Amtrak Cascades trains are designed for high-speed rail service. Amtrak Cascades trains feature a special technology that uses gravity to tilt through curves while speed is maintained. This technology shortens travel time between Seattle, Washington, and Portland, Oregon, by 25 minutes.
Special travel tips and information about the solar eclipse on August 21. If you are traveling, ODOT helps you prepare for heavy congestion and if you aren't traveling there is an awesome web tool that shows what the eclipse will look like in your zip code.