Annual Freedom Train Runs on Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday
Once again, the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Association of Santa Clara Valley will charter Caltrain as its “Freedom Train” Monday, Jan. 21.
The train will depart the San Jose Diridon Caltrain Station at 9:30 a.m., making stops at the Sunnyvale station at 9:45 a.m., Palo Alto station at 9:59 a.m. and San Mateo station at 10:22 a.m., arriving in San Francisco at approximately 10:55 a.m.
There is no special southbound service. However, Freedom Train tickets will be accepted on southbound trains departing San Francisco after 1 p.m.
Freedom Train tickets are sold only by the association (Caltrain fare media is NOT valid).
For Freedom Train schedule information or to purchase tickets, visit www.scvmlk.org, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 408.861.5323. If Freedom Train tickets are sold out, people can buy a regular Caltrain ticket and take any regularly scheduled northbound train to join festivities in San Francisco.
For more information about Caltrain’s regular service, call 1.800.660.4287 (TTY 650.508.6448) or visit www.caltrain.com.
Media Contact: Christine Dunn, 650.508.6238