Caltrain News

Glittering “Show Train” is back

Glittering “Show Train” is back

23rd Nov 2012 Press Release Rail News

The nip in the air signals that the holiday season is just around the corner. Start your celebration off right by coming out to see the Caltrain Holiday Train, presented by Silicon Valley Community Foundation.

Caltrain ridership continues to set new records

Caltrain ridership continues to set new records

16th Nov 2012 Press Release Rail News

Caltrain broke new ground in September by serving 50,821 average weekday riders, a new all-time high.  That number comes on the heels of 26 consecutive months of ridership growth and it is the second month in the past calendar year that has seen ridership totals of more than 50,000.

CTC votes to release $39.8m to advance Caltrain modernization project

CTC votes to release $39.8m to advance Caltrain modernization project

4th Oct 2012 Press Release Rail News

In the first major funding milestone to advance Caltrain electrification from the High Speed Rail ‘early investment’ program, the California Transportation Commission today voted to release $39.8 million in allocations for critical work to advance the Caltrain Modernization Program and prepare the corridor for a future blended system with California High Speed Rail.

Caltrain: Get into the holiday spirit early

Caltrain: Get into the holiday spirit early

29th Aug 2012 Press Release Rail News

It’s never too early to get into the Holiday Spirit. The Caltrain Holiday Train, thanks to the generous support of Silicon Valley Community Foundation, is back this year after a two-year hiatus.

Caltrain ridership hits historic high

Caltrain ridership hits historic high

7th Aug 2012 Press Release Rail News

For the first time in the nearly 150-year history of the railroad, Caltrain’s average weekday ridership is more than 50,000, the Peninsula Corridor Joint Powers Board announced today.

Some Caltrain fares change July 1

Some Caltrain fares change July 1

28th Jun 2012 Press Release Rail News

Beginning July 1, Caltrain riders who purchase paper tickets from ticket vending machines will see an increase in the price of their ticket. Caltrain is increasing fares 25 cents for one-way tickets and 50 cents for Day Passes.