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Beth Toll

Amtrak Launches Bicycle Service and Baggage Check on Pennsylvanian Trains

By | Commuter and State Partners, Customer Amenities, News October 14, 2019

As part of a collaborative ongoing effort, Amtrak and the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) have introduced a checked bicycle service on the Amtrak Pennsylvanian, which operates daily between New York– Philadelphia – Harrisburg – Pittsburgh. In addition, checked baggage service has also been restored.

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Save 35% off Northeast Travel During the Winter Wonderland Flash Sale

By | News, Sales and Deals September 25, 2019

Save big on winter travel during the Amtrak 35% off flash sale available for a limited time between September 25 – 27. The sale is valid for popular destinations throughout the Northeast with travel dates between Nov. 1 – Feb. 29, including travel on Acela, Northeast Regional, Downeaster, Pennsylvanian and Keystone Service (reserved only), Vermonter, Maple Leaf (within the U.S. only), Empire Service, Adirondack and Ethan Allen Express.

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Amtrak Police and Operation Lifesaver Mobilize Largest Railroad Safety Operation During Rail Safety Week 2019

By | Safety September 24, 2019

The Amtrak Police Department and Operation Lifesaver Inc. (OLI), the national railroad safety education organization today mobilized more than 600 police and sheriff’s departments across the country for “Operation Clear Track,” the largest railroad safety detail in the United States. The third annual law enforcement initiative is one of several events to mark Rail Safety Week, which runs from September 22-28 nationwide.

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Paoli Station Project Complete; Facility Now Fully AccessibleTo All

By | Commuter and State Partners, Company News and Statements, Infrastructure, Stations and Facilities September 23, 2019

Federal, state and local officials joined together with SEPTA, Amtrak and their honored guests to officially announce the completion of the Paoli Station Accessibility Improvements Project, a $48 million initiative to improve accessibility, safety and provide operational flexibility at the Paoli Train Station.

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