Paxrail | Excursions, Day Trips & Corporate Events

Paxrail provides unforgettable experiences, from a social event moving at 100 mph, to a corporate party at historic Chicago Union Station. Enjoy spectacular views in the dome car or simply relax in the lounge.

Our fleet is available for a wide range of excursions, events, and private charters throughout North America. With decades of experience in rail and private car operations, the Paxrail team makes creating a memorable experience for friends, family, or clients easy.

Corporate Events
From company holiday parties to “train-storming” the Paxrail dome cars are ready for to make your work event an unforgettable party. The Stampede Pass has a full kitchen, bar, and table settings for 32, with additional club seating for 10 and plenty of room for mingling. Multiple restrooms and private spaces for planning make this unusual venue incredibly event friendly. Command the full attention of your team and give them a day or night trip to remember.

Charity Events
Benefit brunches, lunches or dinners are great fundraisers with high value seating for top donors. Roundtrips can be planned from 3-6 hour events. Paxrail has also hosted student groups and other educational and hands on events to explore the engineering behind these historic cars and imagine their future.

Day Trips
Plan a day trip for your friends and family or local organization. Day trips run from Chicago Union Station to destinations throughout the Midwest, such as Milwaukee, Michigan, and St. Louis.

Traveling cross country in a dome car is an experience of a lifetime. Sleep in a queen size bed with a private full bath or share a bath in either of the full size rooms. Paxrail can operate throughout most of the Amtrak network, including to popular destinations such as Washington, New Orleans, Los Angeles, Denver, and Seattle.

Like us on Facebook at and follow us on Twitter @Paxrail to hear about the latest open events. To plan your own excursion, contact us at 847.922.2500 or