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Amtrak Offers First-Ever Black Friday Sale

What’s better than Black Friday? “Track Friday.” For the first time in its history, Amtrak is offering customers a Black Friday sale. Starting Friday, November 25 through Monday, November 28…

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Arriving on Track 1, St. Paul’s Train Days, April 30 and May 1

Union Depot in St. Paul will host two fun-filled, jam-packed Train Days, April 30 – May 1, offering an array of railroad-themed treats including historic locomotives, model train displays, train…

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Amtrak Adds Seats and Extra Trains for Thanksgiving Rush

No matter what mode of transportation that is being used, traveling over the Thanksgiving holiday can be a stressful and somewhat complicated adventure.  AAA forecasts that nearly 47 million Americans…

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Amtrak Adding Extra Trains for the Visit of Pope Francis to the United States

Heavy travel expected between New York, Philadelphia and Washington PHILADELPHIA – Amtrak is taking steps to prepare for an influx of rail passengers on the Northeast Corridor during Pope Francis’…

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More Seats for Virgin Trains

If you're a regular traveler on Virgin Trains, you'll soon be finding trains operating with the Pendolino fleet will be offering more Standard class seating. The first Virgin Trains Pendolino…

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Train Rides are back in Old Sacramento!

Interested in riding the rails along the picturesque Sacramento River?  Weekend Excursion Train Rides resume this weekend and will run weekends through September.  Enjoy a scenic 45-minute, six-mile round trip…

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Virgin Trains sees surge in Anglo-Scottish rail travel

Virgin Trains sees surge in Anglo-Scottish rail travel New record of 600,000 rail journeys between Glasgow and London Edinburgh-Birmingham route sees a third more passenger in 2014 More than one…

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