Upcoming Trips & Tickets

New York to Chicago and return


The Cardinal

October 8 - October 13, 2021

Come join us on a historic and scenic trip from the Big Apple to the Windy City!! We'll have the Pacific Home http://www.pacifichomerail.com/ a beautiful restored sleeper car for night time accommodations along with the only one of its kind, the Kitchi Gammi Club. Upon arriving Chicago, you can feel free to roam this magnificent city. If you choose, on the 10th we'll have a chartered bus to take us to the Illinois Railroad Museum located in Union, Illinois in the morning and returning late evening.

Oct 8 - Depart New York 6:45am Train 51 The Cardinal

Oct 9 - Arrive Chicago 10:00am overnight on cars

Oct 10 - Illinois Railroad Museum

Oct 11 - In Chicago

Oct 12 - Depart Chicago 5:45pm Train 50 The Cardinal

Oct 13 - Arrive New York 9:58pm


  • All food and beverages included

  • Transportation to IRM

  • Ticket to IRM

  • Embark or detrain at any station served by The Cardinal - same price

  • Sleeping accommodations are Double Bedrooms and Roomettes on the Pacific Home

COST PER PERSON - $2950.00

Partial payments will be accepted, however FULL PAYMENT must be completed and received by September 1st.

Cancellations are subject to a 50% penalty after September 1st.

Full refund if trip is cancelled by Virginia Rail or Amtrak.