Meeting Across the River: Acela Express Train 2170 and NJ Transit Train 3723 approach one another from opposite sides of the Raritan River, as viewed from New Brunswick Station.
A late afternoon Acela zips through Niantic.
Amtrak Acela Express led by AMTK #2023 barrels south (Amtrak west) under a tunnel of catenary wire captured here just shy of Elizabeth, NJ.
A westbound (southbound) Acela meets an eastbound NJ Transit local on the short stretch of tangent track just east of Edison Station.
An NS local sits in the distance watching the parade of trains through Bensalem, PA. An Acela Express led by #2023 is first through, southbound, just before sunset.
An early morning Amtrak Acela Express soars through Bristol Station northbound on the express track en route to Boston, MA with limited stops between.
An eastward Acela train set is crossing through the Shaw's Cove swing bridge. The bridge crosses the inlet to a popular and busy marina. In less than a minute, the train will be passing the histor... (more)
A Northbound Acela Express appears out of the icy mist on track 2 while a southbound NJ Transit commuter train bound for Trenton departs Edison station on track 4 with NJT 4646 shoving. Note that... (more)
An Acela Express races across the Delaware River on a crisp morning day in January.
Standing on the platform when an Acela shows up unexpectedly at what seems like 1,000 MPH is an experience. To quote Zack, "I thought we didn't have high speed rail in this country!"
An Amtrak Acela Express winds it's way though the cut at Rocky Neck State Park.
A quiet moment at the station. (The backwards lettering that appears to be on the side of the engine is actually a "NO SOLICITING" sign painted onto the far side of the glass door.)
In the afternoon sun, AMTK 2023 passes over the Susquehanna River Bridge enroute to Baltimore and ultimately Washington D.C. on Amtrak's Northeast Corridor.
Acela set #18 with power car 2023 leading is southbound on number 3 track at Gunpow interlocking coming off the Gunpowder River Bridge