Ticket Types

Class of Service!

To learn more about the six classes behind the Autumn Colors Express, click any of the links below. Tickets start at just $179! Passengers will have the choice to pick their seat and railcar. The Autumn Colors Express is the last mainline public passenger train featuring both luxurious round-end observation cars and panoramic dome cars. These unique seats sell out quick, book yours today!

Chairman’s Class: $599

Travel like an 20th Century rail baron in our Chairman’s Class cars. Full meal service is included- that’s breakfast, dinner, and full non-alcoholic beverage service all day. Food is prepared fresh onboard by one of our professional railroad chefs, and is served by wait staff in traditional dining car attire! Seating for these three cars is extremely limited, so purchase your tickets quickly to ensure you don’t miss out on this truly unique experience.


Dome Class: $399

Enjoy the sights of the New River Gorge aboard one of our many dome cars! Dome seats can be purchased individually, but be advised all dome seats are at tables of four, so be ready to make some new friends! Bottle water, coffee, and soft drinks are complementary. Boxed meals from Honey Baked Ham and Panera Bread are provided.


Lounge Class: $299

Lounge seats differ from car to car, and could include seating a a table with up to three other guests, as well as single lounge seats. All of our lounges feature plush seating, plenty of room to stretch out, as well as upgraded amenities. Bottle water, coffee, and soft drinks are complementary. Boxed meals from Honey Baked Ham and Panera Bread are provided.


Private Suites: $319

For a unique socially distanced experience, look no further than our private suites. These suites seat up to four guests. Note: Private suites will only have views of one side of the tracks. Bottle water is complementary. Boxed meals from Honey Baked Ham and afternoon snack packs are provided.


Deluxe Coach: $225

Ride in a vintage railcar featuring large picture windows, dedicated volunteer attendants, and reclining coach seats. Bottle water is complementary. Boxed meals from Honey Baked Ham and afternoon snack packs are provided.


Basic Coach: $179

If you’re looking for an economical way to enjoy the New River Gorge, or you’re traveling with a large party, you’re in the right place. These modern Amtrak coaches feature reclining seats and electrical outlets right at your seat! All coach guests will receive a small breakfast at their seat, and bottled water throughout the trip.