Yearly Archives

2013

New Bike Racks, Additional Parking at 30th Street Station

By | Customer Amenities, Infrastructure, Stations and Facilities, News, Travel November 21, 2013

Amtrak, SEPTA and NJ Transit passengers traveling through 30th Street Station during the busy holiday season will once again be able to access the 30th Street side of the iconic building via a newly-reconstructed West Plaza. The plaza re-opens on Friday, November 22 and features additional bike racks, expanded parking and new outdoor seating options, among other improvements.

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“Great Dome” Car on Amtrak Hiawatha Service and Lincoln Service Trains for Thanksgiving Week

By | Commuter and State Partners, Customer Amenities, News, Services and Schedules, Travel November 12, 2013

Passengers riding Amtrak trains between Chicago and Milwaukee or St. Louis will have an opportunity this Thanksgiving Week to view the change of seasons when the historic “Great Dome” rail car is part of selected Amtrak Hiawatha Service and Lincoln Service trains from Nov. 25 to Dec. 1.

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Another Extra Helping of Amtrak Trains for Thanksgiving Weekend in Illinois

By | Commuter and State Partners, News, Services and Schedules, Travel November 5, 2013

In anticipation of its busiest travel week of the year, Amtrak is adding another Illinois round-trip train originating at mid-day on Dec. 1, the Sunday after Thanksgiving. Amtrak will offer an additional northbound and southbound frequency on the Chicago Bloomington/Normal segment of the Chicago-St. Louis corridor.

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