Amtrak on Monday began offering high-speed,
wireless Internet service, provided by T-Mobile, at five train
stations in the Northeast Corridor: Washington Union Station,
Baltimore Penn Station, Wilmington (Del.) Station, Philadelphia
30th Street Station and New York Penn Station.
The wireless, or
Wi-Fi, Internet service available at the stations is similar to
that of other T-Mobile HotSpots, located at Borders and
secure wireless Internet access is one of the amenities most
frequently requested by our customers," said Matt Hardison,
Amtrak's chief of sales distribution and customer service, in a
statement. "By partnering with T-Mobile to provide Wi-Fi at Amtrak
stations, we're ensuring that business and leisure travelers alike
can connect to the Internet with enhanced security and make better
use of their time in our stations along the Northeast
access the service by purchasing one-day or unlimited annual access
passes. For all questions, passengers should call T-Mobile HotSpot
Customer Care at (877) 822-7768.
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