Wisconsin has two Amtrak routes: The Hiawatha, between Chicago and Milwaukee; and the Empire Builder, between Chicago and Seattle/Portland. Madison-area travelers may board Amtrak at Columbus, Wisconsin Dells, Portage, Janesville, Milwaukee or Chicago. Bus-train packages are available through Amtrak.
Dane Alliance for Rational Transportation (DART)
Advocates regional and multimodal transit and a balanced transportation system for greater Madison and Dane County.
1 E. Gilman St., #101, 53703
Regional organization serving Dane and surrounding counties; promotes passenger train ridership and expansion. Public meetings, speakers bureau.
PO Box 5401, 53705