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      rs9 replied to the thread BC gone on the LSL after July 2?.
      This seems further confirmation of a BC/Cafe car shortage, given they have been removed from service before the end of business class...
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      rs9 replied to the thread Motivation for traveling by train?.
      I imagine most respondents here are sleeper passengers - I live in Chicago but have connections to upstate NY and the east coast. I've...
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      rs9 replied to the thread New President of Amtrak.
      Haha no, just trying to not be overly negative. Having lived through unemployment in the Recession and learning exactly what the...
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      rs9 replied to the thread New President of Amtrak.
      Agreed, and I think we're losing sight of several other factors. In the lead-up to the pandemic, did the U.S. have a surplus of skilled...
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      rs9 replied to the thread BC gone on the LSL after July 2?.
      Using the Lake Shore Limited as the example, it appears that the low bucket business class surcharge is about 60% of the "rail fare,"...
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      rs9 replied to the thread What should Amtrak change?.
      I meant a Buffalo-Chicago traveler as an example. Pre-pandemic data on the west coast trains, as an example, shows coach passengers are...
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      rs9 reacted to jebr's post in the thread What should Amtrak change? with Like Like.
      I think the biggest thing that Amtrak needs is more Amtrak. If there's only one train a day, there's a lot more sacrifices that have to...
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      rs9 replied to the thread BC gone on the LSL after July 2?.
      Putting aside the current car shortage, it seems like Amtrak has some opportunities to be creative in creating business class...
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      rs9 replied to the thread BC gone on the LSL after July 2?.
      Is there any picture of these Amfleet I full business class cars? I honestly can't find one on the Internet, which actually seems like...
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      rs9 replied to the thread What should Amtrak change?.
      Maybe it is too big to manage, but I look at it as more of as the modern-day Amtrak never really had a lot of choice as to what it would...
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      rs9 replied to the thread BC gone on the LSL after July 2?.
      Saw a report from a Midwest train (Wolverine) that its cafe/BC car was unavailable for the run. Amtrak Midwest - No cafe service I...
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      rs9 replied to the thread Amtrak delays.
      Does anyone have a read on the current daily delays for the combined Lincoln Service/River Runner (319)? The past few weeks have been...
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      rs9 reacted to jebr's post in the thread Amtrak delays with Like Like.
      I'm not sure how the standard refund policies get applied. Unfortunately I can't find this policy "written down" on the website anymore...
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      rs9 replied to the thread Bedroom bookable for zero points?.
      Here's hoping it's a sign business class is coming back/moving to 48 - but there's another thread on that. Taken with a grain of salt...
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      rs9 replied to the thread Amtrak delays.
      This might not be the right part of the forum, but as an Amtrak newbie, how does Amtrak's cancellation policy work for very late...
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