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What are advance purchase options for parking at Amtrak stations?

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Amtrak offers pre-purchased guaranteed parking spaces at select Amtrak stations throughout the United States. The website Parking.Amtrak.com allows a user to find, reserve and pay for parking in advance. Visitors to the site search for stations, enter arrival and departure times, and view available nearby parking options.

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What are advance purchase options for parking at Amtrak stations?
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Amtrak sends the purchaser a confirmation email that guarantees a reserved parking space at the desired location. Featured Amtrak stations include Baltimore Penn Station, DC Union Station, New York Penn Station, Chicago Union Station and Newark Penn Station.

Users of Amtrak’s pre-purchased parking can view real-time availability and pricing and can save up to 50 percent on parking fees, as of 2015. Travelers may also use their mobile phones to redeem parking passes.

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