New and Exciting Times
"Amtrak was a completely new operation...I loved the trains and like many others wanted to see it work," recounts early Amtrak employee Tricia "Patty" Saunders.
Simply a Smarter Way to Travel
A new nationwide brand campaign, inspired by passengers' travel experiences, emphasizes the comfort, freedom, service and value of train travel.
Growing the Business
Under the leadership of President and CEO W. Graham Claytor, Jr. Amtrak strove “to create the best possible passenger service, market it successfully and deliver it as safely and as cost effectively as possible.”
Recently On the Blog
One of Amtrak's first passenger service representatives discusses a career in railroading that included the company's early years.
The launch of a new nationwide brand campaign, “500 Destinations. Infinite Stories,” prompts a look at how Amtrak's visual identity has changed since 1971.
Amtrak Exhibit Train
The Amtrak Exhibit Train is on the move as part of the Amtrak Train Days celebration! Check out the full Amtrak Train Days schedule to find events near you.