A Growing Number of Amtrak Routes allow you to Bring Your Bike Onboard the Train | Amtrak

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Part of the joy of a journey by train is the ability to explore the stops along the way, and what better way to do that than by bike? If you'd like to ride our rails with your bike, we offer a number of different services to transport your bike onboard. Each train has different equipment and loading procedures that dictate what service will be offered. The capabilites of your origin and destination station also determine how bikes are handled, so check out all the details here before you book your trip.

MoBikeFed comment: One of the Amtrak routes that has offered roll-on service for nearly two decades is the Missouri River Runner--which started offering the service after advocacy from MoBikeFed leaders in the 1990s.

Bicycle roll-on service is close to universal and very commonly used on railroads across Europe. Amtrak is still struggling to bring the convenient service to a few more routes--but it is good to see them working, even if slowly, to improve bicycle access to the Amtrak network.

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