California Everyday Discount for Veterans


Veterans Save 15%

U.S. Veterans and their spouses can enjoy a 15% savings on Pacific Surfliner travel year-round. Enjoy a comfy ride and take in the diverse scenery of Southern California while traveling to top destinations, including San Diego, Orange County, Los Angeles, Ventura, Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, and more. Onboard amenities such as a Café Car, Wi-Fi, power outlets and spacious seating offer a comfortable ride that will have you arriving refreshed.
To take advantage of the California Everyday Discount for veterans, book your trip using the ticketing widget below or visit the Amtrak website. Select “Adult” as your passenger type, then enter V430 into the promotion code field. You can also purchase tickets by calling 800-USA-RAIL or visiting a staffed station and referring to Discount Code V430.
This offer is valid for veterans, their spouses, and dependents when qualifying proof of veterans status is presented.
Active-duty U.S. military personnel can also save on travel by selecting 'Military' from the passenger type drop down menu to receive a 10% discount.

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  • This offer is valid for 15 percent off the regular (full) adult rail fare. Fares are subject to availability.
  • This offer is valid for veterans, their spouses, and dependents when qualifying proof of veterans status is presented.
  • This offer is valid for sale and travel between January 1, 2019 and January 31, 2020.
  • Blackouts apply on the following dates: November 27, 2019 through December 1, 2019.
  • Seating is limited; seats may not be available on all trains on all days.
  • This offer is valid for travel on the Capitol Corridor, San Joaquins, Pacific Surfliner, and associated thruways; except not valid on the 7000-8999 thruway series. These discounts are not valid on long-distance routes, including the California Zephyr, Coast Starlight, Southwest Chief, Sunset Limited and Texas Eagle.
  • This offer is valid for coach seats. Upgrade to business class is available upon full payment of applicable accommodation charges on Pacific Surfliner.
  • In addition to the discount restrictions; this offer is also subject to any restrictions, blackouts and refund rules that apply to the type of fare purchased. Fares, routes and schedules are subject to change without notice.
  • Once travel has begun; no changes to the itinerary are permitted.
  • This offer is not combinable with any other discount offer. Other restrictions may apply. Please refer to discount code V430.
Fares, routes, schedules, and services are subject to change without notice. Amtrak, Surfliner, and Pacific Surfliner are registered service marks of the National Railroad Passenger Corporation and used with permission.

Transfer free. Travel more.

The Pacific Surfliner Transit Transfer Program provides free connections to bus and transit services at most Pacific Surfliner stations. Simply show your Amtrak Pacific Surfliner paper ticket or e-Ticket when you board the connecting transit services listed below. You can also purchase a discounted 1-day transit pass for Metro (Los Angeles) and MTS (San Diego) in the Pacific Surfliner café car.

Participating transfer providers are marked throughout this website with this icon.

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