Trains are comfy and will give you the best views of the area. They are also spacious and offer comfortable places where you can relax and sleep. When planning a rail adventure in North America, make sure that you follow these tips:
1. Make reservations ahead of time. This can be done online or by talking to an agent. Unlike other means of transports like cars and buses, it is not usually allowed for passengers to board any train any time you want.
2. You can choose to pick a stop-off point along the way for cheaper options and spend the night or a couple of nights in a hotel nearby.
3. If all the lowest-priced tickets are sold out and your pass only covers this price, you may be required to pay the difference.
4. Purchase a ViaRail pass or Amtrak if you are going for a long trip and plan to take several journeys. This will help you save more money. However, you should note that there may be restrictions on the number of train journey within a certain period.
5.You can arrange your trip so that you will get to piece segments together by boarding different rain routes. Some of the train routes to check out include The Grand Canyon Railway and The Rocky Mountaineer.