Monthly Archives

May 2017

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Take the Family on Amtrak to Vacation Destinations Nationwide

| May 31, 2017

The busy summer travel season is quickly approaching. Amtrak is ready to take families on vacation to more than 500 destinations throughout the country. With large spacious seats, and plenty of space to stretch out or get up and move around, Amtrak is the convenient and easy way to travel. Customers are encouraged to book early with Saver Fares and save up to 20 percent on many trains. There are standard everyday discounts for everyone: kids (ages 2-12) ride 50 percent off, students and seniors (62 and over) receive a 15 percent travel discount.

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Ride Amtrak Pacific Surfliner This Summer and Be Rail Safe

| May 30, 2017

As the weather heats up and the busy summer travel season begins, it is more important than ever to remember to be safe around railroad tracks, including those used by the Amtrak Pacific Surfliner. The Pacific Surfliner travels along a 351-mile route between San Diego and San Luis Obispo, passing through small towns and big cities, with portions of the route hugging the Southern California coastline.

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Be Track Smart Around Railroad Tracks

| May 23, 2017

Just a reminder to be safe around railroad tracks every day and especially during the upcoming summer travel season. Amtrak San Joaquins trains travel through small towns and big cities – along country roads and down the middle of Main Streets on its way delivering passengers to summer travel destinations like the Bay Area and Sacramento.

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Amtrak Recognized as a Top Employer

| May 9, 2017

Amtrak received recognition for workplace excellence by earning a spot in Forbes magazine’s America’s Best Employers 2017 list. More than 20,000 Amtrak employees nationwide give customers a safe and reliable travel experience that delivers on a shared vision of moving America where it wants to go.

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