Emails are directed through the online form at

(800) 872-7245 (1-800-USA-RAIL) -- Reservations and Customer Service
(800) 523-6590 -- (TTY)
(800) 331-0008 -- Emergency Line (Amtrak Police)
(800) 872-1477 -- Group Travel Requests 
(215) 856-7924 -- International Visitors 
(800) 307-5000 -- Amtrak Guest Rewards
(800)-AMTRAK-2 -- Amtrak Vacations

The National Railroad Passenger Corporation, Amtrak, is a corporation striving to deliver a high quality, safe, on-time rail passenger service that exceeds customer expectations.

The Amtrak station nearest to Madison is in Columbus, WI, 25 miles NE of Madison at 359 N. Ludington Street. Amtrak tickets can be purchased online or at various travel agencies in Madison.

Van Galder bus, which departs Madison from the Memorial Union, goes to the Amtrak station in Chicago.