*This is an in-person presentation. Capacity is limited.

Join us on September 15th for our quarterly update from Brightline West regarding the high-speed rail project.

High-speed rail is headed to the Inland Empire. Brightline West, a Brightline affiliated company, will connect the 260 miles between Las Vegas and Los Angeles.

You are invited to join the Inland Empire Regional Chamber of Commerce for a special presentation from Greta Seidman, Public Affairs Director for Brightline West, regarding the Economic Impact and Job Creation of high-speed rail in the Inland Empire.

Key Facts:

  • 85 minute expected travel time between Apply Valley to Las Vegas
  • Our route is 2x faster than driving
  • Zero-emission, electric train sets
  • Expected top speed is 200 mph
  • 400,000 tons of CO2 removed annually by reducing 3 million vehicles
  • Connections to Metrolink and planned future connection to California High-Speed Rail in Palmdale
  • Convenient station located off the Vegas strip (I-15)

Economic & Environmental Impact:

  • 40,000 Construction Jobs Created
  • $9 Billion in Economic Impact
  • 3 Million Cars Removed Annually
  • 1,000 Permanent Jobs with Brightline
  • $1 Billion in Tax Revenue
  • Zero Emission Trainsets



2021_Brightline West Fact Sheet.pdfdownload


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900 Via Piemonte

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More about this project

50 million one-way trips are made annually between these two destinations with 85% of them by car or bus. At full operations, we expect to attract approximately 22% of the market or 11 million one-way trips each year.

Train ticket prices will be on par with the cost of gas and parking. The elevated train experience residents and tourists have come to expect (and love) in South Florida will be offered along this route as well, including but not limited to: free onboard Wi-Fi, fully ADA accessibility from station to train, a wide selection of food and beverage, checked luggage and hotel check-in services.