Take the Train to Green Fleet! Amtrak's Offering an Exclusive Discount!

August 17 2010

Did you know that traveling by train generates a lesser amount of carbon dioxide than either car or air travel?  Not to mention the traffic in California can turn a drive down I 5 into a long and frustrating journey, but your trek to the Green Fleet Conference doesn't have to start your experience off on the wrong foot. Take the train for easy access and a worry-free ride! Amtrak is offering a 10% discount off the lowest available fare to San Diego between October 15 - October 22, 2010 just for Green Fleet Attendees!

Arrive rested and happy by taking the train down the California coast at a 10% discount! 

To book your reservation call Amtrak at 1-800-872-7245 or contact your local travel agent, (this discount is not available via the Internet). Refer to Convention Fare Code X86D-910 when making your reservation. This offer is not valid on the Auto Train and Accla Service. Offer valid with Sleepers, Business Class or First Class seats with payment of the full applicable accomdation charges.

So how do you get to Green Fleet from the train? Here's how:

  1. Take the Amtrak train to the Old Town Station (OLT) in San Diego (Amtrak Reservations) - remember, the 10% discount is not available via the Internet.
  2. Transfer to the historic San Diego Trolley Green Line and exit after two stops at the Fashion Valley Transit Center (Trolley map)
  3. Walk across the bridge and parking lot to the Town and Country Resort & Convention Center. You will arrive at the back of the property, walk to the front of the property for hotel check-in.  Keep an eye out for a friendly hotel staffer and hitch a ride on a hotel golf cart.

So, ditch the headaches, mileage expenses, and parking costs and arrive in style!

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