Amtrak Restores Philly-to-New York Service

Travel along the Northeast Corridor begins after deadly crash.

(Richard Thornton /

(Richard Thornton /

Amtrak has announced that it will resume service Monday morning from Philadelphia to New York.

Effective with departures from Philadelphia at 5:53 a.m. (Train 110) and New York City at 5:30 a.m. (Train 111), all Amtrak Acela Express, Northeast Regional and other services resume. Travel in this portion of the corridor had been suspended since Tuesday evening, May 12.

Meanwhile, SEPTA announced it will resume service to Trenton Monday morning.

Trenton: Service will resume tomorrow AM (5/18) with no outbound station stops at North Philadelphia, Bridesburg and Tacony Stations and no inbound stops at North Philadelphia Station. Delays are expected.

West Trenton: Trenton service will resume tomorrow AM (5/18). All enhanced schedules and bus service has been canceled. Regular scheduled times will be in effect.

Service along the Northeast Corridor had been suspended in the wake of Tuesday’s train crash that killed eight people and injured more than 200.