Official site includes schedules, fares, promotions, and reservations.
|Amtrak Guest Rewards|
Information on Amtrak's frequent-traveler rewards program.
|Amtrak Historical Society|
Includes a brief Amtrak history, selected documents, a photo archive, and society news updates.
Discussion forum, photos, and information.
|Amtrak: Office of Inspector General|
Conducts independent audits of Amtrak's performance. Describes the organization of the office and has an archive of its reports to Congress.
|Christian Science Monitor: All Aboard? Amtrak and the Future of Passenger Rail in America|
Report recounts a cross-country rail trip, looks at the dependence of rural towns on passenger trains, and presents options for reforming Amtrak.
|CRS Issue Brief for Congress: Amtrak, Background and Selected Public Policy Issues|
1999 analysis of Amtrak issues facing Congress, prepared by the Congressional Research Service of the Library of Congress.
|CRS Report for Congress: Amtrak Reform and Accountability Act of 1997|
1999 report prepared by the Congressional Research Service of the Library of Congress.
|CRS Report for Congress: Amtrak, Overview and Options|
2001 report prepared by the Congressional Research Service of the Library of Congress.
|Economic Policy Institute: Amtrak Privatization, the Route to Failure|
Paper argues that Amtrak is a vital public service and opposes proposals for privatizing it. [PDF]