Deals & Promotions

Visit some great destinations and enjoy a comfortable ride on the Capitol Corridor. And take advantage of our seasonal deals and everyday discounts. These promotions will help you get more out of your trip.


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Buy One Get One Free
All-day Saturdays in Northern California

You can now buy one full-fare ticket for Saturday travel aboard the Capitol Corridor and you’ll get another fare absolutely free. Travel any Saturday from now until September 29, 2018.


Oakland A’s
Save 25% on travel to the Game

During the 2018 season, save 25% on train travel to the Oakland Alameda Coliseum to see the A’s in action. Book today for your day at the ballpark!


Seniors Save 50%
on Midweek Travel

Half-off fares for seniors age 62 and over. Plan a mid-week getaway and save 50% on fares when you travel any Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday.


Friends and Family
Save 50% Everyday

Small groups of 2 to 6 passengers can travel for less every day of the week. Buy one full fare ticket and save 50% on up to five companion fares!


Pier 39
Sea Lions, RocketBoat and More!

With connecting bus service direct to Pier 39, the Capitol Corridor is your traffic-free, stress-free way to visit San Francisco’s favorite waterfront attractions.


Great America
A short walk from Santa Clara-Great America station

Fun for everyone! Take the train there and make the most of your day.

AT&T Park
Baseball and entertainment in San Francisco

AT&T Park, home of the San Francisco Giants, is a home to more than just baseball. With breathtaking views of the Bay as a main tourist attraction, AT&T Park is open year round to Ballpark Tours as well as public and private events.

California Everyday Discounts


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. To receive this discount, please select the ADULT passenger type and use the promotion code V282 on our booking engine or at a station Quik-Trak machine. You may also receive this discount from a ticket agent at a staffed station or from a conductor if you board a train at an unstaffed station.


Student Discount

Students age 13-25 are eligible to receive a 15% discount on their train ticket. To receive this discount, please select the ADULT passenger type and use the promotion code V353 on our booking engine or at a station Quik-Trak machine. You may also receive this discount from a ticket agent at a staffed station or from a conductor if you board a train at an unstaffed station. Passengers must have a valid Student ID.


Disabled Passenger Discount

Capitol Corridor offers a 15% discount to persons with a physical or mental disability. To receive this discount, please select the ADULT passenger type and then select “Passenger with Disability (PWD)” in the sub-menu that appears.  You may use the promotion code V577 on our booking engine or at a station Quik-Trak machine. You may also receive this discount from a ticket agent at a staffed station or from a conductor if you board a train at an unstaffed 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.

Child Discount

Children ages 2-12 ride half-price every day with a paid adult. Passengers age 13-15 will be required to pay the adult fare on all trains.

  • Discount limited to one child (2-12) per paid adult traveling with a child.
  • Infants ages 2 and younger ride free.

Friends and Family Discount

Small groups of 2 to 6 passengers can travel for less every day of the week. Buy one full-fare ticket and save 50% on up to five companion fares with the Friends and Family discount.


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.

Veterans Discount

As of March 24, 2018 the national Veterans Advantage Members discount has been discontinued by Amtrak.  However, CCJPA is working on a replacement Veterans discount for the Capitol Corridor route to be launched in the near future.


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.


AAA (American Automobile Association) Discount

As of February 15, 2018 the national AAA discount has been discontinued by Amtrak.  However, CCJPA is working on a replacement AAA discount for the Capitol Corridor route to be launched in the near future.