Yearly Archives

2017

Amtrak Offers More Acela Express Service

| March 23, 2017

Weekend Amtrak travelers will soon have more high-speed options for Northeast Corridor (NEC) service between Boston and New York City, as Amtrak expands its popular Acela Express service between the two cities.

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Double Days From Amtrak® Are Back!

| March 17, 2017

Amtrak Guest Rewards® members earn double points on qualifying Amtrak travel to more than 500 destinations nationwide during Amtrak’s Double Days℠ promotion March 20, 2017 through May 20, 2017.

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Amtrak Powers Popular Exhibit at Philadelphia Flower Show

| February 22, 2017

Amtrak is proud to partner with the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS) and the Southeastern Pennsylvania Garden Railway Society to sponsor the return of the Railway Garden at the annual PHS Philadelphia Flower Show, which runs from March 11-19.

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Mt. Pleasant & Central Michigan Now on Amtrak Map

| February 21, 2017

Amtrak customers now can make connections between Amtrak Wolverine Service trains and Central Michigan University in Mt. Pleasant and other communities along US-127 and I-75 using buses operated by Indian Trails, Inc., of Owosso.

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Amtrak CEO Wick Moorman Calls for New Era of Infrastructure Investment

| February 15, 2017

In a hearing before the Senate Subcommittee on Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety, and Security, Amtrak President and CEO Wick Moorman called for a new era of investment in Amtrak’s infrastructure, fleet, and stations, which are critical to the operations and future growth of passenger rail.

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Amtrak Offers Upgraded High-Speed Wi-Fi at Baltimore Penn Station

| January 31, 2017

Travelers at Baltimore Penn Station can now enjoy improved high-speed broadband Wi-Fi, with enhanced connectivity and reliability. The newly-implemented Wi-Fi solution involves the replacement of technology that has been in service since 2010. Baltimore Penn Station is one of two stations across Amtrak’s national network, including Chicago Union Station, chosen to pilot these upgrades.

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Amtrak Names William Feidt Chief Financial Officer

| January 31, 2017

Amtrak announced today that William N. Feidt will join the company effective Feb. 6, 2017 as executive vice president and chief financial officer. Feidt will report to Amtrak President and CEO Wick Moorman and will be responsible for the company’s finance, treasury, accounting and control functions.

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