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Amtrak being late wasn't entirely their fault, The railroads that owned the tracks often delayed the passenger service giving preference to their freight service. They got dinged for that not too long ago.



Wilmington to DC is northeast corridor, which is all owned by Amtrak. That's why delays are usually only tens of minutes rather than hours (except when equipment breaks down and the delay is hours).




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