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Enjoy Cocktails on the Rails through the Champlain Valley

This intimate 18 passenger experience will surely make you feel as if you’re in a 1930’s movie, only this “speakeasy” is on a moving train! Enjoy a relaxing three-hour round-trip train ride from Burlington to Charlotte, accompanied by live music, delicious finger foods and cocktails. Our lounge car has comfortable leather barrel seats, direct bar access, and a restroom.

Tickets Include

  • Three-hour round-trip train ride
  • Hors-d’oeuvres
  • Live Music

Not Included

  • Full bar service and soft beverages are available for additional purchase on board.
  • Gratuity


SUMMER – SATURDAY & SUNDAY (June 23 – September 22)

  • Boarding Begins*: 4:00 p.m. – Depart Burlington: 5:00 p.m. – Arrive Burlington: 8:00 p.m.

FALL  – FRIDAY & SATURDAY (September 27 – October 27)

  • Boarding Begins*: 3:00 p.m. – Depart Burlington: 4:00 p.m. – Arrive Burlington: 7:00 p.m.

*Boarding is located on the Amtrak Platform in Burlington. One Main Street, Burlington, VT. 05401

What to Expect:

  • 18 leather barrel seats, 9 on each side of the train with one large drink ledge around the outside
  • Direct access to the bar
  • Live Music
  • Hors-d’oeuvres
  • Please note that this is the bar/lounge of the dinner train, which will be running simultaneously. We do not assign a server to the lounge car; our bartender will be available to you throughout the night. The dinner train servers will pass through the lounge and keep the food refreshed in your car. Dinner train meals are not available to purchase in the lounge.
  • You can purchase Dinner Train tickets and Cocktails on the Rails tickets if you’d like to have both experiences (formerly known as “Gold Class”).
Adult 21+