View from the California Zephyr train, Member Doug Kerr

Goals & Vision

RPA is working for more frequencies on existing routes and adding new routes.

Puget Sound from an Amtrak Cascades train, Member Charlie Hamilton


The Rail Passengers Association (formerly NARP) acts as a voice for Amtrak, commuter and transit passengers.

The New River Gorge from the Cardinal train, Member Austin Sersen


RPA's volunteer leaders and professional staff.

  • Council of Representatives

    The Council represents local needs, issues and activities at the national level.

  • Board of Directors

    RPA board positions are elected by the Council of Representatives.

  • Staff

    RPA's professional staff represents the members in DC and throughout the country.

  • Governing Documents

    The National Association of Railroad Passengers, DBA the Rail Passengers Association, is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

Hudson River from an Empire Service train, Member Wayne Senville


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