Amtrak’s Route Accounting: Fatally Flawed, Misleading & Wrong

How Amtrak's Accounting Practices Distort Financial Realities

Rail Passengers Travel Review

Share your Amtrak travel experiences with us.


Volunteers Needed For RailNation:California

Climbing aboard a new Amtrak Cascades trainset, member Charlie Hamilton


Renew or become a member of the Rail Passengers Association today! Explore our comprehensive list of benefits, find other ways that you can help grow passenger train service in the United States!

Tools & Info

Documents about Amtrak (including comprehensive ridership statistics), passenger rail and public transportation policy.

Local & Regional Organizations

Local & regional advocacy coalition partners; national & international organizations; industry & labor groups.

Charity Quilt Challenge & Jim Hamre Scholarship Fund Benefit Auction

Benefiting The Jim Hamre Memorial Scholarship Fund

Jim Hamre Memorial Scholarship Fund

With the gracious support of Jim Hamre’s family, the Rail Passengers Association has established The Jim Hamre Memorial Scholarship Fund. The scholarship will benefit engineering graduate students interested in rail and transit.

Member Forum

A place for members of the Rail Passengers Association to communicate about topics of interest.

2020 Council of Representatives Election

All Members In Good Standing Are Urged To Consider Running For Seats On The Council of Representatives