Amtrak Vacation and Other Affordable Trip Ideas

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To plan an Amtrak Vacation anywhere in America, see the links below.

This page features info about traveling to and around the state of Washington.

For affordable destinations and vacation deals in all 50 states and Washington DC, visit any of the links shown at the bottom of this page.

Read on for easy instructions on how to

* Get reduced rates on flight, car and hotel packages to Seattle, Vancouver, and other popular locations.

* Score discounted airline tickets to major cities.

* Find charming, affordable overnight accommodations throughout the state. 

* Enjoy countless annual events, local activities, trips through the rainforest, and more. 

* Sample Authentic Washington Cuisine.

One way to minimize the cost of Amtrak Vacation Packages is o customize your own trip by using the special features available on priceline.  

For instance,

Use the Name-Your-Own-Price feature to score as much as 60 percent off on hotel rooms.

Book your hotel and car at the same time.  

Make reservations at least 2 weeks prior to your arrival.  

Some Washington hotels offer cruises, fishing trips, and other excursions included with your overnight stay. 

Popular Amtrak Vacation spots in the state of Washington include Olympia, Tacoma, Seattle, Everett, and Spokane.

Using the Name-Your-Own-Price feature on priceline can save up to 40 percent on airfare, and up to 60 percent on hotel rates

You can also scan craigslist for vacation rentals, short term sublets, housing swaps, live-work situations, and other alternative accommodations.

To get started, simply visit priceline, search your desired dates and destination, then click the "Name Your Own Price" option. 

Beware that certain rules apply to naming your own price on priceline.

For example, no changes can be made to your itinerary, no part of your payment can be refunded, and you don't always get to choose a specific hotel.


The state of Washington is served by the Greyhound bus lines.

Washington State Greyhound stations are located at Addy, Arden, Bellingham, Brewster, Burbank, Centralia, Chelan Falls, Chewelah, Colfax, College Place, Colville, Deer Park, Discovery Bay, Ellensburg, Ephrata, Everett, George, Kelso, Kettle Falls, Kingston, Leavenworth, Loon Lake, Malott, Monroe, Moses Lake, Mt. Vernon, Okanogan, Olympia, Omak, Orondo, Pasco, Pateros, Port Angeles, Port Townsend, Pullman, Quincy, Ritzville, Seattle, Sequim, Skykomish, Spokane, Stevens Pass, Sunnyside, Tacoma, Touchet, Vancouver, Walla Walla, and Wallula.

Go here for a Complete List of Greyhound Locations.


Amtrak Stations in the state of Washington are located at Bellingham, Bingen, Brewster, Centralia, Chewelah, Colfax, Colville, Deer Park, Edmonds, Ephrata, Everett, Kelso, Kettle Falls, Lacy, Leavenworth, Loon Lake, Monroe, Moses Lake, Mount Vernon, Okanogan, Omak, Pasco, Pateros, Pullman, Quincy, Ritzville, Seattle, Skykomish, Spokane, Stanwood, Stevens Pass, Tacoma, Tukwila, Vancouver, Walla Walla, Wenatchee, Wishram.


Go here for a Complete List of Amtrak Stations.

Check Amtrak's website for fares, schedules, deals and special offers. 

Other available transportation options are Airport to Hotel shuttles, local taxi services, local public bus services, rented or shared passenger vehicles, motor boats, fishing boats, and cruise ships, to name just a few.

There are many ways to see the state of Washington on a budget. Just a little planning is all it takes.

Amtrak Vacation Packages and More

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