News & Updates

Important Updates

Small dogs and cats are welcome on Pacific Surfliner trains starting May 20, 2022. Add a pet to your reservation for $26 or 800 Amtrak Guest Rewards Points. Read more

Amtrak passengers and employees are no longer required to wear masks while on board trains. However, anyone needing or choosing to wear one is encouraged to do so. Please be aware that masks are still required in Los Angeles County train stations. Read more

Tracks will be closed between Santa Ana and San Juan Capistrano starting late in the evening through early morning on some dates in May 2022 due to planned construction work. Read more


Our Twitter account shares real-time train status updates. View recent alerts. Information is also available at 1-800-USA-RAIL, , or the Amtrak app.


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