Monday, April 28, 2008

Free Ride- Try the New FrontRunner

Take a train ride from Salt Lake to Ogden, from Ogden to Salt Lake, or jump on somewhere in between- and do it for free.

This week marks the beginning of service for the FrontRunner commuter rail service along the Wasatch Front and to kick it off, UTA is giving free rides on the train, today through Wednesday (April 28-30, 2008).

These double-decker trains travel between Ogden and Salt Lake making five stops along the way in Roy, Clearfield, Layton, Farmington and Woods Cross. The train travels up to 80 miles per hour, and including all the stops, takes about an hour to make the trip.

Place: Salt Lake City, Woods Cross, Farmington, Layton, Clearfield, Roy, Ogden
Location: FrontRunner Stations
Hours: Trains start running at 4:25 a.m in Salt Lake and 5:08 a.m. in Ogden- service runs until midnight. Trains run every 30 minutes until 6:00 p.m. and then every 60 minutes until midnight.
Cost: Free (April 28 - 30, 2008)

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