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List of Named Passenger Trains of the United States A%E2%80%93B

This article contains a list of named passenger trains in the United States, with names beginning A through B.[1]

A

Train name Railroad Train endpoints in a typical [year] Operated
Abraham Lincoln[2][3]:75-76 Alton Railroad (1935-1947)
Gulf, Mobile & Ohio (1947-1971)
Amtrak (1971-1978)
Chicago-St. Louis [1948] 1935-1978
Acadian[4] Southern Pacific Houston-New Orleans [1941] 1936-1956
Acela Express[5] (train type, not name) Amtrak Boston-Washington, D.C. [2012] 2000-present
Adirondack[6] Amtrak New York City-Montreal [1979] 1974-present
Adirondack and Montreal Express New York Central New York City-Montreal [1914] 1902-1922
Admiral Pennsylvania New York City-Chicago-Washington, DC [1952] 1939-1964
Advance Commodore Vanderbilt New York Central New York City-Chicago [1948] 1929-1955
Advance Denver Zephyr Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Chicago-Denver [1936] 1936
Advance Empire State Express New York Central New York City-Buffalo, New York [1952] 1942-1956
Advance Florida Special Pennsylvania, Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac, Atlantic Coast Line, Florida East Coast New York City-Miami [1940] 1938-1942
Advance Flyer Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Chicago-Lincoln, Nebraska [1942] 1941-1946
Advance Forest City New York Central Chicago-New York [1942] 1942-1945
Advance Gilt Edge New Haven New York City-Boston [1943] 1937-1951
Advance Knickerbocker New York Central St. Louis-Boston [1948] 1945-1956
Advance Merchants Limited New Haven New York-Boston [1954] 1952-1960
Advance Midnight Special Gulf, Mobile & Ohio Chicago-St. Louis [1948] 1947-1949
Advance Silver Meteor Pennsylvania, Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac, Seaboard Air Line New York City-Miami [1945] 1942-1947
Advance Twentieth Century Limited New York Central Chicago-New York [1930] 1929-1931
Advance Water Level Limited New York Central Chicago-New York [1944] 1943-1945
Advance Wolverine New York Central Chicago-New York-Boston [1947] 1947-1948
Adventureland Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Kansas City, Missouri-Billings, Montana [1952] 1937-1952
Afternoon Congressional Pennsylvania
Penn Central (1968-1970)
New York-Washington, D.C.[1958] 1952-1970
Afternoon Executive Amtrak New York-Washington, D.C.[1971] 1971-1972
Afternoon Express New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad New York-Boston [1900] 1891-1913
Afternoon Flyer Grand Rapids and Indiana Railroad Chicago-Grand Rapids, Michigan [1912] 1904-1918
Afternoon Hiawatha Milwaukee Road Chicago-St. Paul, Minnesota [1941] 1939-1970
Afternoon Keystone Pennsylvania
Penn Central (1968-1969)
New York-Washington, D.C. [1965] 1961-1969
Afternoon Puget Sounder Great Northern Seattle-Vancouver [1948] 1946-1950
Afternoon Steeler Pennsylvania Pittsburgh-Cleveland [1952] 1950-1958
Afternoon Twin Cities Zephyr Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Chicago-St. Paul, Minnesota [1940] 1936-1970
Aiken-Augusta Special Pennsylvania
Southern
New York City-Charlotte, North Carolina-Columbia, South Carolina-Augusta, Georgia [1935] 1928-1953
Air Line Limited New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad New York-Boston [1900] 1894-1901
Air Line Special New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad New York-Fitchburg, Massachusetts [1905] 1904-1907
Airway Limited Pennsylvania
Transcontinental Air Transport
New York City-Los Angeles [1930] 1929-1932
Akron and Cleveland Express Pennsylvania Chicago-Akron, Ohio [1914] 1912-1918
Akronite Pennsylvania New York City-Akron, Ohio [1941] 1937-1957
Ak-Sar-Ben Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Chicag-Lincoln, Nebraska [1950] 1930-1953; 1969-1970
Ak-Sar-Ben Zephyr Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Chicago-Lincoln, Nebraska [1958] 1940-1947; 1953-1969
Alamo Southern Pacific New Orleans-San Antonio [1940] 1936-1952
Alamo Special Missouri-Kansas-Texas Houston-San Antonio [1930] 1906-1910; 1928-1933
Alaskan Northern Pacific, Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad,

Spokane, Portland & Seattle

Chicago-Tacoma, Washington-Portland, Oregon [1949] 1931-1952
Albany and Troy Express New York Central New York City-Albany, New York-Troy, New York [1912] 1900-1938
Albany Express New York Central New York, New York-Albany, New York [1925] 1908-1917; 1923-1943
Albany Mail New York Central New York City-Utica, New York [1947] 1947-1948
Albany Morning Express Boston and Albany Railroad Boston-Albany, New York [1920] 1913-1932
Albany Night Express Boston and Albany Railroad, New York Central Railroad Boston-Chicago [1921] 1913-1926
Alburgh Express Rutland Railroad Ogdensburg, New York-Rutland (city), Vermont [1918] 1914-1918
Alexandria Pennsylvania New York-Washington, D.C. [1945] 1941-1958
Alexandrian Great Northern St. Paul, Minnesota-Fargo, North Dakota [1941] 1932-1950
All-Florida Special Pennsylvania, Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac, Seaboard Air Line Boston-St. Petersburg, Florida-West Palm Beach, Florida [1925] 1924-1927
Allegheny Pennsylvania St. Louis-Pittsburgh [1951] 1948-1959
Alouette Boston & Maine, Canadian Pacific Railway Boston-Montreal [1934] 1926-1965
Alton Limited Alton Railroad (pre-1947),
Gulf, Mobile & Ohio (1947-end)
Chicago-St. Louis [1934] 1900-1924; 1928-1958
Ambassador Baltimore & Ohio Detroit-Baltimore [1952] 1931-1964
Ambassador New Haven,
Boston & Maine,
Central Vermont, and
Canadian National
Boston-Montreal [1937] 1927-1966
American Pennsylvania New York City-St. Louis [1930] 1925-1956
American Great Northern Seattle-Vancouver [1927] 1919-1946
American Express Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago and St. Louis Railway Cleveland-St. Louis [1912] 1911-1918
American Royal Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Chicago-Kansas City, Missouri [1945] 1932-1952; 1969-1971
American Royal Zephyr Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Chicago-Kansas City, Missouri [1960] 1953-1968
Angel Santa Fe San Francisco-Los Angeles-San Diego [1915] 1911-1917
Angelo Santa Fe Fort Worth, Texas-San Angelo, Texas [1952] 1933-1966
Ann Rutledge Alton Railroad (1937-1947),
Gulf, Mobile & Ohio (1947-1958)
Chicago-St. Louis [1940] 1937-1958
Amtrak Chicago-Kansas City, Missouri [1981] 1976-2009; 1976-2008
Antelope[7] Santa Fe Kansas City, Missouri-Fort Worth, Texas [1946]
Kansas City, Missouri-Oklahoma City [1952]
1927-1948; 1948-1954
Anthracite Express Pennsylvania Philadelphia-Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania [1939] 1933-1941
Apache Rock Island and Southern Pacific Chicago-Los Angeles [1930] 1927-1938
Argonaut Southern Pacific Los Angeles-New Orleans [1952] 1926-1932; 1936-1958
Aristocrat Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Denver-Chicago [1933] 1930-1941
Arizona Limited Rock Island and Southern Pacific Chicago, Illinois-Phoenix, Arizona 1940-1942
Arkansas and Texas Mail St. Louis-San Francisco Railway St. Louis-Cleburne, Texas [1905] 1898-1908
Arlington Pennsylvania New York City-Washington, D.C. [1941] 1933-1962
Aroostook Flyer Bangor & Aroostook Bangor, Maine-Van Buren, Maine [1950] 1937-1957
Arrow Milwaukee Road Chicago-Sioux Falls, South Dakota [1952] 1926-1967
Arrowhead Amtrak Minneapolis-Duluth, Minnesota [1976] 1976-1977
Arrowhead Limited Chicago & North Western Chicago-Duluth, Minnesota [1952] 1927-1955
Arundel Maine Central, Boston and Maine Boston-Bangor, Maine [1952] 1952-1953
Asa Packer Lehigh Valley New York City-Coxton, Pennsylvania [1941] 1939-1958
Asheville Special Pennsylvania, then Penn Central (1968-1970)
Southern
New York City-Asheville, North Carolina [1948] 1930-1970
Ashland and Ishpeming Mail Chicago & North Western Chicago-Green Bay, Wisconsin [1924] 1914-1918; 1921-1928
Ashland Limited Chicago & North Western Chicago-Ashland, Wisconsin [1948] 1894-1901; 1914-1957
Ashland Mail Chicago & North Western Chicago-Ashland, Wisconsin [1942] 1929-1930; 1937-1951
Atlanta Limited Illinois Central Shreveport, Louisiana-Meridian, Mississippi [1937] 1934-1942; 1946-1947
Atlanta Owl Seaboard Air Line Railroad Atlanta-Birmingham, Alabama [1936] 1925-1926; 1934-1938
Atlanta-Birmingham Special Pennsylvania
Southern
New York, New York-Birmingham, Alabama [1913] 1911-1934
Atlanta-Jacksonville Express Southern Atlanta-Jacksonville, Florida [1921] 1920-1924
Atlanta-Memphis Express Southern Atlanta-Memphis, Tennessee [1923] 1921-1924; 1933-1935
Atlantic City Express Central Railroad of New Jersey New York City-Atlantic City, New Jersey [1925] 1907-1910; 1923-1928
Atlantic City Express Pennsylvania Washington, D.C.-Atlantic City, New Jersey [1912] 1910-1942
Atlantic City Express Amtrak Philadelphia International Airport, Pennsylvania-Atlantic City, New Jersey [1990] 1989-1994
Atlantic City Limited Pennsylvania New York City-Atlantic City, New Jersey [1925] 1919-1931
Atlantic City Special Central Railroad of New Jersey New York, New York-Atlantic City, New Jersey [1924] 1902-1910; 1923-1926
Atlantic Coast Limited Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Chicago-Denver [1915] 1910-1916; 1929-1930
Atlantic Coast Line Express Pennsylvania, Richmond, Fredericksburg and Potomac Railroad, Atlantic Coast Line Railroad New York, New York-Tampa, Florida [1912] 1893-1935
Atlantic Express Erie New York City-Chicago [1950] 1874-1878; 1885-1887; 1892-1915; 1922-1964
Atlantic Express Grand Trunk Western Chicago-Montreal [1913] 1879-1917
Atlantic Express Michigan Central, New York Central Railroad New York City-Chicago [1928] 1882-1930
Atlantic Express Pennsylvania Pittsburgh-Harrisburg, Pennsylvania [1916] 1875-1928
Atlantic Express Canadian National Railway Chicago-Toronto [1928] 1926-1930
Atlantic Express Northern Pacific Railway, Spokane, Portland and Seattle Railway Saint Paul, Minnesota-Seattle-Portland, Oregon [1924] 1883-1888; 1910-1930
Atlantic Express Chicago & North Western Chicago-Minneapolis [1924] 1900-1926
Atlantic Express Union Pacific Railroad Portland, Oregon-Kansas City, Missouri [1924] 1903-1928
Atlantic Flyer Louisville and Nashville Railroad Cincinnati-Birmingham, Alabama [1933] 1929-1936
Atlantic Highlands Express Central Railroad of New Jersey New York City-Atlantic Highlands, New Jersey ?
Atlantic Limited Minneapolis, St. Paul and Sault Ste. Marie Minneapolis-Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan-Montreal [1908] 1902-1909
Atlantic Limited Canadian Pacific (1955-1978)
Via (1978-1979)
via Maine Central Railroad Mattawamkeag to Vanceboro
Saint John, New Brunswick-Montreal [1963] 1956-1970; 1978-1981
Augusta Special Pennsylvania
Southern
New York, New York-Charlotte, North Carolina-Columbia, South Carolina-Augusta, Georgia [1958] 1915-1928; 1953-1966
Augusta-Aiken Special Pennsylvania
Southern
New York, New York-Charlotte, North Carolina-Columbia, South Carolina-Augusta, Georgia [1932] 1931-1934
Aurora Winter Train Alaska Railroad Anchorage, Alaska-Fairbanks, Alaska [1978] 1947-present
Auto Train Auto-Train Corporation (1971-1981)
Amtrak (1983-present)
Lorton, Virginia-Sanford, Florida (1971-1981; 1983-present)
Louisville, Kentucky-Sanford, Florida (1974-1977)
see on left
Azalean Louisville & Nashville Cincinnati-New Orleans [1952] 1937-1953
Aztec Eagle (Aguila Azteca) Nacionales de Mexico
Missouri Pacific
Mexico City-Nuevo Laredo-San Antonio [1955] 1950-1971

B

Train name Railroad Train endpoints in a typical [year] Operated
Badger Amtrak Chicago-Milwaukee [1985] 1985-1989
Badger Express Great Northern St. Paul, Minnesota-Duluth, Minnesota [1943]; 1955-1971 just called 'Badger' 1925-1971
Badger Limited Chicago North Shore and Milwaukee Railroad Chicago-Milwaukee [1930] 1929-1933
Badger State Express Chicago & North Western Chicago-Minneapolis [1919] 1892-1936
Baltimore Day Express Pennsylvania Washington, D.C.-Buffalo, New York [1962] 1958-1967
Baltimore-Washington Night Express Baltimore & Ohio, Central Railroad of New Jersey, Reading Company New York City-Washington, D.C. [1941] 1938-1946
Bankers New Haven
Penn Central (1969-1971)
New York City-Springfield, Massachusetts [1945] 1939-1971
Bankers Amtrak Washington, D.C.-Springfield, Massachusetts [1980] 1976-1998
Banner Blue Wabash Chicago-St. Louis [1938] 1894-1896; 1905-1967
Bar Harbor Express Maine Central
Boston and Maine
New Haven
Washington, D.C.-Ellsworth, Maine [1950] 1902-1960
Barnacle Bill Special Pennsylvania-Reading Seashore Lines Philadelphia-Atlantic City, New Jersey [1939] 1938-1941
Bat Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad Chicago-Minneapolis [1929] 1929-1930
Bay Shore Special Central of New Jersey Washington, D.C.-Ellingsworth, Pennsylvania [1948] 1940-1949
Bay State New Haven
Penn Central (1969-1971)
Amtrak (from 1971)
New York City-Boston [1985] 1894-1917; 1925-1974; 1982-1994; 1997-1998
Beach Comber Boston & Maine Boston-Portland, Maine [1950] 1950-1952
Beach Patrol Pennsylvania-Reading Seashore Lines Philadelphia-Atlantic City, New Jersey [1939] 1938-1941
Beach Special Boston & Maine Boston-Portland, Maine [1952] 1950-1952
Beachcomber Long Island Rail Road New York City-Montauk, New York [1964] 1963-1966
Beacon Hill Amtrak Boston-New Haven, Connecticut [1979] 1978-1981
Bear Mountain Amtrak New York City-Albany, New York [1985] 1977; 1981-1995
Beaver Southern Pacific San Francisco-Portland, Oregon [1942] 1940-1949
Beaver New York Central New York City-Cleveland-Toronto [1921] 1913-1926
Benjamin Franklin Amtrak Boston-Philadelphia [1982] 1977-1994
Berkshire Boston & Albany, New York Central Boston-Albany, New York [1948] 1902-1931; 1952-1959
Berkshire Boston & Maine Boston-Troy, New York [1940] c. 1932-1936 (Berkshire Flyer); c. 1937-1940
Berkshire New Haven New York City-Pittsfield, Massachusetts [1954] c. 1931-1941 (Berkshire Express); c. 1946-1968
Berkshire Hills Express New York Central New York City-Chatham, New York--North Adams, Massachusetts [1924] 1919-1934
Betsy Ross Amtrak New York City-Washington, D.C. [1980] 1976-1981
Bicentennial Amtrak Boston-Philadelphia [1976] 1976-1977
Big Apple Amtrak New York City-Harrisburg, Pennsylvania [1983] 1980-1992; 1997-1998
Birmingham and Atlanta Owl Seaboard Air Line Railroad Birmingham, Alabama-Atlanta [1930] 1927-1933
Birmingham Owl Seaboard Air Line Railroad Birmingham, Alabama-Atlanta [1935] 1925-1926; 1934-1938
Birmingham Special[8] Pennsylvania, then Penn Central (1969-1971)
Norfolk & Western
and Southern
New York City-Birmingham, Alabama, with a Chattanooga, Tennessee-Memphis, Tennessee segment [1926] 1909-1971
Biscayne Florida East Coast Railway Jacksonville, Florida-Miami [1930] 1927-1931
Black Diamond Lehigh Valley
Reading
Philadelphia-New York City-Buffalo, New York [1952] 1896-1959
Black Gold Frisco Tulsa, Oklahoma-Fort Worth, Texas [1952] 1938-1959
Black Hawk Chicago, Burlington & Quincy (-1970)
Burlington Northern (6 weeks in 1970)
Chicago-Minneapolis [1945] 1927-1970
Black Hawk Amtrak Chicago-Dubuque, Iowa [1976] 1974-1981
Black Hills and Minnesota Express Chicago & North Western Chicago-Rapid City, South Dakota [1915] 1914-1918
Blue Arrow Nickel Plate Cleveland-St. Louis [1958] 1956-1959
Blue Bird[9] Chicago Great Western Minneapolis-Rochester, Minnesota [1930] 1929-1931
Blue Bird Wabash Chicago-St. Louis [1943] 1938-1968
Blue Comet Central Railroad of New Jersey Jersey City, New Jersey-Atlantic City, New Jersey [1934] 1929-1941
Blue Dart Nickel Plate St. Louis-Cleveland [1958] 1956-1959
Blue Grass Special Pennsylvania Chicago-Louisville, Kentucky [1955] 1952-1957
Blue Ridge[10] Amtrak, Marc after 1986 Washington, D.C.-Martinsburg, West Virginia [1977] 1973-1988
Blue Ridge Limited Baltimore & Ohio Chicago-Washington, D.C. [1945] 1934-1949
Blue Water Amtrak Chicago-Port Huron, Michigan [2008] 1975-1982 as the Blue Water Limited; 2004-present
Bluebonnet Frisco and
Missouri-Kansas-Texas
St. Louis-Fort Worth, Texas [1952] 1928-1958
Bluegrass Monon Railroad Chicago-Louisville, Kentucky [1949] 1948-1952
Boardwalk Flyer Pennsylvania-Reading Seashore Lines Philadelphia-Atlantic City, New Jersey [1940] 1934-1935; 1939-1941
Bon-Air Special Georgia & Florida Augusta, Georgia-Jacksonville, Florida [1925] 1924-1930
Booth Tarkington New York Central Chicago-Cincinnati [1958] 1958
Border Limited Southern Pacific Houston-Corpus Christi, Texas [1952] 1929-1930; 1934-1952
Boston Afternoon Express Boston & Albany Boston-Albany, New York [1925] 1913-1927
Boston and Buffalo Special New York Central Boston-Chicago [1924] 1906-1928
Boston and Chicago Special New York Central Boston-Chicago [1912] 1892-1914
Boston and New York Express New York Central Boston-Chicago (with sleeping cars to many other points) [1912] 1905-1914
Boston Day Express Boston & Albany, New Haven New York City-Boston [1930] 1924-1931
Boston Evening Express Boston & Albany Boston-Albany, New York [1925] 1925-1928
Boston Express New York Central Buffalo, New York-Boston [1930] 1888-1948
Boston Express Duluth, South Shore and Atlantic Railway Duluth, Minnesota-Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan (with through trains to many eastern cities) [1908] 1890-1916
Boston Express Pennsylvania, New Haven Washington, D.C.-Boston [1895] 1892-1900
Boston Express Minneapolis, St. Paul and Sault Ste. Marie, Canadian Pacific Railway Minneapolis-Saint Paul-Montreal [1908] 1898-1910
Boston Limited Boston & Albany, New York Central Railroad Boston-Chicago [1894] 1894-1909
Boston Night Express Boston & Albany Boston-Albany, New York [1920] 1913-1922
Boston Special Boston & Albany, New York Central Railroad Boston-Chicago [1892] 1892-1909
Boston Special New York Central Boston-Chicago (with through trains to Toronto and Montreal) [1945] 1942-1946
Boston-New York Express New Haven
New York Central
New York City-Boston [1938]
New York City-Springfield, Massachusetts
1925-1951
Bostonian New Haven (until 1968)
Penn Central (1969-1971)
Amtrak (since 1971)
New York City-Boston [1953] 1919-1977
Bowery Amtrak New York City-Washington, D.C. [1997] 1997-1998
Brainerd and International Falls Express Northern Pacific Railway Saint Paul, Minnesota-International Falls, Minnesota [1928] 1921-1946
Brazil and Mudlavia Express Chicago, Indianapolis & Louisville Chicago-Terre Haute, Indiana [1905] 1902-1906
Broadway Limited Pennsylvania (1912-1969)
Penn Central (1969-1971)
Amtrak (1971-1995)
Chicago-Washington, D.C. [1930]
Chicago-New York City
1912-1995
Buckeye Pennsylvania Pittsburgh-Cleveland (Buckeye Limited 1916-1936) [1939] 1916-1948
Buckeye Pennsylvania
Penn Central (1969-1971)
Chicago-Cincinnati (with through cars to Norfolk) [1960] 1957-1969
Buckeye Pere Marquette Railway Detroit-Columbus, Ohio [1930] 1928-1931
Budd Highlander Boston and Maine Boston-Albany, New York [1955] 1952-1958
Buffalo-Chicago Special New York Central Chicago-Buffalo, New York [1925] 1921-1927
Buffalo-Cincinnati Express New York Central Buffalo, New York-Cincinnati (with through trains to the south) [1934] 1934-1946
Buffalo - Pittsburgh - Detroit Special New York Central Buffalo, New York-Pittsburgh-Detroit [1925] 1922-1934
Buffalo - Pittsburgh - Toledo Special New York Central Buffalo, New York-Pittsburgh-Toledo, Ohio [1938] 1935-1940
Buffalo - Pittsburgh Express New York Central Buffalo, New York-Pittsburgh [1942] (aka Buffalo and Pittsburgh Express) 1904-1917; 1929-1930; 1935-1961
Buffalo-Toronto Express New York Central, Canadian Pacific Railway New York City-Toronto [1945] 1943-1963
Buffalo and Chicago Express Grand Trunk Western New York, New York-Chicago, Illinois [1903] 1900-1907
Buffalo and Chicago Special Lake Shore and Michigan Southern Railway Buffalo, New York-Chicago [1910] 1906-1913
Buffalo and Chicago Special Boston and Albany Railroad, New York Central Railroad Boston-Chicago [1915] 1913-1920
Buffalo Day Express Pennsylvania
Penn Central (1969-1971)
Washington, D.C.-Buffalo, New York [1933] 1900-1971
Buffalo Express Lehigh Valley Railroad, Grand Trunk Western Railroad Toronto-Buffalo, New York [1905] 1902-1914
Buffalo Express New York Central Chicago-Buffalo, New York [1933] 1912-1943
Buffalo Limited New York Central New York, New York-Buffalo, New York [1903] 1902-1906
Buffalo Limited Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad New York City-Buffalo, New York [1920] 1919-1926
Buffalo Limited Pittsburgh and Lake Erie Railroad Pittsburgh-Buffalo, New York [1930] 1919-1931
Buffalo Local New York Central Cincinnati-Buffalo, New York ?
Buffalo Mail Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad New York City-Buffalo, New York [1930] 1919-1935
Buffalo Special New York Central New York City-Buffalo, New York [1908] 1892-1893; 1902-1914; 1919-1925
Buffalo Special Pennsylvania Railroad Pittsburgh-Buffalo, New York [1911] 1906-1916
Buffalo Train Lehigh Valley Railroad, Grand Trunk Western Railroad New York City-Chicago [1907] 1902-1914
Buffalonian West Shore Railroad New York City-Buffalo, New York (with sleeping cars to Chicago, St. Louis, and Boston) [1915] 1910-1925
Buffalonian New York Central New York City-Buffalo, New York [1924] 1915-1932
Buffalonian Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad New York City-Buffalo, New York [1940] 1936-1941
Bullet Central Railroad of New Jersey Jersey City, New Jersey-Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania [1930] 1929-1931
Bullet Pennsylvania Railroad Wilmington, Delaware-Easton, Maryland [1938] 1937-c.1946
Bunker Hill New Haven (until 1946), Amtrak (since 1971) New York City-Boston [1972] 1940-1946; 1971-1975
Business Man's Special Pere Marquette Chicago-Grand Rapids, Michigan [1930] 1928-1932
Butte and Portland Special Union Pacific Salt Lake City-Butte, Montana-Portland, Oregon [1915] 1911-1920
Butte Express Union Pacific Salt Lake City-Butte, Montana-Boise, Idaho [1938] 1894-1895; 1915-1931; 1935-1941
Butte Special Union Pacific Salt Lake City-Butte, Montana [1952] 1921-1971
Butte - Northwest Express Union Pacific Salt Lake City-Butte, Montana-Spokane, Washington-Portland, Oregon [1935] 1932-1941
Butte - Portland Express Union Pacific Salt Lake City-Butte, Montana-Portland, Oregon [1912] 1911-1914

Notes

  1. ^ The primary source for American passenger train names is the Official Guide of the Railways, which has been published since 1868, under the following titles: 1868-1869 Travelers' Official Railway Guide of the United States and Canada. New York: National Railway Publication Co.; 1870-1896 Travelers' Official Guide of the Railways and Steam Navigation Lines in the United States and Canada. New York: National Railway Publication Co.; 1897-1900 Travelers' Official Guide of the Railways and Steam Navigation Lines in the United States, Canada and Mexico. New York: National Railway Publication Co.; 1901-1973 The Official Guide of the Railways and Steam Navigation Lines of the United States, Porto Rico, Canada, Mexico, and Cuba. New York: National Railway Publication Co.; 1974-1989 The Official Railway Guide North American Passenger Travel Edition: United States, Canada and Mexico. New York: National Railway Publication Co.; 1989-2016 Amtrak National Train Timetables.
  2. ^ Schafer (1997), 19-20; Schafer (2000), 58-59
  3. ^ Goldberg, Bruce (1981). Amtrak--the first decade. Silver Spring, MD: Alan Books. OCLC 7925036.
  4. ^ Solomon (1999), 66.
  5. ^ "U.S. Transportation Secretary Slater celebrates inaugural run of Acela Express high-speed rail service". M2 Presswire. November 17, 2000. Retrieved .[dead link]
  6. ^ Schafer (2000), 39.
  7. ^ Yenne (2005), 47.
  8. ^ Norfolk and Western Railway, October 27, 1957, timetable, pp. 5, 8.
  9. ^ Dubin, Arthur D. 1974. More Classic Trains (Milwaukee: Kalmbach)
  10. ^ Reynolds (2000), 126-127.

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