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Address: CA 90713
Phone Number: +1 800-872-7245
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This Amtrak route goes from Seattle, WA., to Los Angeles.

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A Great Way To Travel

Took the Starlight from Tacoma to Portland for a family holiday get-away with the kids and grand children. It was the most comfortable form of travel I've ever experienced, and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
RobertELeeMo
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Anderson Island, Washington

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Anderson Island, Washington
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47 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Took the Starlight from Tacoma to Portland for a family holiday get-away with the kids and grand children. It was the most comfortable form of travel I've ever experienced, and I've been on a lot of airplanes. We took the Cascade back from Portland - very nice commuter type of train with fewer amenities, but still very comfortable.

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Olympia, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We boarded the Coast Starlight on a Monday the day after our wedding. Starting in Centralia, WA, we rode in a bedroom all the way down to L.A. The train was an hour and a half late the whole trip but somehow arrived 15 minutes early into LA. The room: we are tall people so we are used to normal... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first multi-state train trip and it certainly won't be our last. What an awesome way to travel. If you haven't experienced it; I highly recommend it!

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

To see more of the US than a corporate hotel room and office, we decided to travel L.A. to Denver on the Amtrak Train. Honestly, this was wonderful! Most especially the value for money on the Coast Starlight: For the princely sum of $370 I got a private cabin for two for a 12 hour train ride, all meals included... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love to travel by train and thought doing the Coast Starlight trip as part of my holiday from Australia would be a good way to see a lot more of the United States, especially since we were heading north to Vancouver anyway. For the most part, it did not disappoint. We got on the train (which was on time... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came all the way from Australia to ride Amtrak. We couldnt even get dinner. Train was an hour late. Seats were diry full of rubbish. Service appalling. Next time I'll fly!!

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Thank Janet M
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Train ran a few hours late. Amtrak decided that a 7 hour bus ride. Was the best way to guarantee a connection. While the bus company had two hours to arrive at the station, we had ten minutes warning to get dressed and get off the train. No, i am not making that up. And of course its a bus... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved this ride. The ONLY downside was that there was a 4 hour delay. And it sounded like this was due to a passenger health emergency and a drawbridge issue. We were not on a tight time schedule, so this had little affect on us. We traveled business class, which was great. Seating was very comfortable. The WiFi signal,... More 

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Dorena
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the Coast Starlight Amtrak train from Seattle to Santa Barbara booking a roomette, just to see what train travel with a bed is like. I was surprised at how many folks we met who crisscross the country this way regularly, and not all of them because they are afraid of air travel. It is a great way to... More 

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San Jose, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've been shuffling between Northern and Southern California for over a decade, and the Coast Starlight is, by far, the best way to do it. There's no pesky security lines or luggage charges, you can get up and walk about the whole way, and the views along the Pacific Coast are unbeatable. I suggest getting a sleeper accommodation, even for... More 

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