Monthly Archives

October 2016

Amtrak Adding Trains for Midwest Thanksgiving Holiday Travel

| October 19, 2016

In anticipation of the busiest travel week of the year, America’s Railroad® is prepared to accommodate the surge of holiday travelers with additional capacity on several routes in the Midwest. Extra trains will operate to and from downstate Illinois and Michigan and Amtrak will also operate every available passenger railcar in its fleet.

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Amtrak Business Transformation Earns Industry Honor

| October 6, 2016

Amtrak is being recognized for its evolution into a higher-performing organization that has reduced costs, restructured performance management and differentiated pay, strengthened career growth and development opportunities, and implemented best-in-class recruitment and retention strategies.

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Amtrak Launches National On-Board Magazine

| October 3, 2016

Amtrak unveiled its first national on-board magazine, The National, to enhance the experience for the 30 million customers who travel annually on Amtrak. The free magazine is available in seatbacks throughout the Amtrak network, which connects customers to more than 500 destinations and 46 states across the country.

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