Woo-hoo for the Choo-choo! Amtrak Offering Discount to Train-riding Writers

Hippocampus Magazine is pleased to announce that Amtrak is offering HippoCamp attendees a 10-percent discount on train travel. Lancaster is a stop on Amtrak’s Pennsylvanian and Keystone routes, and train station is only a mile and a half from the conference center.

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Image courtesy of Envision Consulting.

Here are the details directly from Amtrak (which can also be found on our Venue and Travel page):

Amtrak offers a 10% discount off the best available rail fare to (Lancaster, PA) between (August 04, 2015 – August 13, 2015). To book your reservation call Amtrak at 1 (800) 872-7245 or contact your local travel agent. Conventions cannot be booked via Internet. Please be sure to refer to Convention Fare Code  X71V-922 when making your reservation. This offer is not valid on the Auto Train and Acela Service. Fare is valid on Amtrak Regional for all departures seven days a week, except for holiday blackouts. Offer valid with Sleepers, Business Class or First Class seats with payment of the full applicable accommodation charges.

No matter how you are getting to HippoCamp and Lancaster–car, bus, plane, train or on foot–we can’t wait to see you!