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This App Will Plan Your Entire Trip

Instead of spending hours tabbing through travel sites, hit Rome2Rio: an oracle-like web/app that maps out the exact planes, trains, and automobiles (with fares) to take between any two places on the planet.

04/16/2014

(FIle photo by KYW's Mike DeNardo)

Public Transit Users More Physically Active Than Commuters

A study of physical activity and transit use, determined that walking prior to and immediately after transit trips is actually quite good for you – and an unexpected form of exercise.

03/21/2014

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The Most Luxurious Train Safari In The World

For your next luxury vacation, consider traveling by train. Rovos Rail brings the luxury and decadence of the olden days back to your trip, in their train safari.

02/20/2014

(Photo by KYW's Mark Abrams.)

Yet Another Snowfall Causes Delays, Accidents Around The Region

Heavy snowfall is causing major delays and disruptions around the region.

02/03/2014

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Commuters And Travelers Can Expect Snow-related Delays

With more than a foot of snow covering the ground, commuters should be prepared for delays on Wednesday.

01/22/2014

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Amtrak Making Progress With Repairs Between Trenton, NJ And Holmesburg, Pa.

The 20-mile section of overhead wires experienced problems over the last 24 hours, with only one track open for trains to get by on earlier on Tuesday.

01/07/2014

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Extreme Cold Has Amtrak, NJ Transit, SEPTA Making Some Changes

Commuters who use AMTRAK trains may need to check the schedule in the morning, because fewer trains will be running because of the bitter cold.

01/06/2014

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Snow Forces Cancellation of 100+ Flights In and Out of PHL; Mass Transit Systems Modifying Service Schedules

Mass transit systems across the Delaware Valley are modifying service schedules and making accommodations for commuters due to the winter storm.

01/02/2014

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Judge Rules Against Foes Of Princeton Train Move

A judge has ruled against a group that is seeking to block the move of a popular train station in Princeton.

12/31/2013

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SEPTA Goes Festive For The Holidays

The company is decking out several trolleys, buses and even a Norristown High Speed Line train car for the holidays with lights, ornaments and boughs of holly.

12/16/2013

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All Aboard: The World’s Most Amazing Train Trips

The inherent beauty of train travel is that it’s often more about the journey (and the spectacular scenery along the way) than the actual destination. When your fare includes butler service, gourmet meals, and access to elegant bar cars, rest assured these six train trips are worth dropping a month’s salary on.

12/11/2013

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Amtrak Investigates How Train Headed To NYC Ends Up In Bala Cynwyd

Amtrak is investigating how a train headed to New York City instead ended up in Bala Cynwyd.

11/19/2013

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The World’s Coolest Train Stations

Despite the abundance of public transportation options, trains remain a popular and consistent way to travel easily. Check out the world’s coolest train stations.

11/13/2013

(A Septa subway train pulls in.  Credit: Jay Lloyd)

Top Railroad Experiences Near Philadelphia For Kids

Whether you and your kids want to relax and watch the world go by or get up close and personal with a museum’s locomotive, here are the top railroad experiences for children in the Philadelphia area.

06/25/2013

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