The Texas Eagle

  • Los Angeles
  • San Antonio
  • Austin
  • Dallas
  • Chicago
  • 13 nights from
  • £3,025 per person
  • Trip Code: RT-1108

Holiday Overview

The Texas Eagle a fantastic USA rail journey


Experience the heart and soul of Texas with the Texas Eagle - an Amtrak rail journey that takes you on a memorable adventure through major cities from Los Angeles to Chicago. Wind through the Land of Lincoln, cross the Mississippi River and pass through East Texas's picturesque Ozarks and piney woods. 


Along the way, enjoy vibrant cities such as San Antonio with its fiesta of colours and aromas on the Riverwalk, the live music capital of the world in Austin, and the big city attractions, Dallas. Take in 360-degree views from the Reunion Tower GeO-Deck, visit the Dallas Zoo's 2,000 animals, and revisit history at the Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza.  

The Texas Eagle includes:

  • Return Flights from the UK
  • 9 nights of hotel accommodation in Los Angeles, San Antonio, Austin, Dallas, Chicago 
  • Texas Eagle in a roomette from L.A. to San Antonio
  • Texas Eagle from San Antonio to Austin
  • Texas Eagle from Austin to Dallas
  • Texas Eagle in a roomette from Dallas to Chicago

Day 1 - Fly UK to Los Angeles

Take the flight to Los Angeles. Spend the rest of the day at leisure

Featured accommodation

Best Western Sunset Plaza

Enhance your experience

Beverly Wilshire, A Four Seasons Hotel


Day 2 - Los Angeles & The Texas Eagle

Enjoy most of the day in Los Angeles to explore. Visit one of the many famous local beaches, dabble in some celebrity spotting amongst the mansions of Beverley Hills and Hollywood, shop till you drop, or enjoy a theme park visit. In the eveining board the Texas Eagle for a 22:00 departure bound for San Antonio

Unmissable Experiences

Superliner Roomette


Day 3 - Aboard The Texas Eagle

Sit back and enjoy the scenery of Arizona, New Mexico and Texas glide past

Unmissable Experiences

Superliner Roomette


Day 4 - San Antonio

Arrive early (04:50AM) in the culturally and historically rich city of San Antonio. Spend the rest of the day exploring at leisure.

Featured accommodation

Menger Hotel


Day 5 - San Antonio

Spend a full day expolring San Antonio, perhaps visit the Alamo, stroll along the River Walk, or indulge in some of the fine Texan cuisine available

Featured accommodation

Menger Hotel


Day 6 - San Antonio to Austin

Depart early from San Antoinio (07:00) and continue East on The Texas Eagle to the Texan state capital of Austin (arrive 09:23). Austin is a vibrant city, famed for its live music scene, outdoor spaces and great food.

Featured accommodation

Hotel Indigo Austin


Day 7 - Austin

Spend a full day at leisure exploring the many delights of Austin

Featured accommodation

Hotel Indigo Austin


Day 8 - Austin to Dallas / Fort Worth

Depart Austin on the Texas Eagle for the Dallas/Fort Worth area, home to the end of the Chisholm Trail, historic cattle stockyards, the infamous 6th floor museum at Dealey Plaza and for anyone around in the 1980's, Southfork Ranch of the Dallas soap opera fame.

Featured accommodation

Hyatt Place Fort Worth Historic Stockyards


Day 9 - Dallas

Enjoy a full day at leisure to explore the Dallas / Fort Worh area

Featured accommodation

Hyatt Place Fort Worth Historic Stockyards


Day 10 - Dallas - Chicago

Board The Texas Eagle for one more night, departing Dallas at 15:40.

Unmissable Experiences

Superliner Roomette


Day 11 - Chicago

Arrive in Chicago around lunchtime (13:52) and spend the rest of the day at leisure in "The Windy City"

Featured accommodation

Palmer House a Hilton Hotel


Day 12 - Chicago

Spend a full day exploring Chicago, perhaps take in the view from the top of Sears Tower?

Featured accommodation

Palmer House a Hilton Hotel


Day 13 - Return to the UK

Spend the moring at leisure in Chicago before catching your return flight to the UK

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