An Amtrak Pacific Surfliner shoves its way towards LA (looming in the background) as it crosses the LA River on the Redondo Flyover.
A northbound Surfliner heads between Budweiser buildings as it heads into single-track territory.
This P40 has spent a good amount of time on the west coast.
A sparkly new California Department of Transportation Charger pulls a Surfliner set west under the vestigial remnant of the Busch Gardens pedestrian bridge.
Amtrak's Coast Starlight passes over the eastern end of the Santa Clara River Bridge and into Oxnard California with a Phase One Heritage paint scheme in the lead. Although from this angle this lo... (more)
Amtrak train 564, running 18 minutes late as it heads south from Los Angeles to San Diego, is making the unusual move of crossing over at CP Maple from Track 2 to Track 1 (Track 1 is normally used... (more)
Amtrak purchased 207 General Electric P42DC locomotives, and the last of them leads a Pacific Surfliner through CP Maple in Orange, California, on August 14, 2019. This train, number 566, ... (more)
Don't believe everything you read - the destination board on the front of CDTX SC-44 2122 says this train is headed for Los Angeles. However, this train is only 17 miles out of Los Angeles and he... (more)
Amtrak Pacific Surfliner 768 (Goleta to San Diego) rolls to a stop in Fullerton, California, on March 25, 2019. Amtrak P42DC 155 is in charge of this train, rather than the usual Siemens C... (more)
The BNSF San Bernardino Subdivision between Los Angeles' Hobart Yard and Fullerton, 20 miles away, is a busy piece of railroading. BNSF operates a lot of freight trains on this line, which connec... (more)
Amtrak Pacific Surfliner 768 departs Fullerton, California, on the Ides of March 2019. This train, with CDTX SC-44 2119 for power, originated in Goleta (near Santa Barbara) and is heading ... (more)
On January 20, 2019, there are only three Amtrak F59PHIs left in Pacific Surfliner service. One of those, Amtrak 451, leads weekend train 1564 through the campus of Chapman College in Oran... (more)
Amtrak 1573, a weekend service train traveling from San Diego to Los Angeles, crosses the Santa Ana River and, in the process, crosses from the city of Orange into Anaheim. The train is slowing f... (more)
Amtrak Pacific Surfliner 768 (Goleta to San Diego), heading south through the city of Orange, finds a small hole of sun peeking through the clouds on November 24, 2018. This location is CP... (more)
There are two Pacific Surliner round trips each day that operate the entire 350 miles of the line from San Luis Obispo to San Diego, along California's scenic Pacific Coast. (There are als... (more)