Amtrak has long partnered with travel agents to sell passenger rail travel to customers in the United States and around the world.
Maintaining the Fleet
At the heavy maintenance facilities in Wilmington and Bear, Del., skilled Amtrak employees maintain, repair and overhaul electric locomotives and single-level Amfleet cars, respectively.
“Railroaders are railroaders—they help one another," says longtime Beech Grove employee Jack Sappington as he reflects on more than 40 years in the industry.
Recently On the Blog
As Amtrak grew, it developed creative ways - including a mobile Travel Center - to educate travel agents about its routes, trains and accommodations.
Delaware is a hub for Amtrak operations in the greater Northeast and home to two heavy maintenance facilities.
Amtrak Exhibit Train
Through the display of artifacts, memorabilia and interactive exhibits, the Amtrak Exhibit Train tells the story of how the company became the leader in U.S. intercity passenger rail and high-speed rail initiatives. Visit the Amtrak Exhibit Train in a community near you!