Northbound Vermonter back to normal and the Silver Star returns to the Southeast and Florida

October 8, 2015

NORTHFIELD — Partial service will be restored on Amtrak’s Vermonter line today following Monday’s derailment in Northfield, according to the governor’s office.Website Insert Gathering of Professionals 1 copy

The northbound Vermonter train will operate as usual from Washington, D.C., to St. Albans today. Passengers traveling southbound will continue to be transported by bus to Springfield, Massachusetts, or New Haven, Connecticut, where they will board other Amtrak trains.

Read the full story from The Barre Montpelier Times Argus by clicking here.

A press release from Amtrak:

Amtrak Silver Star Service to Resume on Friday

Some trains operating between Florida and New York City remain suspended

Oct. 8, 2015
3 p.m. ET
Amtrak service on the Silver Star Trains 91 & 92 will resume normal operations on Friday, Oct. 9, after being suspended this week due to severe weather conditions. Service will operate its normal schedule between New York City and Miami, however passengers can anticipate delays.
Service on other Amtrak routes between New York City and Florida will be suspended on Friday, Oct. 9. No alternate transportation will be provided.
Palmetto Trains 89 & 90 (Savannah, Ga. – New York City) is canceled.
Silver Meteor Trains 97 & 98 (New York City – Miami) is canceled.
Auto Train 52 & 53 (Lorton, Va. – Sanford, Fla.) is canceled.
This information is correct as of the above time and date. Information is subject to change as conditions warrant.
Passengers with travel plans can confirm their train’s status, change their plans or review refund information using a range of tools – including Amtrak.com, smartphone apps or by calling 800-USA-RAIL. Service Alerts, Passenger Notices and other announcements are posted at Amtrak.com/alerts.

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