Pacific Surfliner & Coast Starlight Service Restoration Plan

LOS ANGELES — Amtrak Pacific Surfliner Service trains, which ordinarily operate between San Luis Obispo and San Diego, and the Amtrak Coast Starlight, which ordinarily operates between Los Angeles and Seattle, will resume normal operations north of Los Angeles this afternoon (Sept. 15).

Pacific Surfliner Service and related Thruway Motorcoaches

Normal service will resume in the afternoon, starting with northbound Train 775 and southbound Train 784 and their related Amtrak Thruway Motorcoaches.

Morning trains between Los Angeles and Goleta/San Luis Obispo are cancelled. These are northbound Trains 799, 763 & 769 and southbound Trains 768 & 774.

Amtrak Pacific Surfliners and their connecting Thruway Motorcoaches between Los Angeles and San Diego have not been affected by this service interruption.

Coast Starlight, Trains 11 & 14

The northbound Coast Starlight, Train 14, will originate in Santa Barbara on September 15, with alternate transportation provided between Los Angeles and Santa Barbara. The southbound Coast Starlight, Train 11, is expected to operate through from Seattle to Los Angeles on September 15, with normal service in both directions expected to resume on September 16.

Amtrak regrets any inconvenience. This information is correct as of the above time and date. Information is subject to change as conditions warrant. Passengers are encouraged to call 800-USA-RAIL or visit for schedule information and train status updates.