Northeast Corridor

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Amtrak To Restore Service Between Philadelphia And New York City Monday

Service along the corridor will resume with departures from New York City at 5:30 a.m. Monday and Philadelphia at 5:53 a.m. Monday.

05/17/2015

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Amtrak Predicts Full Resumption of NE Corridor Service By Tuesday

Passengers along Amtrak’s northeast corridor will have to figure out other ways to get to their destination for a few more days.

05/14/2015

(A tractor-trailer delivers new rails and concrete cross-ties near the scene of Tuesday night's Amtrak train derailment.  Photo by Paul Kurtz)

As NTSB Investigation Deepens, Works Begins to Reopen Northeast Corridor

Nearly all of the Amtrak cars that derailed Tuesday night near Frankford Junction have been transported to an undisclosed location for inspection by federal investigators.

05/14/2015

A mother and children observe emergency personnel work on the wreckage of an Amtrak passenger train carrying more than 200 passengers from Washington, DC to New York that derailed May 12, 2015 in Philadelphia. (credit: Mark Makela/Getty Images)

Neighbors Describe Tragic Scene Of Philadelphia Train Derailment

The train was headed from Washington D.C. to New York when it jumped the tracks at Frankford Junction.

05/13/2015

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Philadelphia Train Derailment Impacting Travel For Morning Commute

The train derailment in Philadelphia’s Port Richmond neighborhood is impacting travel for the Wednesday morning commute.

05/13/2015

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Amtrak Announces Schedule Changes For Thursday Ahead Of Winter Storm

Amtrak says service on the Northeast Corridor will operate on a modified schedule on Thursday.

03/04/2015

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Future Of Rail Service In Northeast Corridor Subject Of Public Meeting In Philadelphia

Federal railroad officials will be in Philadelphia this week to outline proposals for the future of service on the Northeast Corridor.

11/17/2014

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Amtrak Warns Eventual Shutdown of NJ-to-NYC Tunnels Will Be Needed

A report released by Amtrak says they would need to close each Hudson River tunnel for at least a year to make repairs.

10/02/2014

(An "Acela" sign, left, hangs on the wall behind the main ticket counter at Amtrak's 30th Street Station, in West Philadelphia.  Photo by Justin Udo)

Amtrak Looking To Upgrade Current Acela Passenger Cars

Amtrak officials want boost the rider capacity and the speed of their Acela Express train service.

07/03/2014

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Amtrak Building ‘Trackside’ WiFi Network

Amtrak wants to improve the dismal experience for passengers hoping to hop online while they’re riding the rails.

06/10/2014

(Amtrak's 30th Street Station, with the Cira Centre in the background.  File photo by John Ostapkovich)

Amtrak Official Outlines Long-Range Upgrade for 30th Street Station Area

“We call it a precinct plan because it goes beyond the immediate station itself,” an Amtrak official said.

05/02/2014

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Amtrak Using Snow Schedule In Northeast Corridor

A winter storm headed toward the East Coast has Amtrak trimming schedules for its Acela Express and Northeast Regional trains.

03/02/2014

(File photo: Amtrak's 30th Street Station, in West Philadelphia)

Amtrak Warns of Expected Service Disruptions From Thursday Snowstorm

Amtrak is warning riders to be ready for some canceled trains ahead of this storm.

02/12/2014

(At 30th Street Station, vice president Joe Biden talks about investing in rail and Amtrak's new, high-tech locomotive, put in service on the Northeast Corridor.   Credit: Mark Abrams)

In Philadelphia, VP Biden Touts Investment in America’s Railroad Insfrastructure

Speaking to a crowd at 30th Street Station, Biden was effusive in his praise of the “Cities Sprinter” high-tech locomotive, the first to be added to the passenger rail fleet in more than 25 years.

02/06/2014

(An Acela train at 30th Street Station in Philadelphia.  File photo)

Amtrak Resuming Full Service Following Two-Day Cold Snap

Passengers who bought a ticket but chose not to travel due to this service disruption can receive a refund or a voucher for future travel.

01/08/2014

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