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What happened to Amtrak?

That's a very vague question.    Nothing in particular has "happened" to Amtrak; the company was  created in 1971 in an attempt to revitalize the flagging passenger  (MORE)

How fast are amtrak trains?

The Acela runs at an maximum 150 mph or 241 km/h. This is the fastest train in north america. The Acela regional (pulled aem-7 electrics or aclea HHP-8+amfleet type one coachs (MORE)

Are amtrak trains run on electricity?

Some, like the Acela Express do, but most others don't. Most of the  ones that do are on the east coast.   I live on the East Coast and I take Amtrak from New Jersey to t (MORE)
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What is the purpose and when was the formation of amtrak?

Amtrak was formed on May 1, 1971 to relieve railroads financial burden of provided unprofitable passenger service.
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Does the amtrak silver meteor have wifi?

Not yet but Amtrak is thinking about adding Wi-Fi to the silver star and silver meteor over the next couple of years. Power outlets are at every seat though so you have plenty (MORE)

How are Amtrak trains powered?

Amtrak trains in most of the country run on a combination of diesel  fuel and electric generators. Amtrak trains on the Northeast  Corridor between Washington DC and Boston (MORE)

Can you take Amtrak from Washington to Florida?

There are three trains a day from the Washington, DC area to  Florida. The Silver Meteor goes to Jacksonville, Palatke, DeLand,  Winter Park, Orlando, Kissimmee, Winter Have (MORE)

Where is the closest amtrak from berwick pa?

Harrisburg, PA. From there you can take the Keystone Service and  the Pennsylvanian east to Lancaster, Philadelphia and New York, the  Pennsylvanian west to Pittsburgh, and (MORE)