Powered by a specially painted locomotive celebrating veterans and showcasing the past, present and future of America’s Railroad®, the Amtrak Exhibit Train will be open to free tours this weekend at the Amtrak station in Spokane, Wash. Model trains and other exhibits will also educate and entertain visitors about railroading and the Inland Northwest.
The new Amtrak Cities Sprinter (ACS-64) electric locomotives are now in a comprehensive and rigorous testing program, and are being put through the paces before entering Northeast service this fall.
Passengers can sleep a little longer as weekday departures for Amtrak Virginia Train 174 from Norfolk moves to 5 a.m. beginning on July 29. Recently completed track improvements shave 10 minutes off trip time to Washington, D.C.
Celebrate Amtrak Rail Day at the restored King Street Station this Saturday, July 27 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in downtown Seattle. Rail enthusiasts can tour the Amtrak Exhibit Train, making its first of only two station stops in the Pacific Northwest this year.
Amtrak is proud to support the 2013 National Council of La Raza (NCLR) annual conference being held in New Orleans, July 20 – 23.
Train travel is an even better option this summer for Amtrak Guest Rewards® members who can earn double points on select Amtrak Cascades departures.
Powered by a specially painted locomotive celebrating veterans and showcasing the past, present and future of America’s Railroad®, the Amtrak Exhibit Train will be open to free tours this Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the Amtrak station in Havre, Mont.
Advance reservations are required for travel occurring Friday, July 19, through Sunday, July 21, on all Pacific Surfliner® trains throughout the entire route. Amtrak California passengers are encouraged to book early to ensure a guaranteed seat during this heavily traveled opening weekend of the Del Mar horse races and San Diego Comic-Con convention.