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Amtrak's September Savings Are on Track

Thinking of having a ball in the early fall with travel-loving pal? Here's your deal.

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    Thinking of having a ball in the early fall with travel-loving pal? Here's your deal (but act fast).

    NO ONE MONTH "OWNS" TRAVEL, for we're on the road, and exploring, and engaging in adventure, and seeking out fresh experiences, throughout the year. And yet? September has wheels, it has wings, and its notable forward motion is inspiration. Consider that it is the "starting over" month for many, including those people that didn't quite get into the "start anew" vibe in January. We're on the move, going back to school and off to college, and there are all of those lovely fall foliage trips to consider, too. So it is quite timely that Amtrak would offer a September-themed deal, one that "50% off National Travel" throughout the month. Purchase your ticket through...

    SATURDAY, AUG. 17, but, of course, choose when in September you'd like to go and where. Something sweet about this September-awesome special? There are no blackout dates, meaning you can actually be in a place with lush autumn leaves on the first day of fall (which is Sept. 23 in 2019). Want to surprise a kid at college? Chugga-chugga in her direction. Simply enjoy seeing the country as the busy summer season finds a little chill? This is the month to do just that. It's a month that embraces its "make a change" spirit, and whether that's cleaning out a closet, or snagging a half-off deal on a locomotive-tastic adventure through the great deserts of America or up the coast of California, matters not. Well, it matters a lot, of course, to the traveler undertaking the trip. Is that you? Chugga-chugga here for more info.