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Track Work to Interrupt Service on Metrolink’s Antelope Valley Line Over Two Weekends

Track Work to Interrupt Service on Metrolink’s Antelope Valley Line Over Two Weekends

Metrolink announced that scheduled track maintenance to improve safety and reliability on the Antelope Valley Line will interrupt train service between the Via Princessa and Vincent Grade/Acton stations. The work will take place on the weekends of Aug.17-18 and Aug. 31-Sept. 2, Labor Day. There will be transportation provided along the entire line through train […]

Metrolink Hits Record Ridership of Nearly 12 million in Fiscal Year 2018-2019

Metrolink Hits Record Ridership of Nearly 12 million in Fiscal Year 2018-2019

LOS ANGELES – Today, Metrolink announced it has achieved the highest annual ridership in the almost 27-year history of the agency with 11,935,356 boardings in fiscal year (FY) 2018-2019. The new record is an increase of 247,000 from the prior year and eclipses the previous record of 11,796,086 set in FY 2008-2009. A fiscal year for Metrolink […]

Metrolink CEO Stephanie Wiggins Announces Three New Appointments to the Executive Leadership Team

Metrolink CEO Stephanie Wiggins Announces Three New Appointments to the Executive Leadership Team

LOS ANGELES – Today, Metrolink Chief Executive Officer Stephanie Wiggins announced three chief-level appointments to the agency’s leadership team. These three positions will be critical as the team delivers on Wiggins’ customer-focused vision to create a modern commuter rail system that is safe and integrated with other transportation systems to best serve Southern Californians.  Eric […]

Metrolink Offers Alternative to Weekend Inland Empire Freeway Closures

Metrolink Offers Alternative to Weekend Inland Empire Freeway Closures

LOS ANGELES – Road-weary commuters have even more reason to feel run-down as construction has begun on multiple projects on the 60 freeway between Ontario and Riverside and Metrolink and Caltrans encourage travelers to use commuter rail to avoid construction delays and take advantage of the affordable $10 weekend day pass.  The projects will take as long […]

Metrolink Surprises Riders with Free Ben and Jerry’s Ice Cream for National Ice Cream Month

Metrolink Surprises Riders with Free Ben and Jerry’s Ice Cream for National Ice Cream Month

The Metrolink team, including CEO Stephanie Wiggins, surprised dedicated riders at Los Angeles Union Station with free ice cream scoops to celebrate National Ice Cream Month and to thank them for choosing Metrolink as their preferred mode to getting to work.   “We partnered with our good friends at Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream in LA […]

Track Maintenance to Close Segment of the Metrolink San Bernardino Line Between Rancho Cucamonga and Montclair this Weekend

Track Maintenance to Close Segment of the Metrolink San Bernardino Line Between Rancho Cucamonga and Montclair this Weekend

Los Angeles – Today, Metrolink announced that trains on the San Bernardino Line will operate on a Sunday schedule on this Saturday and Sunday, July 20-21, while buses will connect the Rancho Cucamonga, Upland and Montclair stations due to track maintenance to improve safety and reliability.  Westbound travelers will have train service from San Bernardino-Downtown […]

Metrolink Selects Todd P. McIntyre as Chief Strategy Officer

Metrolink Selects Todd P. McIntyre as Chief Strategy Officer

LOS ANGELES – Today, Metrolink announced the selection of Todd P. McIntyre to the position of Chief Strategy Officer to lead the commuter railroad’s planning, government affairs, community relations, procurement and railroad services. . McIntyre joins Metrolink after three years at the District Department of Transportation (DDOT) in Washington D.C. as Chief of Staff where he served […]

Metrolink Offers Sunday Rail Schedule for 4th of July

Metrolink Offers Sunday Rail Schedule for 4th of July

Los Angeles – Today, Metrolink announced that on Thursday, July 4, Independence Day, it will operate its Sunday schedule, so travelers can get around the system easily and take advantage of the $10 Holiday ticket for unlimited rides for the day. Metrolink offers direct service to destinations such as Los Angeles Union Station, Downtown Riverside, […]

Metrolink Board Approves Fiscal Year 2020 Budget

Metrolink Board Approves Fiscal Year 2020 Budget

Los Angeles – Today, the Metrolink Board of Directors approved the Fiscal Year 2020 (FY2020) budget totaling $329.7 million, which includes funding to improve service on several lines, investments in safety technology and no increase in fares. The budget was passed by Directors who represent the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro), the Orange […]

Metrolink Partners with Metro, Expands Free Trial of Via Ridesharing Pilot to Burbank and El Monte Stations

Metrolink Partners with Metro, Expands Free Trial of  Via Ridesharing Pilot to Burbank and El Monte Stations

LOS ANGELES – Metrolink riders boarding or detraining at the Burbank Airport-South, Burbank-Downtown and El Monte stations can now use the Via on-demand shared ride hailing service for free to complete their trip. The free ride option is for a limited time. The ongoing fare will be announced once the free promotion is complete. The on-demand […]

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