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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Atlanta to New York?

Lowest price$164.33
Fastest train17h 42m
Trains per day1
Train lines1

Atlanta to New York Route Map

Atlanta New York

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Atlanta to New York during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

What is the price of a train ticket from Atlanta to New York?

In the last month, $172.60 was the average price of a train ticket from Atlanta, GA to New York, NY. Tickets are generally somewhat expensive for this particular train route, which is to be expected given the long distance. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.

How long is the train journey from Atlanta to New York?

The distance between Atlanta and New York is approximately 746 miles, or 1200 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 17 hours and 42 minutes,

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Atlanta to New York are the most crowded on Friday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Wednesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Atlanta at 8:00pm and arrives in New York around 17 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Atlanta to New York?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to New York with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from New York to Atlanta. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Atlanta to New York for $75.26.

Which train should you take from Atlanta to New York?

Amtrak Crescent is the one and only train line which connects Atlanta, Georgia to New York, New York. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Crescent117h 43m$229.09

Amtrak Crescent train tickets from Atlanta to New York start from $164, and on average cost $229. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Crescent schedules to New York. Amtrak Crescent in Atlanta leaves from Peachtree Station - 1688 Peachtree St NW, And in New York trains arrive at Penn Station, From Atlanta to New York train travel on Amtrak Crescent takes 17 hours and 43 minutes. If you are looking to get to New York faster, Amtrak Crescent offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 17 hours and 42 minutes. If you are looking to travel to New York on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Crescent scheduled trip per day, which will cost $239 for a one-way weekend reservation from Atlanta.

Price trends for trains from Atlanta to New York

Monthly average prices

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Prices as travel date approaches

$314$251$188$125$633020100

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Atlanta, GA to New York, NY

(Based on 4 ratings and reviews)

4.5

5.0

Diane

June 11, 2020 -

Amtrak Crescent

1st. time riding the train1st. time riding the train

5.0

Bertha

May 29, 2020 - Visiting family

Amtrak Crescent

Pros: The Train Ride Was Better Than I Thought It Would Have Been. Thank You So Much And Thanks To Your Entire Staff. Blessings ❤. Cons: Not A Thing. Great Job ❤. Tips: I Don't Fly So Amtrak Was A Great Way To Travel. Pros: The Train Ride Was Better Than I Thought It Would Have Been. Thank You So Much And Thanks To Your Entire Staff. Blessings ❤. Cons: Not A Thing. Great Job ❤. Tips: I Don't Fly So Amtrak Was A Great Way To Travel.

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