Here’s What That Post About Taking a Train Across the USA for $213 Doesn’t Tell You
Eric Fadden

I took the Zephyr from Chicago to Emeryville (Oakland) and had a great time. It would be better to break it into two trips with a night in a real bed in between, but I’d do it again. Of course I also rode a Greyhound from San Francisco to Chicago and back once and had an even better time. And I’m a vegetarian.