The Modern Luxury of Trains

Courtesy of Golden Eagle

The luxe accommodations and elegant details available on the world's finest trains.

Russia

The Imperial Suites on Russia's Golden Eagle train include a private, en suite bathroom with a full power shower and heated floors.

California and Oregon

Wine tastings are an afternoon ritual on Amtrak's Coast Starlight up the West Coast of the United States (passing by California and Oregon vineyards).

Italy

Dining car 4141 on the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express has glass panels by French designer Rene Lalique. The panels are similar to those featured in the movie Murder on the Orient Express.

Texas

Coach seats on Amtrak's Texas Eagle, from Chicago to Los Angeles by way of Texas, have a recline pitch of 52 inches, compared to the 30 to 32 inches offered by airlines.