commuter train

noun

: a train that people use to get to and from work

Examples of commuter train in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Millions of passengers ride the transport hub’s high-speed trains that link Paris to other cities and its commuter train services to the suburbs and towns in the Paris region. Michael Dorgan, Fox News, 3 Feb. 2024 The Barrington High School student fatally struck Thursday morning by a rush hour Metra commuter train was identified by the Lake County coroner’s office as Marin Lacson, 17, of Barrington. Pioneer Press Staff, Chicago Tribune, 25 Jan. 2024 The second train was a Metra commuter train, according to the Barrington Fire Department. Kate Linderman, Kansas City Star, 25 Jan. 2024 Angelenos wishing to take the service to and from Las Vegas will have to board at Rancho Cucamonga via the Metrolink commuter train station in Downtown Los Angeles. Terry Castleman, Los Angeles Times, 25 Jan. 2024 The line is routinely used by Amtrak and the Coaster commuter train run by the North County Transit District. Teri Figueroa, San Diego Union-Tribune, 15 Jan. 2024 The overground commuter train left on time but stopped 20 minutes short of its destination. Dominic Green, Washington Examiner, 12 Jan. 2024 Chicago — After a long journey by bus from Texas, the commuter train ride into Chicago is probably the shortest trip for arriving migrants. Marybel Gonzalez, CBS News, 10 Jan. 2024 Regular commuter train and ferry services guarantee a fast and convenient commute to New York City. Dobrina Zhekova, Travel + Leisure, 27 Oct. 2023 See More

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“Commuter train.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/commuter%20train. Accessed 2 Mar. 2024.

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