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June 2014

Amtrak Launches National Fare Sale

By | News, Sales and Deals, Travel June 17, 2014

Amtrak passengers can book a getaway by taking advantage of special savings on select routes. Passengers can make the most of a rail journey and ride America’s Railroad® for a unique train travel experience across the U.S., while avoiding clogged highways, traffic jams and airport hassles.

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Study to Improve Baltimore and Potomac Tunnel Along Busy Northeast Corridor in Baltimore Enters New Phase

By | Commuter and State Partners, Infrastructure, Stations and Facilities, News, Travel June 11, 2014

Working to improve rail service, reliability and address a longstanding bottleneck along Amtrak’s busy Northeast Corridor (NEC), the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) and Amtrak are advancing an engineering and environmental study to examine various improvements to the 141-year-old Baltimore and Potomac (B&P) Tunnel in Baltimore, Maryland.

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Empire Service Rails to Recovery Program Provides Access to Life-Saving Medical Care

By | Commuter and State Partners, Company News and Statements, News, Sales and Deals, Travel June 9, 2014

Amtrak, in partnership with New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) and Voices of Hope, has launched “Empire Service Rails to Recovery,” a new program providing discounted rail fare for passengers and families traveling for treatment of life-threatening medical conditions.

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