JEFFERSON CITY - Planning to attend the Missouri State Fair? Make it easier on your nerves and your wallet by taking the family aboard the Amtrak Missouri River Runner with a special fare for the Fair: just $5 for kids ages 2 to 15, one-way - or $10 round trip.
"Going to the State Fair is a great way to have family fun this summer," said Michelle Teel, Missouri Department of Transportation's multimodal operations director. "Start your trip out right by taking the Missouri River Runner to enjoy relaxing, reliable and reasonably-priced travel."
Purchase tickets now through Aug. 17 for travel from Aug. 8-18, 2013, to and from Sedalia, Mo., only. The discount offer must be booked at least a day in advance and is available for up to two children with each full-fare paying adult. Fares are subject to availability. Refer to discount code V156 when making reservations by phone at 1-800-USA-RAIL (872-7245) or online at Amtrak.com. eTicketing now is available.