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Everyday Discounts

Capitol Corridor offers many everyday discounts through our operator, Amtrak

Discounts cannot be combined with any other offer and are not valid on multi-ride tickets.


AAA Discount

If you are an American Automobile Association (AAA) member with a membership card, you are eligible for a 10% discount on your ticket.

  • When purchasing tickets online or from a Quik-Trak machine, you will be prompted to enter your AAA membership number.
  • When purchasing tickets from a staffed station, you must show your membership card to the agent.
  • Tickets must be purchased at least 3 days in advance of travel.

Child Discount

Kids ages 2-12 ride 1/2 price everyday when traveling with an adult.

IMPORTANT FARE POLICY CHANGE: Please note that starting March 24, 2014, the defined age of a child will be 2-12 years of age instead of 2-15 years of age. Passengers age 13-15 will be required to pay the adult fare on all trains.

  • When purchasing tickets, please must indicate that you are traveling with a child/children.
  • Up to two (2) children, ages 2-12, may accompany each paying adult 18 or older.

Senior Discount

Seniors 62 years of age and older are eligible for a 15% discount on their ticket. Passengers must show proof of age when purchasing tickets.

Disabled Passenger Discount

Capitol Corridor offers a 15% discount to persons with a physical or mental disability.

  • Discounted tickets can only be booked from a ticket counter at a staffed station.
  • Passengers must provide written documentation of disability at ticket counter and when boarding train.
  • Acceptable documentation includes: transit system ID card. Membership card from disabilities organization, or letter from physician.
  • This discount cannot be combined with any other discount programs.

Student Discount

Students with a valid Student Advantage Card are eligible for a 15% discount on their tickets.

  • When purchasing tickets online or from a Quik-Trak machine, members will be prompted to enter their membership number.
  • When purchasing tickets from a staffed station, members must show their card to the agent.
  • Tickets must be purchased at least 3 days in advance of travel.

Veteran's Discount

Veterans with a valid Veterans Advantage Members Card are eligible for a 15%discount on their tickets.

  • When purchasing tickets online or from a Quik-Trak machine, members will be prompted to enter their membership number.
  • When purchasing tickets from a staffed station, members must show their card to the agent.

Military (Active-Duty) Discount

Active-duty US Military Personnel along with their spouses and their dependents eligible for a 10% discount.

  • A valid active-duty United States Armed Forces identification card is required.
  • Tickets must be picked up at a staffed station.

NARP Discount

National Association of Railroad Passengers (NARP) members are eligible for a 10% discount on their ticket.

  • When purchasing tickets online or from a Quik-Trak machine, you will be prompted to enter your membership number.
  • When purchasing tickets from a staffed station, members must show their card to the agent.
  • Tickets must be purchased at least 3 days in advance of travel.

Group Travel Discount

The Capitol Corridor offers group travel discounts and benefits to parties of 20 or more traveling together between the same origin and destination. Visit Group Travel >