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Reasons not to use Amtrak


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?


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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