Amtrak is the American national rail operator, serving 500 destinations in 46 states, and carrying 31.7 million annual riders on 21,300 miles of routes. Amtrak has 84,600 riders per day on 300 trains and a high level of lucrative business and commuter travellers on the Eastern seaboard line between Boston and Washington. Advertising opportunities are available in the magazine, on the new digital content portal and on the vast monthly newsletter to customers and passengers.

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The National

Readership per year: 31.7 million
Issues per year: 6
Advertising contact: Mark Duke

Amtrak's new bi-monthly on-board magazine, The National, offers a panoramic window onto the culture and industry defining life along America's rails. In these pages you'll find in-depth reporting from across the country; fine-art photography capturing life in Amtrak's 500 destinations and the landscapes between them; and fiction, travel essays, and poetry by some of our most acclaimed writers. A celebration of the new Americana, the magazine, at its core, aims to offer a compelling case to see the country by train.

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The National destination

Advertising contact: Kristian Knapp

What makes a place a great place to live, work, play or invest? Those are the questions that the destination feature will seek to answer in each issue of The National. destination will focus on global impact, business diversity and innovation, and how it is addressing a changing economic landscape. It will examine why potential tourists should consider the city, and how the visitor industry is contributing to the city's future growth.

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Amtrak Magazine Website

Ink launched a new responsive website housing the content for the National Magazine in August 2016 and worked with Amtrak and their in-house teams to upload that content directly on to every train ensuring a seamless and quick download time not dependent on outside connection speeds.

Every edition is supported with a newsletter to customers and a raft of social media outreach.

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