There was a new train listed in the June 15, 1976, Amtrak timetable – trains 781 and 782, the Las Vegas Limited. This train departed Los Angeles at 1:30 pm on Fridays, and returned on Sund... (more)
Metrolink's busiest line is the San Bernardino Line, connecting San Bernardino with downtown Los Angeles and roughly 60 miles in length. On weekdays, this line sees 38 trains per day (19 each wes... (more)
Metrolink cab cars line up at Los Angeles Union Station on April 22, 2019. Built from 2010–2013 by Hyundai Rotem (of Korea), these cab cars have a distinctive look. These cars have a cab on the ... (more)
Metrolink train 685, which originated in Laguna Niguel/Mission Viejo (in southern Orange County) has arrived on Track 14 at Los Angeles Union Station on April 22, 2019. As with most Metrolink tra... (more)
Beautiful mural, by artists May Sun and Paul Diez, at the east entrance to Los Angeles Union Station - LAUS, principal railway station owned by LAMTA - Los Angeles Metropolitan Transportation Auth... (more)
Main Concourse at Los Angeles Union Station - LAUS, principal railway station owned by LAMTA - Los Angeles Metropolitan Transportation Authority and operated by Amtrak and Metrolink. Built in 1939... (more)
Farewell Pacific Parlour Car. For one final moment, Pacific Parlour Car "Columbia Valley" sits quietly on track 10 at Los Angeles Union Station, having just arrived from Seattle. This woul... (more)
The stage is set. A slightly battered P42 sits quietly on track 13 at Los Angeles Union Station. In just a few hours, it will depart for New Orleans on the Sunset Limited.
Idling quietly on Track 15 of Los Angeles Union Station, BNSF 7008 looks a bit out of place as it prepares to depart east on the rear of a Metrolink test train. To the left, one of the many Metrol... (more)
As the first annual Trainfest and Toy Drive at Los Angeles Union Station draws to a close, Santa Claus takes a moment to pose on the pilot of his newest sleigh - Santa Fe 3751 - prior to riding of... (more)
The new leader of the pack. One of Metrolink's new F125 "Spirit" Tier 4 locomotives, the third built, though the first to be delivered, sits on display at Los Angeles Union Statio... (more)
Santa Fe returns to Union Station: Amtrak 3 (westbound Southwest Chief) developed locomotive issues east of Albuquerque, NM yesterday and required the addition of a freight unit. Luckily, one of t... (more)
4 hours late Amtrak Southwest Chief train #3 is arriving into Los Angeles Union Station with a help from BNSF 1755(EX-ATSF 5187).