Effective December 21 - 28, 2018 and December 31, 2018 - January 1, 2019
To better accommodate the increased number of travelers expected during the busy holiday period, reservations will be required on all Pennsylvanian and Keystone Service trains (including Philadelphia to Harrisburg service) from Friday, December 21 through Friday, December 28 and Monday, December 31, 2018 through Tuesday, January 1, 2019.
Reservations will not be required for monthly and ten-ride ticket holders.

Holiday Travel Reminders

  • Use eTicketing to avoid ticket counter lines.
  • Allow ample time to arrive at the station and board the train.
  • Make sure your baggage is tagged with your name and address.
  • Amtrak customers must produce valid photo identification when requested; including:
    • Obtaining, exchanging or refunding tickets
    • Storing baggage at stations
    • Checking baggage
    • Onboard trains, in response to a request by an Amtrak employee