Are Pets Allowed on Amtrak?

Answer Amtrak does not allow pets on its trains. The only exception is service animals, which are allowed on all Amtrak trains. The "no pet" policy was instituted by Amtrak in 1976.Source:National Associa... Read More »

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What is allowed on an Amtrak train?

Baggage restrictions ONLY apply to airplanes. You can take virtually anything on a train. Every item you listed is acceptable.

How much luggage is allowed on Amtrak trains?

Passengers on Amtrak trains may check up to three bags, as long as each bag weighs less than 50 pounds and is 36 inches or less in width, height and depth. Two carry-on bags weighing less than 50 p... Read More »

Are service dogs allowed on amtrak?

Passengers with disabilities are allowed to take trained service animals on Amtrak trains. Your dog must be on a leash, tether or harness, unless the restraints interfere with its performance. You ... Read More »

What luggage size is allowed on Amtrak trains?

Passengers can carry on two bags, each less than 50 pounds and smaller than 28 x 22 x 14 inches (28 x 22 x 11 on the Pacific Surfliner). Passengers can check up to three pieces at no charge, limite... Read More »