Friends and Family Half-Price Fares

Buy one full fare ticket and save 50% on up to five companion fares, every day of the week!

For an unforgettable family or group outing, get onboard, sit back, and relax as you enjoy plenty of legroom and the incredible views on the Capitol Corridor. When you buy one full-fare ticket, up to five people can travel with you for 50% off. This online-only discount offer must be booked at least 48 hours in advance and is valid for travel through January 2, 2018.

Please note that when booking, you must select “Adult” as the Passenger Type for all passengers, including Children and Seniors, in order to receive the discount fare.

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Offer Terms & Conditions

  • Exclusively available at
  • Valid for sale through December 31, 2017.
  • Valid for travel January 3, 2017 – January 2, 2018.
  • Blackout dates: November 21-22 and 25-27, 2017.
  • Advance reservations are required a minimum of two (2) days prior to travel.
  • Valid for travel on the Capitol Corridor and associated Thruways; except not valid on the 7000-8999 Thruways series
  • This offer is valid for travel on Thruways that serve the following cities only: San Francisco, Auburn, Rocklin, Roseville, and Colfax, California.
  • Travel is prohibited on all additional Thruways that serve the Capitol Corridor route.
  • Valid for coach seats only; no upgrades permitted.
  • Seating is limited; seats may not be available on all trains at all times.
  • Companions and regular (full) fare passenger must travel together on the same itinerary and have tickets issued together.
  • Companions are subject to the same restrictions and conditions as the regular full fare passenger.
  • In addition to the discount restrictions, this offer is also subject to any restrictions, blackouts, and refund rules that apply to the type of fare purchased.
  • Fares are subject to availability.
  • Fares, routes, and schedules are subject to change without notice.
  • Once travel has begun, no changes to the itinerary are permitted.
  • Not combinable with any other discount offer.
  • Other restrictions may apply.

This online-only discount offer is valid for travel now through January 2, 2018. Passengers purchasing one regular (full), adult train fare can bring up to five companions for 50% off. This deal can only be booked through December 31, 2017.