Texas Eagle: Bus Service Provided between Longview and Taylor
Effective February 14 - March 11, 2018
Track work being performed by Union Pacific Railroad will affect Texas Eagle service from February 14 through March 11.
February 14 - March 11: Bus Service between Longview and Taylor
Trains 21/421 and 22/422 will detour between Longview and Taylor and will not make stops at Mineola, Dallas, Fort Worth, Cleburne, McGregor and Temple. Bus service will be provided to and from these stations.
Train 21/421 will arrive in Longview, where all passengers traveling to Mineola, Dallas, Fort Worth, Cleburne, McGregor or Temple will detrain and board a bus to their final destination. Outbound passengers from these cities will also board a bus to Austin where they will transfer back to the train traveling to San Marcos, San Antonio and all stops west.
Train 22/422 will arrive in Austin, where all passengers traveling to Temple, McGregor, Cleburne, Fort Worth or Dallas will detrain and board a bus to their final destination. Outbound passengers from these cities will also board a bus to Longview where they will transfer back to the train traveling to Chicago and all intermediate points.
Passengers aboard Train 22/422 going to Mineola that board prior to Taylor will remain on the train to Longview for shuttle service back to this destination.
Effective Monday, February 19, alternate transportation will no longer be provided to/from Cleburne and McGregor stations. Passengers will have the option to board at the nearest stations, Fort Worth or Temple.
Booking Sleeping Accommodations
Reservations for sleeping accommodations can be made on the Texas Eagle between Chicago and Longview and between Austin and San Antonio. If you are planning to travel in a private room, book your reservation to/from Austin or Longview.
We appreciate your patronage and apologize for any inconvenience you may experience. For reservation and train status information visit Amtrak.com, use our free mobile apps, speak with station personnel or call 800-USA-RAIL (1-800-872-7245). Thank you for traveling with Amtrak.