Track your Empire Builder train
Links to websites to help you find the location of your Empire Builder train as well as other Amtrak trains.
- Amtrak/VIA live map
Click on the Amtrak train of your choice to check its current status. Empire Builder trains are numbers 7, 27, 8, and 28.
- Amtrak Status Maps: West
Click on the train number to get its current status as well as status at previous stations. Click on "Options" and then "Status File Archives" to get historical information on the operation of the Empire Builder and all other Amtrak trains.
- Train tracking from www.Amtrak.com
Click on any "arrow" on the map which represents Amtrak trains. The Empire Builder route is across America's Northern Tier from Chicago to the West Coast.
- Contact Amtrak directly for train status
Or contact Amtrak by phone and use Amtrak's automated agent "Julie" to check the train status: 1-800-872-7245.