Intercity Rail

Amtrak California - Intercity rail in California is almost exclusively provided by Amtrak through it’s partnership with Caltrans. Amtrak operates a total of seven routes throughout California as well as Thruway Motorcoach bus connections statewide.

California High Speed Rail – Intercity rail access in California will be drastically expanded with the implementation of California High Speed Rail in the coming decade. The planned system will initially connect San Francisco to Anaheim via the Central Valley – at full build-out, the system will connect to San Diego via the Inland Empire and to Sacramento.

Las Vegas High Speed Rail – Two competing projects are aiming to connect Las Vegas to Southern California via high speed trains in the next decade.