Wide, comfortable reserved Coach seating and Viewliner sleeping accommodations are available on both trains. Enjoy the sleeping car experience on the Silver Meteor (Trains 97 & 98), where traditional Dining car meals are included in the price of your ticket. Or pay less for these popular sleeping accommodations on the Silver Star (Trains 91 & 92), where food service is limited to meals purchased in the Café/Lounge car, which offers a selection of hot and cold sandwiches, snacks, beverages and other items.
The True South Lies Just Outside Your Palmetto Train Window
As you take the Palmetto from New York City to Savannah, GA, you'll be treated to a unique picture of the American South. Stop along the way to explore the charms of Richmond, VA, and tour the antebellum homes of Charleston, SC. In Savannah, you can wander the 22 squares that dot the city's historic downtown or stroll the beach of nearby Tybee Island. No matter what you decide to do and see, you'll want to return soon to experience more of the South's history and personality.
Business Class on the Palmetto
Enjoy an enhanced travel experience in Business Class on the Palmetto and you'll have access to exclusive amenities such as a fully refundable ticket if canceled prior to departure, 25% point bonus for Amtrak Guest Rewards members, seating in a dedicated car, leather seats with extra legroom with footrests and complimentary non-alcoholic beverages.
Features & Amenities
Take your small dog or cat along with you on the train. Before you go, learn more about the types of pets allowed, pet reservations and fares, approved pet carriers and additional details.