January 27, 2021 Updates to Amtrak Service

January 27, 2021

3:30 a.m. ET

Several Amtrak trains across the country are currently operating on adjusted schedules. The most up-to-date schedules are available when booking your trip on Amtrak.com and in the mobile app.

Operating on a reduced schedule:

  • Acela (Boston – Washington, DC)
  • Adirondack (New York – Montreal): No service north of Albany
  • Amtrak Hartford Line (New Haven, Conn. – Springfield, Mass.)
  • Amtrak Thruway Bus routes
  • Capitol Corridor (San Jose – Sacramento)
  • California Zephyr (Chicago – San Francisco)
  • Capitol Limited (Washington, DC – Chicago)
  • Carolinian (Charlotte – New York)
  • Cascades (Eugene – Vancouver, B.C.): No service north of Seattle
  • City of New Orleans (Chicago – New Orleans)
  • Coast Starlight (Seattle – Los Angeles)
  • Crescent (New York – New Orleans)
  • Downeaster (Boston – Brunswick, Maine)
  • Empire Builder (Chicago – Seattle/Portland)
  • Empire Service (New York – Niagara Falls)
  • Ethan Allen Express (New York – Rutland, Vermont): No service north of Albany
  • Hiawatha (Milwaukee – Chicago)
  • Illini/Saluki (Chicago – Carbondale)
  • Illinois Zephyr/Carl Sandburg (Chicago – Quincy)
  • Keystone Service (Harrisburg – New York)
  • Lake Shore Limited (Chicago – New York/Boston)
  • Lincoln Service (Chicago – St. Louis)
  • Maple Leaf (New York – Toronto): No service west of Niagara Falls, New York
  • Missouri River Runner (St. Louis – Kansas City)
  • Northeast Regional (Boston – New York – Washington, DC – Virginia)
  • Pacific Surfliner (San Luis Obispo – San Diego)
  • Palmetto (New York – Savannah)
  • Piedmont (Charlotte – Raleigh)
  • San Joaquins (Bakersfield – Oakland and Sacramento)
  • Southwest Chief (Los Angeles – Chicago)
  • Texas Eagle (Chicago – San Antonio)
  • Valley Flyer (New Haven, Conn. – Greenfield, Mass.)
  • Vermonter (Washington – St. Albans): No service north of New York
  • Wolverine (Chicago – Pontiac)

Additionally, the Silver Meteor and Silver Star will continue to operate a combined daily service between New York and Miami. The Auto Train will continue to operate daily between Lorton, VA, and Sanford, FL. There are also no changes for the Cardinal and Sunset Limited, which will continue to operate tri-weekly service.

Get more details about the schedule changes for long-distance routes.

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