ABOUT THE SERVICE:The Capitol Corridor passenger rail service is administered by the Capitol Corridor Joint Powers Authority, a group of six transit authorities (Placer County Transportation Planning Agency, Sacramento Regional Transit District, San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District, Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority, Solano Transportation Authority, and the Yolo County Transportation District) in the eight counties it serves. It works with Union Pacific, Amtrak, and Caltrans in operating up to 32 daily trains between Sacramento and the San Francisco Bay Area.
PHOTOS TAKEN IN 2007:
Capitol Corridor train 544 northbound to Sacramento passes through Santa Clara on August 28, 2006. Taken from the Bassett St. side, the other side of the tracks is Lafayette St.
Engine 2010 pulls a Capitol Corridor train into San Jose Diridon Station (photo taken from the Santa Clara St. undercrossing) on January 17, 2007.
Capitol Corridor train 544 northbound to Sacramento stops at the Centerville station in Fremont on June 1, 2007.
PHOTOS TAKEN IN 2008:Capitol Corridor train 742 northbound to Sacramento arriving at Great America station on August 10, 2008.
Capitol Corridor train 742 eastbound past the Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge (Alviso) on August 31, 2008. The Refuge is accessible by trails from the Alviso Marina County Park.
Capitol Corridor train 741 westbound past the Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge (Alviso) on August 31, 2008. The location is Mallard Crossing, 1.7 miles walk from the County Park entrance.
Capitol Corridor train 744 eastbound past Alviso Marina County Park on August 31, 2008.
Capitol Corridor train 743 westbound past Alviso Marina County Park on August 31, 2008.