Moynihan Train Hall at New York Penn Station

The Moynihan Train Hall is the home of Amtrak in New York City — a world-class station for a world-class city.

A New, Modern Experience for the Busiest Train Station in the Western Hemisphere

Now Open

The Moynihan Train Hall is located directly across from New York Penn Station at 8th Avenue in the historic James A. Farley Post Office Building.

To better serve Amtrak intercity customers and commuter rail passengers, Amtrak, in partnership with Empire State Development (State of New York), is expanding its passenger services into the new Moynihan Train Hall to improve passenger comfort and security.

Enhanced customer amenities include:

  • A grand and spacious train hall featuring a sky lit atrium
  • Dedicated customer waiting areas
  • A combined ticketing and baggage area
  • Improved passenger comfort and security
  • Accessibility for customers with disabilities
  • Inductive loop system for hearing assistance
  • Complimentary WiFi in all customer spaces
  • Dedicated lactation lounge for nursing mothers

New Metropolitan Lounge

The Moynihan Train Hall will include a Metropolitan Lounge (formerly ClubAcela), a premium lounge space providing travelers with a high-quality experience, including:

  • Priority boarding
  • Expanded food and beverage offerings
  • Family waiting area
  • Dedicated customer service agents
  • Private restrooms
  • Complimentary WiFi

Hours of Operations

Moynihan Train Hall is open to the public daily from 5 am through 1 am and closed to the public between 1 am and 5 am. Between 1 am and 5 am, all Amtrak operations are handled at New York Penn Station, including baggage, Red Cap services, access and egress to platforms.

Moynihan Train Hall FAQs

Launch Date

The Moynihan Train Hall opened to the public on January 1, 2021.