WASHINGTON (WUSA) -- Amtrak is canceling some of its services for Sunday due to Hurricane Sandy and encourage travelers to take earlier trains if available, Amtrak announced in a press release.

More cancellations might go into effect as the storm moves north and closer to the coast. Amtrak will contact passengers who have listed contact information on their reservations if changes to their trip occurs, the press release said.

As of Saturday, the following trips have been canceled:

Origination dates of Sunday, Oct. 28

Canceled between Richmond and Newport News, Va.: Northeast Regional Train 99
Canceled between Chicago and Washington D.C.: Capitol Limited Train 30
Canceled between Miami and New York: Silver Star Train 92
Canceled between Washington D.C. and New York: Silver Meteor Train 98 and Crescent Train 20

Origination dates of Monday, Oct. 29

Canceled between Washington D.C. and Chicago: Capitol Limited Train 29

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