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Bad news for people who wanted to get their party on before they crossed the Nevada state line: the proposed X Train appears to be dead: A group hoping to start running an adults-only “party train” between Southern California and the Las Vegas area said the deal has gone off the tracks. Las Vegas Railway […]

Nov 15th, 2013 | Filed under Uncategorized

The X Train, a conventional passenger train that would connect Southern California to Las Vegas along the old Amtrak Desert Wind route with a “party train” type of service, is negotiating with North Las Vegas for a train station site: “After reviewing many properties for our station in Southern Nevada, we have selected one in […]

Jul 1st, 2013 | Filed under Uncategorized

Recent reports suggest that the “X Train” – a conventional speed passenger rail service from Fullerton to Las Vegas – could become reality next year. And while this isn’t exactly high speed rail, it could demonstrate that there is strong ridership potential for passenger rail service from Southern California to Las Vegas. From the LA […]

Nov 27th, 2012 | Filed under Uncategorized

It was rather appropriate that the Las Vegas Review-Journal chose today to run their long and very informative article on the various passenger rail proposals to link Southern Nevada and Southern California. The article mentions the five different train proposals, but really focuses on the DesertXpress project, which would provide 150mph high speed train service […]

Jul 25th, 2010 | Filed under Uncategorized