Begin and end your vacation in the same destination with a round trip vacation by rail, and double the sights you see as you travel a northern and southern route to your beginning and end point.
Enjoy distinct geographical differences as well as completely different train experiences. For instance, you may elect to travel west from Chicago over the Colorado Rockies to Salt Lake City and San Francisco aboard the California Zephyr, returning to the Windy City on the Southwest Chief’s route through the colorful southwest.
In Canada, make a grand rail circle through the Canadian Rockies—aboard the same train or embark on two entirely different train experiences. You can elect to travel roundtrip through the Canadian Rokcies aboard traveling aboard the all-daylight Rocky Mountaineer travel one-leg of the trip aboard VIA Rail’s Canadian, adding a classic overnight rail experience to your vacation.
Discover our Round Trip Tours
Seattle / San Francisco Express 10 days from $2695
Set your own pace on this exciting rail tour to two of the Pacific Coast's most exciting cities, Seattle and San Francisco! Beginning in Chicago, board Amtrak's Empire Builder for the 2,206-mile journey to the Emerald City, Seattle.
Departs from October 2015 to October 2015.
Spectacular Alaska 10 days from $2969
This exciting 10-day vacation showcases the best of Alaska, from calving glaciers in Kenai Fjords National Park and a ride on the world-famous Alaska Railroad to exploring Denali National Park and a scenic cruise on Prince William Sound where you can view amazing wildlife.
Departs from May 2015 to September 2015.
The Royal Scotsman- Grand West Highland 6 days from $TBD
Discover the mysterious lochs, wooded glens and quaint towns of the Scottish Highlands aboard the luxurious Royal Scotsman. Your travels take you through spectacular scenery en route to Gothic estates, historic monuments, and quintessential Scottish sites.
Departs from May 2015 to September 2016.
Western Canada Winter Adventure 11 days from $4995
Embark on a tour of a lifetime full of snow-capped mountains, pristine lakes, and evergreen forests, Explore cosmopolitan Vancouver, delight in panoramic views from the glass-domed ceiling of VIA Rail's Canadian, and take a gondola ride in Banff among many exciting activities that set this winter tour apart from all the rest.
Departs from November 2014 to February 2015.