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News of Note August 27, 2019

Amtrak Announces New Service to New York

Amtrak train pulling into outdoor station
First Valley Flyer shuttle train arriving in Northampton. Photo by Wayne Feiden, Director of Planning & Sustainability, City of Northampton

Looking to travel to New York by train? Amtrak has announced new service between Northampton and New York City. 

Beginning this Friday, August 30, a new train—the Valley Flyer—will depart Northampton for New York’s Penn Station weekdays at 6:10 and 8 a.m. On weekends and holidays, the Valley Flyer will leave Northampton at 9:40 a.m.

Afternoon service from Northampton to New York is still available from Northampton to New York City on Amtrak’s Vermonter line. That train departs Northampton daily at 2:01 p.m.

More information is available on the Amtrak website.