A coupled Acela is a rare sight, as is seeing one in the lower level of Union Station (they don't have the ability to serve low level platforms).
It's not everyday you see an Amtrak Flat car in use, let alone one with triple axle trucks that is of US Army heritage.
MARC and Amtrak oddballs in Washington DC.
MARC and Amtrak wait for their turn to depart Washington DC.
On a gorgeous spring day with the cherry blossoms in peak bloom at the tidal basin, Amtrak Cardinal Train #51 heads west as a couple taking a photo gets an unexpected surprise with Amtrak in the b... (more)
The SB Palmetto exits DC's urban core and heads for the Long Bridge to Virginia and points south. The building in the background is new, modestly altering this scene.
A perfectly dead-on head-on shot of Washington Union Station on a still summer day with no traffic in the way.
Q031 heads through Washington DC with a single GE leading a big cut of Tropicana reefers and intermodal traffic bound for Florida.
There's nothing quite like watching trains from another train!
A rare visitor to the east coast, Amtrak F59PHI 468 spent its life in the Pacific Northwest in Amtrak Cascades service. It came into town on the Capitol Limited and was destined for a brief tour o... (more)
34137 is one of three Superliner that were wrapped for the Winter Park Express 2018 season. The car is seen as part of the Capitol Limited in Washington DC.
The 599 is the 799 reborn as a Genset. Its K3LA horn is proudly perched above the headlight.
A rather interesting mix of equipment... MARC's newest (SC44) and their HHP electric sit next to visiting NCDOT heritage coaches.
A Quartet of VRE trains on their lay over.
Acela Express passes Metro's version of Dr. Yellow.