Wheeled Mobility Device Specifications

Amtrak trains accommodate most wheeled mobility devices in use today.

Dimensions: The device should not exceed 30 inches (76 cm) wide and 48 inches (122 cm) long, and should have a minimum of 2 inches (5 cm) of ground clearance.

Weight: The weight limit for an occupied wheeled mobility device is 600 lbs (273 kg).

Manual and battery powered: Amtrak permits both manually operated and battery powered wheeled mobility devices that meet these specifications.

Service Animals

Animals not trained to perform a specific task, including "comfort animals" that provide emotional support, are not allowed on trains or Thruway services.