Moynihan Train Hall

The Moynihan Train Hall will be the future 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

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.

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

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
  • 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
  • Dedicated customer service agents
  • Private restrooms
  • Complimentary WiFi


Launch Date

The Moynihan Train Hall is expected to open to the public in 2021.