LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Amtrak announced Wednesday it will require travelers to make reservations for Pacific Surfliner trains over the Thanksgiving weekend.
Reservations will be required beginning Wednesday, Nov. 24, and continue through Monday, Nov. 29.READ MORE: Fox, Hield Lead Kings Over Lakers 141-137 In Triple OT
Amtrak officials are hoping the reservation requirement will help manage capacity on the popular train route which travels through Los Angeles, Orange, San Diego and other counties.READ MORE: LAPD Releases Video Of Officer Using Taser Gun On Man With Sword
During the holiday weekend, the Rail 2 Rail program will also be suspended.
Those using Amtrak monthly and 10-ride passes will still be able to ride but must confirm each trip with a reservation.MORE NEWS: Black Friday: Another High-End Store Is Robbed, Prompting LAPD To Issue City-Wide Tactical Alert
Reservations can be made at Amtrak.com, the Amtrak app or with an Amtrak agent.