Upcoming Trips

Upcoming Trips

March 17th St. Patrick’s Weekend in Boston

March 17th St. Patrick’s Weekend in Boston


Amtrak has offered a special opportunity for private cars to travel on the Northeast Corridor during daylight hours between Washington DC and Boston on a trial basis.

Come along with us as we travel from D.C. to New York, then North of Penn Station thru Connecticut, Rhode Island and Massachusetts on one of Boston’s biggest holidays!

St.Patrick’s Day in Boston!

Saturday, March 17 Departing Washington D.C., arriving Boston

Depart Washington @ 6:20 am and arrive Boston @ 2:20 pm to enjoy a Saturday night dining and enjoying social festivities in New England’s largest town.*

Sunday, March 18

Head down to South Boston for the Annual St Patrick’s Day parade. This packed, long time tradition always occurs on the Sunday closest to St Paddy’s Day.

Enjoy your day out and about in what was the most populated city in the US until 1755, home of Paul Revere, John F Kennedy and countless other historical figures.*

Monday, March 19

After a morning enjoying a brisk walk across the Boston Commons or a colonial breakfast at Faneuil Hall we depart South Station at 11:15 am arriving back in Washington DC at 6:51 pm.

* Price does NOT include hotel accommodations however we can assist in booking accommodations in Boston. Onboard accommodations may be possible, contact us for details.


Roundtrip – $429

$429.00 gets you a ride onboard Pennsylvania Railroad’s Colonial series Sleeper / Lounge the “Colonial Crafts” including breakfast and a light lunch on the Northbound and Lunch and Snacks on the Southbound and beverages.

Contact us if you would like to board / detrain at any other stops on the schedule. We can be reached at privaterailcar@gmail.com