Virginia Adventures, Just an Amtrak Away.

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More Daily Departures on Northeast Regional

With new daily Amtrak frequencies out of Roanoke and Norfolk, exploring Virginia has never
been easier. The third departure from Norfolk serves popular stops including Fredericksburg and Richmond. The second departure from Roanoke serves popular stops such as Lynchburg and Charlottesville. As part of the Northeast Regional route, these departures also offer a one seat ride option to DC, Philly, New York, and Boston.


Explore the beauty of Virginia’s Blue Ridge with an Amtrak ride to Roanoke. Skip the gas pump and enjoy a scenic train ride through Virginia for a trip full of mountains, museums, local delicacies, art galleries, and small-town charm. Step off the train and stumble into the heart of downtown Roanoke. Train lovers won’t want to miss the Virginia Museum of Transportation, home to an impressive collection of steam locomotives constructed right there in the Star City. With new, daily roundtrip service to Roanoke, let Amtrak take you to your destinations with ease.


Norfolk is a vibrant, waterfront community with a conveniently located Amtrak stop. Visitors
will experience an abundance of water activities and an extensive local food scene.  Norfolk is home to the world’s largest naval base and NATO headquarters. With a third daily roundtrip train, an exciting trip to Norfolk is just an Amtrak away.


These service expansions are made possible by the Virginia Passenger Rail Authority’s Transforming Rail in Virginia program, a path to connecting communities and increasing economic opportunities through strategic investments in rail.