It is a dream of people to travel all over the United States and have a look at the beautiful terrains that are present. However, it is a rather costly affair and hence, people back out usually. But you would be surprised pleasantly to realize that Derek Low has shown us how it can be done for $213. You will not have to drive and all that you will have to do is sit back and relax during your train journey.
The journey will span for 4 days, during which you will cover 3,400 miles. It starts from San Francisco, goes through Colorado Rockies and reaches New York City. It will comprise of travel predominantly; but will also give you time for sight-seeing. You will be able to explore the majority of the United States without having to spend much on accommodation and travel! An alternative to this would be getting on Route 66 and exploring everything around!
Here’s the route that Low took for train travel across the USA…
… and here are all his tickets:
It took four days of riding to get across the country. Day 1 was 17 hours and went from San Francisco to Salt Lake City.
Low as he boarded the first train for his journey.