Who owns Amtrak?

Answer Amtrak, otherwise known as the National Railroad Passenger Corporation, is wholly owned by the United States Government. Its funding comes from the United States Congress and the Secretary of Tran... Read More »

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Who is the CEO of Amtrak?

As of March 2010, Joseph Boardman is the president and CEO of Amtrak; he has held this position since November 2008. Before joining Amtrak, Boardman was the administrator at the Federal Railroad A... Read More »

Who is the owner of Amtrak?

Amtrak is a private corporation owned by its shareholders. Amtrak is run by a board of directors. The U.S. government approves an annual subsidy and owns a substantial portion of Amtrak's preferred... Read More »

Is amtrak safe?

Fatality statistics can put Amtrak safety and passenger risk in perspective. In January 2010, the U.S. Department of Transportation reported 564 people died in air incidents, highway fatalities tot... Read More »

Can I put my motorcycle on Amtrak?

Motorcycles can be brought on Amtrak Auto Trains. You must arrive two hours before departure to check in your bike, and it must be no longer than 102 inches, with height no more than 72 inches and ... Read More »