News & Updates

Important Updates

Reservations Required During Thanksgiving Weekend: Due to increased travel demand during the Thanksgiving holiday, all Pacific Surfliner trains will require reservations from Wednesday, November 27 through Monday, December 2, 2019. During this time, Metrolink and COASTER passes will not be accepted. Amtrak monthly and 10-ride passes may still be used. Learn more.

A new Pacific Surfliner schedule became effective Monday, October 14, 2019. Minor changes have been made to arrival and departure times, and a new round-trip between Los Angeles and San Diego was added. Learn more.


Our Twitter account shares real-time train status updates Monday through Friday from 5 a.m. to 9 p.m. View recent alerts. Information is also available at 1-800-USA-RAIL, , or the Amtrak app.


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