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Amtrak cancels some trains south of D.C.

Thursday - 8/25/2011, 1:00pm  ET

WASHINGTON - Amtrak has canceled some train service south of D.C. as Hurricane Irene continues its march toward the East Coast.

The following cancellations have been made for origination dates of Friday, Saturday and Sunday:

  • Auto Train Trains 52 and 53 (Sanford, Fla. - Lorton, Va.)
  • Silver Star Trains 91 and 92 (New York -Tampa - Miami) canceled New York to Jacksonville; train will operate between Jacksonville and Miami
  • Silver Meteor Trains 97 and 98 (New York - Miami)
  • Palmetto Train 89 (New York - Savannah)

The following cancellations have been made for origination dates of Saturday and Sunday:

  • Carolinian Trains 79 and 80 (New York - Cary, N.C.)
  • Palmetto Train 90 (New York - Savannah)

For updated schedule information, visit Amtrak's website.

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