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The Berkshire Flyer

The Berkshire Flyer is Amtrak’s new seasonal passenger rail service between New York City and the Berkshires.

All Aboard!

Purchase Tickets

The Berkshire Flyer provides rail service from New York City to Pittsfield in the Berkshires each weekend Memorial Day weekend through Columbus Day weekend. Tickets go on sale soon. Book early to guarantee yourself a seat and come discover summer #intheberkshires.

Insider Tip: Memorial Day weekend and Labor day weekend Flyer services are the only weekends where passengers get to spend two full days and three nights in the Berkshires.

Getting Around the Berkshires

How to Get to Your Final Destination

After you arrive in the Berkshires on Friday, you will need a way to get from the train station to where you are staying. As the county is made up of 30 towns and 2 cities we highly recommend you make advance plans to travel from the train station to your final destination and make similar plans to return to the station on Sunday. We have listed a variety of transportation options below. Hopefully one will be the perfect fit for you and your Berkshire vacation!

Find help with planning

Planning Resources

Use these year-round go-to resources detailing what to do, where to stay, and all things delicious and fun #intheberkshires.

Hikers at Canyon Ranch

Itinerary Inspiration

Things to Do

Our region is surrounded by picturesque mountains, lush green valleys, and crystal clear waters where you’ll find numerous, unique recreational activities all year long.

The Latest Updates

Follow The Berkshire Flyer

Follow @theberkshireflyer on Instagram for the latest Flyer updates and inspiration for your next Berkshire adventure!

What Riders Are Saying

Press About The Berkshire Flyer

See what riders are saying about their experience on The Berkshire Flyer and spending a weekend #intheBerkshires!

A Spotify Playlist for Your Trip

Berkshire Playlists

Enjoy music from the Berkshires and beyond curated by 1Berkshire.


Pick a season

A Sampling of Seasons

The Berkshires is nestled within the rolling Appalachian mountains and is neighbor to New York, Connecticut, and Vermont, resulting in breathtaking, four-season scenery.

Get the Official
Guide to the Berkshires

Inspire wanderlust with the Official Guide to the Berkshires, a year-round, comprehensive resource to help you plan the perfect respite.

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Interested in promoting your business with the Berkshire Flyer? Our Berkshire Flyer Media Kit has a variety of opportunities showcase your business and maximize your exposure to visitors planning their trip to the Berkshires!