Weather Continues to Cause Problems for Amtrak

Due to extreme weather in the Pacific Northwest resulting in downed trees, mudslides and the closure of Interstate 5 in the Olympia, Wash., and Chehalis, Wash., area, Amtrak Cascades service between Portland, Ore., and Vancouver, British Columbia, will be cancelled Tuesday (Dec. 4).

There with be no alternate transportation. Other Amtrak services will also be affected.

Train service on the Amtrak Cascades service (between Portland and Vancouver) will be cancelled on Tuesday (Dec. 4) with no alternate transportation. Normal train service will operate between Eugene, Ore., and Portland.

The Coast Starlight will terminate at Eugene with alternate transportation only between Eugene and Portland. There will be no alternate transportation between Portland and Seattle.

Passengers are encouraged to call 800-USA-RAIL or visit for schedule information and train status updates.