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November 22, 2016

Ridership on the NEC Grows: Amtrak Delivers Strong FY 2016 Financial Results


 Amtrak today reported exceptionally strong unaudited financial results for the fiscal year which ended on September 30, 2016 (FY 2016), including an all-time unaudited ticket revenue record of $2.14 billion, a $12 million increase over Fiscal Year 2015.

The increased ticket revenue was fueled by a record 31.3 million passengers on America’s Railroad® – nearly 400,000 more than the previous year. This is the sixth consecutive year Amtrak has carried more than 30 million customers.

The Northeast Corridor served a record 11.9 million passengers, exceeding FY15 ridership totals.

Read the news release.

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