Amtrak Reports Increase In Ridership On Keystone Line, Says Lancaster Is Third-Busiest Station In State
Ridership on Amtrak’sKeystone line through Lancaster County grew by 5.2 percent in the last six months, the nation’s passenger railroad corporation announced Tuesday.
Amtrak has 13 trains each weekday stopping at the Lancaster, Mount Joy and Elizabethtown stations on the Keystone line and nine weekend trains. The Keystone line carries passengers between Harrisburg and Philadelphia.
The Keystone carried 723,461 passengers in the first half of the fiscal year, compared to 687,860 during the same period last year.