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Reasons not to use Amtrak

2019-01-10

Reportedly Amtrak stopped demanding ID to buy a ticket in December 2017. Maybe there is no longer any reason not to use Amtrak. Can anyone confirm this?

2015-03-20

Don't use Amtrak until it stops demanding to see the passenger's ID. Take a bus instead. Most buses in the US do not require passengers to show ID, and if they ask for data such as a name, you can give any name.

(Don't spoil your anonymity by paying with something other than cash.)


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