Amtrak to offer Acela Nonstop

Written by David C. Lester, Managing Editor
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Amtrak announced today it will offer a new service, Acela Nonstop, direct service between Washington, D.C. Union Station and New York Penn Station.  The service will begin on Monday, September 23, and tickets are now available for purchase.

The initial schedule for Acela Nonstop is weekdays only, with one southbound and one northbound train per day.  The trip time will be two hours and 35 minutes.

The southbound train will depart New York at 6:35 a.m., and will arrive in Washington at 9:10 a.m.  The northbound train will depart Washington, D.C. at 4:30 p.m., and arrive in New York at 7:05 p.m.

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Source:  An Amtrak press release.

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