Beginning June 1, Amtrak is restoring Acela service on the Northeast Corridor on a modified schedule in response to anticipated increased demand. Modified service will include the restoration of three weekday Acela roundtrips.
News & Announcements
Due to circumstances resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic and the national emergency declaration, the Department of Homeland Security is extending the REAL ID enforcement deadline beyond the current October 1, 2020 deadline.
Marriott International has experienced its second data breach in 18 months. The breach affects up to 5.2 million guests. For more information or to find out if you were affected by the breach, click here.
Starting Friday, March 27, 2020, Amtrak is going cashless on board the trains and in the stations. The Service Adjustments page on Amtrak.com has also been updated: https://www.amtra
The University Travel Program has developed a list of FAQs related to Covid-19.
Beginning October 1, 2020, you will need a REAL ID-compliant license, identification card, or another form of federally-acceptable identification (such as a valid passport or military ID) to fly within the U.S.
On March 1, 2020, Amtrak began offering deeply discounted tickets and reduced fares. To make these lowered fares feasible, Amtrak is implementing a few more restrictions on tickets. In an effort to better fit each customer’s need, Amtrak is revising the following:
Until further notice, no students, faculty, or staff will be approved to travel to mainland China on University business or as part of a University-sponsored program. We strongly recommend deferring other types of travel (leisure, personal interest) for the foreseeable future.
Princeton University Travel Services will host their second travel showcase on Monday, March 16, from 10 am – 2 pm in Frick Atrium. The show is designed for all faculty and staff who book or purchase group or individual travel.
International travel may entail health risks. The CDC's Travelers’ Health site at wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel provides updated travel information, notices, and vaccine recommendations for international travelers.