Northeast Corridor (NEC) FUTURE

The 1,176-mile Northeast Corridor (NEC) rail line traverses the United States' busiest and most populated region, connecting Washington DC, Baltimore MD, Philadelphia PA, New York, and Boston MA.


  • Northeast Corridor (Washington to Boston), US


  • Federal Railroad Administration (FRA)

Project Status

  • Ongoing

Key Numbers

457 miles 457 miles
Passengers per year
250 million 250 million
Passenger railroads
9 9