The Long Island Rail Road and Metro-North Railroad are running extra trains for commuters heading to New York City’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade, but alcohol is forbidden on trains, platforms and in rail stations.
To get better acquainted with Amtrak, the nation’s railroad service, here’s a simple yet very helpful guide to understanding how get onboard a passenger train.
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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.
Metro-North Railroad says it’s reducing evening service in response to a worsening snow storm.
By STEPHEN SINGER Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Higher-speed trains and inter-city rail service in New England remain on track despite a congressional budget deal that eliminated spending. Transportation officials in Connecticut and […]
Federal inspectors have not determined whether human error was the cause of a Metro-North train derailment that killed four people last month.
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.
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.
Rail commuters headed from Connecticut to New York City on Monday morning were greeted by a full complement of trains for the first time in nearly two weeks.