff.
  • Make sure your bags are tagged with your name and address.
  • Amtrak customers must produce valid photo identification when requested; including the following instances:
    • Obtaining, exchanging or refunding tickets
    • Storing baggage at stations
    • Checking baggage
    • Onboard trains, in response to a request by an Amtrak employee
    • Visit Amtrak.com for complete ID requirement details.
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