Passenger Services

Champlain Valley Dinner Train

Starting at $99/person

Tickets Include

  • Three-hour round-trip train ride
  • Three-course meal
  • Hot coffee
  • Hot tea
  • Gratuity

Not Included

  • Full bar service and soft beverages are available for additional purchase on board.
  • Gratuity for ticket upgrades
  • Gratuity for beverage purchases

Schedule

July 2nd – September 4th 

  • Boarding Begins*: 4:00 p.m. – Depart Burlington: 5:00 p.m. – Arrive Burlington: 8:00 p.m.

September 10th – October 23rd

  • Boarding Begins*: 3:00 p.m. – Depart Burlington: 4:00 p.m. – Arrive Burlington: 7:00 p.m.

*Boarding is located on the Amtrak Platform in Burlington. One Main Street, Burlington, VT. 05401

Seating

  • Reservations are booked by the table
  • We offer traditional rail style seating with four guests to a tableParties of two will be seated with other parties of two and tickets will include seats that are side by side (each couple will receive one aisle seat and one window seat)
  • Private tables for two are available at a higher ticket price due to limited capacity on board the train
  • Seats are automatically generated by our ticket system upon booking on a first come first serve basis
  • Parties of more than 4 guests will automatically be seated together (separated by the aisle) when booked under the same order
  • Last minute seat changes may be accommodated depending on availability

Charter Services

The Champlain Valley Dinner Train is available for charters and we have hosted events for corporate functions, weddings, anniversaries, family reunions, birthday celebrations, and other special events. Examples of chartered trains include Santa Trains and the Polar Express. Companies/groups can either rent individual coaches on one of our scheduled trips or charter an entire train, depending on their needs. Vermont Rail System personnel and equipment is also available for movie and commercial productions. Our equipment covers all time periods from modern-day to steam-era. Major motion pictures filmed on the Vermont Rail System include Cider House Rules, Me, Myself, and Irene, Moonlight & Mistletoe, and Ethan Frome.

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