March 2016 - TransDominion Express

Amtrak Advancing Wi-Fi Technology

Thursday, March 31st, 2016

Free Wi-Fi now available on eastern Long-Distance trains, groundbreaking wireless upgrades underway WASHINGTON – Amtrak is expanding availability of its cellular-based Wi-Fi service, AmtrakConnectSM, as well as advancing new wireless technology on board trains that will lead to overall improvements in Wi-Fi reliability and performance across Amtrak’s national network. AmtrakConnectSM is now offered as the latest […]


Amtrak Advances Washington Union Station 2nd Century Plan

Monday, March 28th, 2016

Concourse renovation will increase passenger capacity, modernize station WASHINGTON – Amtrak is advancing a near-term comprehensive renovation of Washington Union Station’s intercity and commuter rail concourse, which will add approximately 20,000 square feet of new passenger space – nearly doubling the concourse’s current capacity. Design is underway to upgrade passenger amenities including new restrooms, boarding […]