Amtrak Cancels More Trains due to Hurricane Dorian

With hurricane Dorian bearing down on the East Coast, Amtrak has canceled more service in the Southeast.

The latest modified scheduled will be in effect from Sept. 3-5.

On Sept. 3, the southbound Palmetto will operate only from New York to Washington and is canceled south of there.

The northbound Palmetto will operate as scheduled from Savannah, Georgia, to New York.

On Sept. 4 and 5 the Palmetto will operate in both directions between New York and Richmond, Virginia.

On Sept. 3 to 5 the Silver Star, Silver Meteor and Auto Train are all canceled with no alternative transportation being provided.

Amtrak said passengers should check train status at Amtrak.com. Displaced passengers typically are accommodated on trains with similar departure times or on another day.

The carrier said in a service advisory that will waive change fee charges for those forced to change their travel plans.

 

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