Amtrak provides intercity passenger rail services to more than 500 destinations in 46 states on a 22,000-mile route system. Amtrak recognizes that greenhouse gas reduction is a multi-dimensional concern, and encourages passengers to take practical steps to reduce carbon emissions where possible. For schedules, fares and information, passengers may call 800-USA-RAIL or visit www.amtrak.com.
Amtrak has partnered with Carbonfund.org, allowing passengers to offset the carbon emissions footprint generated by their individual rail travel by making a contribution to Carbonfund.org. To offset rail travel, passengers can calculate their carbon footprint using the Rail Calculator or simply choose from one of our affordable preset options:
Rail Travel Calculator