California Everyday Discount for Senior Passengers

Travelers ages 62 and older can enjoy a 15% savings on select routes in California, including the Pacific Surfliner, Capitol Corridor and San Joaquins. Sink into your seat and enjoy the diverse scenery of the Golden State while traveling to top destinations, including San Diego, Los Angeles, and Santa Barbara; Bakersfield, Fresno and Stockton; as well as the San Francisco Bay Area, Silicon Valley, and Sacramento. Onboard amenities such as a Café Car, WiFi, power outlets and spacious seating offer a comfortable ride that will have you arriving refreshed.

This offer is different from the national Amtrak discount for seniors 62 and older, which offers a 10% savings for passengers ages 65 and older. To take advantage of the California Everyday Discount for seniors, select “Adult” as your passenger type on the booking widget below and enter the promotion code "V282". Do not select "Senior" as your passenger type, as that will provide you with the national 10% discount instead. You can also use the promotion code elsewhere on the website, 800-USA-RAIL, or at staffed stations. 

Valid for sale: January 7, 2018 – January 31, 2019

Valid for travel: January 7, 2018 – January 31, 2019

Terms and Conditions
  • Valid for 15 percent off the regular (full) adult rail fare.
  • Valid for senior citizens ages 62 and older.
  • Valid for sale and travel between January 7, 2018 and January 31, 2019.
  • Blackouts apply on the following dates: November 21, 2018 through November 25, 2018.
  • This offer is valid for travel on the Capitol Corridor, San Joaquins, Pacific Surfliner, and associated Thruways; except not valid on the 7000-8999 Thruway series.
  • Seating is limited; Seats may not be available on all trains on all days.
  • Fares are subject to availability.
  • This offer is valid for coach seats. Upgrades to Business Class are available upon full payment of applicable accommodation charges on the Pacific Surfliner.
  • In addition to the discount restrictions; this offer is also subject to any restrictions, blackouts and refund rules that apply to the type of fare purchased.
  • Fares, routes and schedules are subject to change without notice.
  • Once travel has begun; no changes to the itinerary are permitted.
  • This offer is not combinable with any other discount offer.
  • Other restrictions may apply.
  • Valid proof of age is required when purchasing your ticket and onboard the train.