United States Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

Amtrak New York to DC return - which option

Jump to last reply

We will be visiting New York and would like to catch the train to Washington. I was looking at Acela but read a post that the train sways a fair bit and the poster felt a bit sick by the end of the journey. I am now a bit wary of booking as I am prone to travel sickness (fine in planes but not great in buses). Everyone seems to recommend the train between the two cities as an easier way to travel.

Has anyone noticed the difference in swaying between the two train types?

If there isnt a difference is Acela worth the extra fare?

Thanks for any advice you may have.

12 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

View all United States activity »
  1. 1 zion, Bryce,grand canyon
  2. 2 Hotel: Union Sq. or Fisherman's Wharf?
  3. 3 Centrally located hotel in Philadelphia
  4. 4 Sea world San Diego
  5. 5 Italian restaurants in NYC
  6. 6 Flight Deals to Hawaii From Nashville?
  7. 7 Why you shouldn't hang your purse over the back of your chair in Boston
  8. 8 San Diego: Point Loma>Ocean Beach
  9. 9 Yellowstone in the winter?
  10. 10 Maui - Haleakala
  11. 11 Montana- what are must see places?
  12. 12 Small group dining in Napa area
  13. 13 Best to do list on Hawaii
  14. 14 HELP WITH SONOMA AREA ITINERARY
  15. 15 Kauai - rainy forecast every day of our trip!
  16. 16 Utah restaurants
  17. 17 Vegas, Grand Canyon, Utah National Parks trip advice
  18. 18 Trip Report Kauai Garden tours
  19. 19 Trip Report Another Perfect Visit to Paradise: Kauai
  20. 20 Toddler in California but where to go?
  21. 21 Glacier National Park 10 Days
  22. 22 Wyndham timeshares--should we or shouldn't
  23. 23 Trip Report A short stay in LA...Trip Report
  24. 24 Favorite Casual D.C. Restaurants?
  25. 25 Planning a Day Trip from Poughkeepsie (Returning by 6pm)
View next 25 » Back to the top