WORCESTER – The nationwide passenger railroad service Amtrak — with a Lake Shore Limited passenger line station at Worcester’s Union Station – is having a buy one, get one flash sale from Valentine’s Day until Feb. 18.

During the next five days, you can get a free companion fare — buy one, get one free — valid for travel March 25 – July 29, 2019.

Here’s the deal:

  • Free companion fare with the purchase of one full-price adult fare
  • Available on most Amtrak routes for both coach and Acela business class tickets
  • Prime travel period during spring and summer
  • No blackouts

When purchasing your tickets, you MUST indicate that you are purchasing TWO adult tickets. The promotion will be applied.

From Worcester, you can travel to NYC, Buffalo, Cleveland and Chicago via the Lake Shore Limited trainSee other routes for additional destinations.

Sample routes: 

Boston, MA to New York, NY $83/Acela $125
Portland, ME to Boston, MA $29
New York, NY to Washington, DC $96/Acela $173
Washington, DC to Charlotte, NC $90
Washington, DC to Orlando, FL $135
Atlanta, GA to Washington, DC $129
Chicago, IL to Kansas City, MO $69
Chicago, IL to New Orleans, LA $135
Detroit, MI to Chicago, IL $39
Seattle, WA to Portland, OR $35
San Francisco, CA to Portland, OR $92
Los Angeles, CA to Portland, OR $121
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  • Patrick Sargent is the founder and lead reporter for ThisWeekinWorcester.com. He was born and raised on Grafton Hill and is a graduate of Holy Name high school and Worcester State University. Over the past two years, he worked as a contributing reporter for the Worcester Sun. Previous to that, over the course of several years, he had stints with GoLocalWorcester, Worcester Magazine, the Leominster Champion and Fitchburg Pride. He is the owner of Sargent Media, LLC and can be contacted at [email protected] or 774-232-1223.