Amtrak offers train trips to Florida with stops in several Florida locations including major cities, such as Orlando, Tampa and Miami, and smaller cities, such as Lakeland, Winter Haven and Fort Lauderdale, as of 2015. Silver Meteor, Palmetto and Silver Star are the names of the three different Amtrak routes that travel into Florida.Continue Reading
Direct train routes to Florida can be made from New York, Philadelphia, Washington, DC and Charleston, and many other cities along the path. A traveler can get to Florida from virtually anywhere in the United States using Amtrak routes, but the process requires transfers and could include both bus and train routes.
The prices of train trips vary and can even differ from day to day on the same route. Reservations for a train ride to Florida can be made and paid for through Amtrak's website at Amtrak.com.
Amtrak offers Superliner Sleeping on the Silver Meteor and Silver Star routes. These accommodations include a private room for day and night use along with amenities, and some rooms also offer private lavatories and showers. Coach passengers have seating that reclines with a leg rest and also includes a tray table, overhead light and pillow. There are dining services available with hot meals and a cafe for snacks and sandwiches.Learn more about Geography