Thruway bus route puts several cities back on the Amtrak map
Montana passengers at Sidney, Glendive, Miles City, Billings, Livingston, Bozeman, Butte and Missoula will meet trains at Williston and access the Amtrak network. Amtrak customer service representatives in Williston have been serving as Jefferson Lines ticket agents in the station building shared by Amtrak and Jefferson and tickets can also be purchased on Amtrak.com, along with other sales channels.
A schedule is attached that shows connections between the Montana cities and points east of Williston on the Empire Builder. Many Jefferson buses feature Wi-Fi and electrical outlets.
Several of these Montana communities were served by Amtrak until 1979, when the Amtrak North Coast Hiawatha was discontinued.
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