<![CDATA[Amtrak Service Alerts & Passenger Service Notices - California ]]> Weblog Editor 2.0 <![CDATA[San Joaquins 10-Ride Tickets Become Effective for 60 Days]]> Effective May 1, 2017

At the request of the San Joaquin Joint Powers Authority (SJJPA), the policy governing the use of 10-ride tickets on the San Joaquins will change, effective May 1, 2017.

What's Changing?

The validity period for 10-ride ticket for the San Joaquins will be extended from 45 days to 60 days. The change will apply to 10-ride tickets issued on or after May 1, 2017. Tickets issued prior to May 1, 2017, will retain the 45 day validity period. For questions about this policy change, contact SJJPA.

We appreciate your patronage. For reservations and information, visit Amtrak.com, use our free mobile apps, speak with station personnel or call 1-800-USA-RAIL (1-800-872-7245).

Thank you for traveling with Amtrak.

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<![CDATA[Track Work Affects Pacific Surfliner Service]]> Effective April 28, 29 and 30, 2017

Track work being performed by North County Transit District will affect Pacific Surfliner service, as described below:

Fridays: April 28, 2017

Train 592 will be canceled. Customers can make reservations aboard other Amtrak trains.

Saturday and Sunday, April 29 and 30, 2017
  • Trains 796 will operate normally to Los Angeles, where bus service will be provided to Fullerton, Anaheim, Santa Ana, Irvine, San Juan Capistrano, Oceanside, Solana Beach, Old Town and San Diego. Buses will not make stops at Carlsbad Village, Carlsbad Poinsettia, Encinitas and Sorrento Valley.
  • Trains 564, 580, 768, 774, 784 and 1790 will operate normally to Irvine, where express bus service will be provided from Irvine to San Juan Capistrano, Oceanside, Solana Beach, Old Town and downtown San Diego.
Northbound Service
  • Trains 579, 591, 595, 763, 769, 777 and 785 will be replaced with buses at all stations from San Diego to Irvine (except Old Town). At Irvine, customers can transfer to their respective Pacific Surfliner trains, serving all remaining stations on the route.
  • Train 1761 will originate in Irvine, and bus service will not be provided between San Diego to Irvine.
  • Passengers boarding at Old Town should take the San Diego Trolley to San Diego and board the bus to Irvine. Please allow sufficient travel time.
  • Local travel may not be available between all stations. Check with Amtrak for schedule information.
  • Metrolink will honor Amtrak tickets between San Juan Capistrano and Los Angeles.

We appreciate your patronage and apologize for any inconvenience. For schedules and information, visit Amtrak.com, use our free mobile apps, speak with station personnel or call 1-800-USA-RAIL (1-800-872-7245).

Thank you for traveling with Amtrak.

PSN 0417-75

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