Amtrak Pacific Surfliner Corridor Service

February 6, 2009 23 comments Open printer friendly version of this article Print Article

The Pacific Surfliner is a 350-mile Amtrak corridor passenger service serving Southern California between San Diego and San Luis Obispo. With 2.89 million passengers in fiscal year 2008, this is Amtrak's most heavily traveled service outside of the Northeast Corridor, covering 59.1% of its operating expenses through ticket sales. The Pacific Surfliner rail service is an example of what Metro Jacksonville believes Amtrak can bring to Jacksonville and the State of Florida.