Amtrak

  • Amtrak Customers Can Tour the Country for One Low Fare with USA Rail Pass

    Published on : Tuesday, June 8, 2021

    With the relaunch of its USA Rail Pass, Amtrak is introducing a new and affordable way to take a multi-segment train journey across America. This new offering allows customers to take up to ten rides to see the country and …

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  • Amtrak Seeks To Bring More Rail Service To More Communities

    Published on : Thursday, May 27, 2021

    Amtrak is initiating the work to deliver by 2035 more frequent, reliable and sustainable intercity passenger rail service to over 160 more communities and 20 million more passengers annually, as outlined in the Amtrak Corridor Vision released today. To be …

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  • Amtrak Highlights Superior Amenities at an Affordable Price Onboard Acela Trains

    Published on : Saturday, April 3, 2021

    Taking the Acela for travel on the Northeast Corridor (NEC) is now more convenient than ever and travelers can enjoy low fares now available between many cities from Washington, D.C. to Boston. To provide more schedule flexibility, Amtrak is also …

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  • Statement by Amtrak CEO Bill Flynn on Safety & Security

    Published on : Saturday, January 16, 2021

    There is nothing more important than the safety of our employees. Since the start of the pandemic, our dedicated frontline employees have kept our trains running, providing a vital transportation service to essential workers. We join our labor partners in …

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  • Amtrak Adds New Digital Payment Options

    Published on : Wednesday, December 9, 2020

    To enhance the customer experience, Amtrak is now offering new digital payment options on the Amtrak mobile app and Amtrak.com, including Apple Pay, Google Pay and PayPal. “We know every minute counts for our customers and now purchasing tickets is …

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  • Amtrak Wins Metrolink Operations Contract

    Published on : Wednesday, December 2, 2020

    Amtrak announced that Metrolink, Southern California’s passenger train service, awarded Amtrak a four-and-a-half-year contract for commuter train operations services that will begin on January 1, 2021 and expire on June 30, 2025. As part of the contract, Amtrak will provide …

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  • Stephen Gardner Named Amtrak President as Part of New Leadership Structure

    Published on : Tuesday, December 1, 2020

    Amtrak CEO Bill Flynn announced that Stephen Gardner has been appointed President, effective Dec. 1, 2020. Gardner’s appointment is part of a broader set of actions taken under Flynn’s leadership, working with the Board of Directors, to ensure that Amtrak …

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  • Amtrak: Kids Ride Free Sale Available for Travel on A Rail Adventure This Fall

    Published on : Wednesday, October 21, 2020

    Families can travel this fall, without the hassle of driving or flying, by taking advantage of the Kids Ride Free flash sale. This sale allows one child, age 2-12, to travel free with each paid adult ticket and is available …

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  • Amtrak Recommends Booking Thanksgiving Tickets Early

    Published on : Wednesday, October 14, 2020

    This Thanksgiving travel season, Amtrak is ready to help customers travel safely and comfortably to reconnect with friends and family. Amtrak is delivering a new standard of travel that includes enhanced cleaning protocols, contactless amenities, social distancing on board and …

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  • Amtrak-led Coalition Wins Another Southwest Chief Grant

    Published on : Thursday, September 24, 2020

    Amtrak, committed to the national network of long-distance, interregional trains, is thanking the Federal Railroad Administration for a $5.6 million Consolidated Rail Infrastructure and Safety Improvements (CRISI) grant to stabilize and rehabilitate the route of the Amtrak Southwest Chief in …

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  • Amtrak Takes New Step to Ensure Distancing on Trains

    Published on : Thursday, September 10, 2020

    Amtrak is taking a new step to make certain our customers can easily distance themselves from each other on our busiest trains in the Northeast Corridor and on the Amtrak National Network. Effective Sept. 14, customers who purchase multi-ride tickets …

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  • Amtrak Expands Carry-On Bike Program on Northeast Regional and Northeast State-Supported Trains

    Published on : Friday, September 4, 2020

    Amtrak has expanded its Carry-on bike program for most Northeast Regional departures, beginning Tuesday, Sept. 8, allowing customers to store their bike inside of the passenger coach in a designated space. In addition, Amtrak has worked with its various Northeast …

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  • Amtrak Celebrates 30th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act

    Published on : Tuesday, July 28, 2020

    Amtrak is commemorating the 30th anniversary of the landmark Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), signed into law on July 26, 1990. With input from station owners, stakeholders from the disability community and state and federal officials, America’s Railroad® has taken …

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  • Amtrak Introduces Lowest Fares of 2020 for Acela and Northeast Regional Trains

    Published on : Friday, July 10, 2020

    Amtrak passengers can now receive extra savings when traveling throughout the Northeast with the lowest fares of the year, which combine 30 percent savings with the ongoing Saver Fares already offered on Acela and Northeast Regional (NER) trains, by booking …

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  • Milwaukee-Chicago Amtrak Hiawatha Service Returns June 1

    Published on : Thursday, May 28, 2020

    Beginning June 1, Amtrak and our partner state transportation departments are restoring a Hiawatha Service round-trip between Milwaukee and Chicago in response to anticipated increased demand. Hiawatha Trains 332 & 339 and continued service by Amtrak Empire Builder Trains 7/27 …

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  • Amtrak and PennDOT to Restore Pennsylvanian and Keystone Service

    Published on : Friday, May 22, 2020

    In coordination with state partners at the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, beginning June 1, Amtrak is fully restoring Pennsylvanian service (New York – Philadelphia – Pittsburgh) frequencies and Keystone Service (New York – Philadelphia – Harrisburg) trains will begin operating …

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  • Amtrak to Return Acela Service on the Northeast Corridor

    Published on : Monday, May 11, 2020

    Beginning June 1, Amtrak is restoring Acela service on the Northeast Corridor on a modified schedule in response to anticipated increased demand. Modified service will include the restoration of three weekday Acela roundtrips. Northeast Regional frequencies will also be increased …

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  • Amtrak Requires Facial Coverings as Added Measure of Protection

    Published on : Friday, May 8, 2020

    As part of Amtrak’s ongoing commitment to protect customers and front-line employees in response to the coronavirus pandemic, beginning on May 11 Amtrak is requiring that all customers in stations, on trains and thruway buses wear facial coverings. “The safety …

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  • Amtrak Names William Flynn as CEO and President

    Published on : Tuesday, March 3, 2020

    Amtrak announced that it has named William J. Flynn as its next Chief Executive Officer and President. Flynn, a seasoned business leader with four decades of transportation and logistics experience, will begin his role on April 15, 2020. Flynn succeeds …

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  • Amtrak Offers 50% Off Travel with Leap Year Sale

    Published on : Friday, February 28, 2020

    Amtrak is making it even easier to see America with its Leap Year Sale, offering customers 50% off ticket purchases. Friday, February 28, through Saturday, February 29, customers can receive half-off coach tickets for travel between March 7 and April …

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