RailFannerFlorida takes a trip to Washington, DC. on Amtrak’s Silver Service. This trip was from 3/15/14-3/22/14 and we rode the 92 Silver Star from Palatka, FL to DC. Then on the way back, we rode the 97 Silver Meteor back down to Palatka a week later. I hope you enjoy! 92 Silver Star P42DC #61…
Acela Express offers hourly service downtown to downtown during peak morning and afternoon rush hours between New York, Washington, DC, Baltimore, Philadelphia and other intermediate cities, as well as many convenient round-trips between New York and Boston. Another Acela Documentary from the History Channel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BTqyOsVRvfw&feature=youtu.be
Fredericksburg Line of Virginia Railway Express. Most of the filmed jouney is on the tripple track section. Some marks of electrification still remain. Beside Alexandria tracks run along overground metro line (Blue and Yellow lines). Train is leaded by MPI MP36PH-3C diesel-electric passenger train locomotive.
Vlog of my trip on the Capital Limited from Washington DC to Chicago. The train leaves DC at 4:05pm and travels overnight to Chicago where it arrived at 8:45am. This video is the vlog of my trip