Amtrak now selling tickets for the Roanoke station

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ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ7) Amtrak is now selling tickets for its Roanoke train service.

The Amtrak Northeast Regional for Roanoke (RNK), will start on Tuesday, Oct. 31st.

The train will stop in downtown Roanoke at the newly-constructed passenger platform with a canopy at 55 Norfolk Ave., SW. Public parking facilities are available adjacent to the Roanoke station stop.

The Northeast Regional will extend from Lynchburg and provide a same-seat trip to and from Roanoke. The train will stop in Lynchburg, Charlottesville, Culpepper, Manassas, Burke Centre, Alexandria, Washington, D.C., Baltimore, Philadelphia, New York City, and other cities along the Northeast Corridor.

The Northeast Regional features Coach and Business Class offering outlets for mobile devices, and complimentary Wi-Fi. Ticketing and reservations can be done on

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