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Amtrak scheduling extra runs to handle Thanksgiving rush

Amtrak schedule expanding for the holiday week.
Amtrak schedule expanding for the holiday week.

CHICAGO (WKZO) -- Amtrak will be putting on extra trains, as many as they can find to try to handle the Thanksgiving Day demand along Michigan’ rail routes.

In fact spokesman Marc Magliari says you had better reserve tickets soon because some trains are already selling out.

He says they are trying to stretch their rolling stock and staff to accommodate everyone.

He says the will put on extra trains the Monday before the holiday and run them through to the next Monday.