Rider Alert: Richmond Station Elevator

December 22, 2022

Attention passengers: The elevator at Richmond Station to access the Amtrak San Joaquins platform has been unexpectedly closed for service due to needed repairs. If you are unable to use the stairwell access, please board or offboard at one of our other stations as follows:

Emeryville (EMY) – Connect to/from MacArthur BART station using the free Emeryville Emery-Go-Round shuttle bus

We expect the elevator to be out of service through at least Tuesday, January 3, 2023, and will provide updates about the status.


Yosemite National Park Requires Masks in Park Buildings and Buses

Effective immediately, masks are required on public transportation inside Yosemite National Park as well as inside all park buildings, regardless of vaccination status.


Attention San Joaquins Passengers and Thruway Bus Riders

Attention San Joaquins passengers and thruway bus riders: Several of our services have been affected and/or suspended due to severe weather and flooding throughout California.


‘Tis the season to Travel with Amtrak San Joaquins and save!

Make this holiday season extra magical by taking advantage of our Friends and Family discount for your trip to any of the following events happening across our corridor.