Together We Can Create

A Connected America

The Rail Passengers Association advocates on behalf of America's rail passengers for improved, expanded, and safer train service.

The Rail Passengers Association advocates on behalf of America's rail passengers for improved, expanded, and safer train service.

What We're Fighting For

Improved & expanded passenger train services

Higher speed rail initiatives

Increased connectivity among all forms of transportation

The safety of our nation's trains and passengers

It is essential that we defend and fight for a modern, national passenger rail network

8.8 billion hours

how much time Americans waste each year due to congestion on urban roads

3.3 billion gallons

how much extra fuel is burned annually crawling in traffic

$166 billion

the annual cost of congestion to Americans

There is a lack of leadership in developing world class passenger trains in America. And our transit system is failing to meet growing demand. With your support, we can build a rail network that serves all Americans.

For the cost of one latte a month, you can help us improve America’s rail system and enjoy these exclusive member benefits.

Amtrak Rail fare discounts

10% off Amtrak fares and up to 20% off select regional railways

Travel Deals

Discounts and special offers on hotels, theme parks, and more

Exclusive content

Access to our newsletter and the Rail Passengers staff

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Improve Your Commute

Your donation helps us fight for expanded service and reliable, on time trains.

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Take Action

What you can do, right now, to make passenger trains better in America.

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