WASHINGTON & MIAMI – Amtrak, Carnival Cruise Lines, and Holland America Line today announced a special partnership that combines the pleasure of rail travel with the excitement of a cruise. Through this "Rail & Cruise" program, Amtrak is pleased to offer guests discounts of up to 25 percent when traveling by rail to and from a cruise on Carnival Cruise Lines or Holland America Line.
The "Rail & Cruise" program is available to guests who travel on Amtrak in conjunction with a wide variety of three- to 16-day Carnival and Holland America voyages departing now through December 31, 2003. The program offers Amtrak rail travel between 530 cities throughout the U.S. and Canada and the 18 North American homeports currently served by Carnival and Holland America.
"Rail & Cruise" is available on most Amtrak routes excluding the Auto Train, Acela Express, and Metroliner services
For additional information on the new "Rail & Cruise" program, guests may call their travel agent or Amtrak at 1-800-USA-RAIL, Carnival Cruise Lines at 1-800-CARNIVAL, or Holland America Line at 1-877-SAIL-HAL.
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