<![CDATA[Amtrak Service Alerts & Passenger Service Notices - West ]]> Weblog Editor 2.0 <![CDATA[Sunset Limited Train 2 and Texas Eagle Train 422 Operates Earlier from Los Angeles to San Antonio]]> Effective with Trains Departing Los Angeles
May 27 and 29, 2015 and June 7, 10, 12, 14, 24 and 26, 2015

On the dates shown above, eastbound Train 2/422 will depart Los Angeles at 8 pm, two hours earlier than the normal schedule, and operate two hours earlier at all stations through its arrival in San Antonio at 2:50 am. The train will depart San Antonio at 6:25 am, the normal scheduled time.

This temporary schedule change is due to track work being performed by Union Pacific Railroad.

Eastbound Train 2/422 Connections

Due to the earlier departure of Train 2/422, Coast Starlight Train 11 and Pacific Surfliner Trains 790 and 1790 will not make connections with the Train 2/422. Passengers can contact Amtrak for connection options.

For the most up-to-date schedule information, visit Amtrak.com, use our free mobile apps or call 1-800-USA-RAIL (1-800-872-7245).

Thank you for traveling with Amtrak.

PSN 0515-120

<![CDATA[Empire Builder Trains 27 and 28: Checked Baggage and Amtrak Express Temporarily Suspended at Vancouver, WA]]> Effective through July 31, 2015

Due to BNSF track work being performed near the Vancouver, WA, station platform, checked baggage service and Amtrak Express shipments on Trains 27 and 28 are suspended at Vancouver, WA. It is anticipated that the work will be complete by July 31, 2015. At which time, checked baggage service will be restored. This temporary suspension affects:

Checked Baggage
  • Passengers getting on or off Trains 27 and 28 at Vancouver, WA, will not be permitted to check baggage.
  • Passengers making connections to or from Trains 27 or 28 at Vancouver will not be permitted to check baggage.

During this period, checked baggage service will continue to be available on Amtrak Cascades trains at the Vancouver, WA station.

Amtrak Express Shipping
  • Amtrak Express packages cannot be shipped to or from Vancouver.
  • While Express service is suspended at Vancouver customers may, instead, ship packages to Portland.
  • Customers who ship Amtrak Express packages to Portland must pick up the shipment at Portland. Packages will not be transported to the Vancouver station.

We appreciate your patronage and apologize for any inconvenience. Reservation and train status information is available on Amtrak.com, our free mobile apps and at 1-800-USA-RAIL (1-800-872-7245).

Thank you for traveling with Amtrak.

PSN 0515-117