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Amtrak To Add Bicycle Cargo To All Long Distance Routes

Unknown In big news for bicycle travelers Amtrak has announced that they are adding baggage cars with bicycle cargo capability to all 15 long distance train routes that they serve. By the end of the year riders should have roll-on bicycle service, expanding the horizons of where you can take your bike, or where you can ride to and find an affordable way home. I’ve utilized roll-on service on the west coast to travel between cities, and it’s a great feeling to be able to ride directly to and from the train station. Look for 55 new cars capable of carrying bicycles by the end of 2014. Read more at www.post-gazette.com

One Comment

  1. Scott NJune 25, 2014 at 4:01 pm

    People doing Pittsburgh to DC are going to love ththis option for the way home.

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