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Amtrak (also known as The National Railroad Passenger Corporation) is a provider of intercity passenger rail services. The company is an operator for state-supported corridor services and for commuter rail agencies.

TypePrivate
Founded1971
HQWashington, US
Websiteamtrak.com
Employee Ratings3.4

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Sept 2020)9,720
Job Openings43
Revenue (FY, 2018)$3.4 B(+3%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Amtrak

William J. Flynn

William J. Flynn

President and Chief Executive Officer
Eleanor D. Acheson

Eleanor D. Acheson

Executive Vice President and General Counsel & Corporate Secretary
Stephen J. Gardner

Stephen J. Gardner

Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Operating and Commercial Officer
DJ Stadtler

DJ Stadtler

Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer
Scot Naparstek

Scot Naparstek

Executive Vice President, Chief Operations Officer
Roger Harris

Roger Harris

Executive Vice President, Chief Marketing and Revenue Officer
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Amtrak Office Locations

Amtrak has an office in Washington
Washington, US (HQ)
1 Massachusetts Ave NW
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Amtrak Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

1971
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Amtrak Revenue

Amtrak's revenue was reported to be $3.39 b in FY, 2018 which is a 2.5% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (FY, 2018)

3.4b

Revenue growth (FY, 2017 - FY, 2018), %

2.5%

Net income (FY, 2018)

(817.2m)

EBIT (FY, 2018)

(852.2m)

Cash (30-Sept-2018)

500.9m
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

3.2b3.2b3.3b3.4b

Revenue growth, %

1%2%2%

Sales and marketing expense

95.2m104.4m106.9m93.2m

Operating expense total

4.3b4.3b4.2b4.2b
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

523.0m760.5m1.1b500.9m

Accounts Receivable

308.9m294.5m336.4m397.8m

Prepaid Expenses

27.7m37.5m54.3m56.5m

Inventories

272.7m255.1m269.2m290.7m
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

(1.2b)(1.1b)(968.7m)(817.2m)

Depreciation and Amortization

747.8m813.4m767.0m807.1m

Inventories

(6.1m)15.8m(16.0m)(31.2m)

Accounts Payable

124.6m577.4m(244.4m)20.0m
USDFY, 2015

Debt/Equity

0.2 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

1.7 x
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Amtrak Operating Metrics

FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Passengers

30.88 m31.28 m31.74 m31.72 b

Available Seat Miles

12.88 b12.82 b12.74 b12.59 b

Revenue Passenger Miles

6.60 b6.53 b6.52 b6.36 b

Train Miles

37.93 m37.82 m37.60 m37.80 m
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Amtrak Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Amtrak's Downeaster
Chicago Union Station Company
Passenger Railroad Insurance Limited
Penn Station Leasing, LLC
Street Limited, L.P
Washington Terminal Company

Amtrak Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

73/100

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Amtrak Online and Social Media Presence

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Amtrak News and Updates

Amtrak Offers Buy One Get One Free for Acela and Northeast Regional Trains

WASHINGTON, Sept. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Amtrak customers can now take advantage of its Buy One Get One Free sale on all Acela and Northeast Regional (NER) trains throughout the Northeast Corridor (NEC) – from Boston to Virginia – by booking between September 21 through Wednesday,...

Amtrak Launches New Reduced Multi-Ride Fares on Northeast Regional for Customer Savings on Northeast Corridor

WASHINGTON, Sept. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Amtrak multi-ride travelers can now save up to 40 percent on the cost of their monthly tickets and 50 percent for 10-ride tickets on all Northeast Regional trains, between Boston and Virginia. The discount program incorporates part of the latest...

Amtrak Trains Delayed in Connecticut Because of Power Problems

Amtrak Trains Delayed in Connecticut Because of Power Problems

Amtrak Resumes Acela Service on U.S. Northeast Corridor

Amtrak Resumes Acela Service on U.S. Northeast Corridor

The Wall Street Journal: Amtrak set to cut up to 20% of workforce by October

Amtrak is preparing to cut up to 20% of its workforce in the next fiscal year as the national railroad continues to suffer from a huge decline in ridership as the coronavirus pandemic brought most travel to a halt.
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Amtrak Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Amtrak founded?

    Amtrak was founded in 1971.

  • Who are Amtrak key executives?

    Amtrak's key executives are William J. Flynn, Eleanor D. Acheson and Stephen J. Gardner.

  • How many employees does Amtrak have?

    Amtrak has 9,720 employees.

  • What is Amtrak revenue?

    Latest Amtrak annual revenue is $3.4 b.

  • What is Amtrak revenue per employee?

    Latest Amtrak revenue per employee is $348.4 k.

  • Who are Amtrak competitors?

    Competitors of Amtrak include Valley Transportation Authority, Arriva and Genesee & Wyoming.

  • Where is Amtrak headquarters?

    Amtrak headquarters is located at 1 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington.

  • Where are Amtrak offices?

    Amtrak has an office in Washington.

  • How many offices does Amtrak have?

    Amtrak has 1 office.