6/8/2018 9:01:21 AM Track Work Affecting Travel June 10-11
CSX Transportation will perform track and signal work on the railroad causing 30 to 60-minute delays for all trains arriving and departing Richmond Staples Mill station. Amtrak service will be affected on the dates shown below: June...
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5/17/2018 11:19:15 AM Tickets on Sale Now for Thomasville Memorial Day Parade and Celebration
THOMASVILLE — Tickets are on sale now for people who wish to take a special train ride to the Thomasville Memorial Day Parade and Celebration on May 28. The Piedmont and Carolinian trains will make special stops in Thomasville on May...
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3/13/2018 3:41:32 PM Track Work Affecting Service March 26-27
Due to track work being done, the following service interruptions will occur: March 26 79 – Canceled between New York and Rocky Mount 80 – Canceled between Rocky Mount and New York. Train service will stop at Rocky...
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2/15/2018 9:04:09 AM NCDOT Locomotive’s Emission-Reduction Technology EPA Certified
RALEIGH – North Carolina’s air will be a bit cleaner starting this year now that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has certified a specialized emissions reduction system for one of the N.C. Department of Transportation Rail...
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2/13/2018 2:50:28 PM NC By Train passengers, we want to hear from you!
Rail passengers, we want to hear about your experience on NC By Train! The N.C. Department of Transportation has launched the department’s third annual customer survey. The purpose of the survey is to gauge how the department is...
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12/18/2017 8:52:34 AM Holiday Magic: 2017 Santa Train Photos Available
Families and children of all ages joined Santa and Mrs. Claus on the annual Santa Train on Saturday, Dec. 2.  Click here for a gallery of photos from the Raleigh Santa Train, or click here if you joined us in Charlotte.
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12/12/2017 12:50:47 PM Short Line Railroad Grants to Improve Freight Service and Safety
RALEIGH – Freight service and the safety of rail-highway crossings in North Carolina will soon see improvements as 12 projects receive nearly $6 million in funding through the Short Line Infrastructure Assistance Program (SIAP). SIAP...
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11/17/2017 11:06:16 AM NC and VA Rail Projects Being Discussed at Upcoming Meeting
RALEIGH – Updates on rail projects in North Carolina and Virginia are expected to be among the topics when the Virginia-North Carolina Interstate High Speed Rail Compact meets on Nov. 29. The Compact was formed through North Carolina...
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10/3/2017 3:00:18 PM Celebrate the Holidays by Riding NC By Train with Santa Claus
RALEIGH — Families can celebrate the holidays by getting on board NC By Train’s popular Santa Train leaving from Charlotte on Saturday, Dec. 2. For one day only, come make some memories on this fun-filled trip featuring Mrs. Claus,...
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9/27/2017 3:54:46 PM Track Improvements to Affect Service in October
Track improvements will affect Piedmont and Carolinian trains on the dates below. For reservations and information, visit Amtrak.com, use the free mobile apps, speak with station personnel or call 1-800-USA-RAIL...
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