Rider Stories

My first trip on the Capitol Corridor was on November 11, 2017. It was my two year anniversary moving to the state (from Illinois), and I wanted to explore my new home by going to the state capital. I was greeting by one of the new Siemens Charger locomotives, and found that the seats and amenities...


San Leandro, CA

I have two homes. One is in Sunnyvale and I help take care of my 91 year old dad and my 86 year old mom. I work in San Jose as a Pre-School Teacher. My fiancé lives in Sacramento. We aren’t able to live under the same roof 100% due to me taking care of my parents and our kids are still needing us...


Sunnyvale , CA

Capitol Corridor helpedme commute to and from school. I enjoyed the train because of the Wi-Fi and friendly conductors. I was able to get to school safely and do my homework or research on my way. The train was convenient and safe. I will now be graduating and I owe Amtrak Credit for getting me to...


Sacramento, CA

We take Capital Corridor from Davis California to Oakland Coliseum to cheer on our favorite baseball team, "the Oakland Athletics". It makes for a perfect day of leisure travel and exciting Baseball. We live in Yuba City. The car ride to Davis is easy, taking the back roads. The train...


Yuba City, CA

I love taking the train to and from Oakland for A's games. The view of the Bay is unparelled - especially on a day when the water is calm and there are puffy clouds in the sky. We go an extra a stop on the way up to have brunch at Jack London Square. Our favorite spots are Forge, for the...


San Jose, CA

Two days a week, every week I ride the Capitol Corridor from Davis to Hayward to get to school. I love being able to sit, grab something from the Cafe Car, and do homework with a view to start my day. I've always enjoyed my trips on the CC so every trip is my favorite but the best part has to...


Winters, CA

I remember my first trip like it was yesterday. I never experienced leaving Sacramento as a kid due to being raised by a single mother and wasn't able to work due to her health conditions we never left Sacramento. So as I got older I told myself one day I will ride the train. So my first...


Sacramento, CA

Took the train from Rocklin to San Francisco Ghirardelli weekend at San Francisco Fisherman's wharf. It a perfect day. The weather could not be better. Traffic was heavy, due to nice weather, but not for us. We were on the train and it avoided all the traffic delays. We had a great day...


Rocklin, CA

La verdad me gusta mucho los viajes a través de Capitol Corridor a cualquiera que sea mi destino


Vallejo , CA

My favorite trip is from martinez california to reno nv i enjoy my stay on train nice food to eat and wine to drink relax and enjoy the view of the mountains and relax was a nice train trip ..


Concord, CA