News & Updates

Important Updates

Reservations will be required during the week of Thanksgiving (Wednesday through Monday). The Rail 2 Rail program will be suspended on these dates, and Amtrak multi-ride ticket holders must confirm trips in advance. Read more

A new Pacific Surfliner schedule went into effect on Monday, October 25, 2021. Please confirm your trip details as many train numbers and departure times have changed. Read more

Passengers are still required to wear facial coverings while on the Pacific Surfliner, per federal law and Amtrak policy. Read 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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