USA by Rail links

Wanderu - The simplest way to find and book bus and train travel.

America by Rail - Fully-escorted train tours and train vacations in the US, Canada, Central America, and Europe.

Gapyear - The world’s largest and most popular online rail directory, linked to from more than 50,000 web sites.

RailServe Amtrak Page - Guide to the latest Amtrak promotions and discounts

RailServe Music Page - Links to all kinds of railroad songs.

Trains Travel International 1

Best Train - Railroad Information Site - Trains articles and resources.

Train Tours and Train Vacations - Independent rail vacations and escorted rail tours in North America, Europe and beyond.

New Classics - Discover the best new music and win a free book, CD or DVD.

Railway Technology - An online resource for the railway industry containing information about the latest developments and news within the railway and rail transport industries. - Train travel news and passenger rail travel guides for business travel.

The Man in Seat Sixty-One - For rail and sea travel information around the world.

URPA - The United Rail Passenger Alliance is dedicated to a new Golden Age of Rail Travel. Join in the quest for more trains to more places more often in a robust and viable national passenger rail network.

Travel for Kids - A family travel guide for planning vacation trips with children as fun adventures, including train travel. Get tips on kid-friendly ‘must sees’, discover hidden treasures and learn insider secrets for holidays in Europe, North America, South America, Asia and Africa. - gap years and jobs abroad - one of the UK's leading providers of online information and advice for young people planning a gap year.

onebag-badge - One Bag - Home for the Compleat Traveller.


The Hostel Handbook - Bargain accommodation throughout North America.

Home Base Holidays - Home exchange listings worldwide, with great offers in the USA and Canada.

TrainBoard - Board the train where all railroads meet. - Railroad photo prints, calendars, and gifts.

kids can travel - Outstanding family vacation ideas and the tools to get you there.

U.S. Travel - For travel to and within the United States.

Gap Year - Help, support and community for those setting out to enjoy a year out.

Ever wish there were one site that listed every possible link to other travel-related Web sites? JohnnyJet's Travel News and Tips ( does just that, and more.

GreenTraveller - The online forum for green travellers.

Travel Notes - Very organized travel directory providing country/state information, reviewed web sites, regular travel articles, and online ticketing for car hire, hotel reservations and discounted flights.

American Work Experience - Provides placements of approximately 9 weeks on US Summer Camps with Summer Work Travel (SWT) Option. - Railroad photo prints, calendars, and gifts. - Web Directory - Pioneering website that provides resources for travelers and locals alike with a common vision of eco-friendly, people-friendly, place-friendly travel. - The definitive directory of railroad websites.

STA Travel
STA Travel offer discounted student and youth travel including cheap flights, hotel & hostel bookings, travel insurance, discount cards and tours. 

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