News & Updates

Important Updates

Effective Friday, July 15, 2022, Pacific Surfliner Business Class customers will no longer have complimentary access to the Los Angeles Union Station Metropolitan Lounge. Pacific Surfliner customers interested in accessing the Amtrak Lounge can do so by purchasing a $25 day pass from the onsite attendant. All Pacific Surfliner customers will continue to have free access to Wi-Fi and seating in the Waiting Room on the west side of the station with a valid ticket.

Small dogs and cats are now welcome on Pacific Surfliner trains with an advance reservation. 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

More travel options: Tickets can now be purchased for Pacific Surfliner trips to or from the Northridge (NRD) and Burbank Downtown (BDT) stations. View the schedule


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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