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Kids ride for just $5 on North Carolina's Amtrak this summer

Posted June 24, 2015 8:00 p.m. EDT

The Piedmont train celebrated its 20th anniversary in May 2015.

North Carolina's Amtrak is offering a great deal for kids this summer.

Through Aug. 27, kids ages 2 to 12 can ride for just $5 to any destination in North Carolina. The deal is good on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. The child must be accompanied by a paid adult.

To get the deal, use discount code V615 when booking your ticket on Two kids can each ride for $5 per one paid adult.

Where can you go? Stops between here and elsewhere include Charlotte, Greensboro and Rocky Mount. North Carolina Amtrak's website has more information.