San Francisco

[SOLD OUT] Caltrain Electric Trains [In-Person Tour]



Passengers boarding a Caltrain electric train

Learn more about Caltrain’s brand new electric trains on a special behind the scenes tour with SPUR! Caltrain is purchasing new, high-performance electric trains to replace the current diesel locomotive trains as part of Caltrain Electrification. The electric trains will enhance the speed, capacity, safety, and comfort of Caltrain’s commuter rail service while reducing emissions and improving air quality. Join us as we hop on board these new trains and get the inside scoop.

  • Michelle Bouchard / Executive Director, Caltrain
  • Brent Tietjen / External Affairs Manager, Caltrain Electrification
  • Casey Fromson / Chief of Staff, Caltrain
  • Sebastian Petty / Senior Advisor, Transportation Policy, SPUR


Meeting location will be sent to tour registrants within 24 hours of the tour.



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Sponsorship payments: Will not be refunded, as sponsorship benefits take effect immediately and are on-going through the date of the event.

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