Cheap Rensselaer to Newark train tickets


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Daily Schedules28
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How to buy cheap train tickets from Rensselaer to Newark ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Rensselaer to Newark is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Rensselaer to Newark was $74.70. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 23 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $50.13 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train trip from Rensselaer to Newark ? What is the distance between Rensselaer to Newark ?

The distance between Rensselaer to Newark is 133.68 miles or 215.08 km. A train trip from Rensselaer to Newark typically takes 4 hours and 34 minutes. If you are looking to get to Newark faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 3 hours and 3 minutes to get from Rensselaer to Newark.

Going from Rensselaer to Newark by train takes over 4 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Wednesday trains from Rensselaer to Newark are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most frequent connections between Rensselaer to Newark

Typically there are 28 schedules to compare for your trip to Newark. One train carrier operates regular service on the Rensselaer to Newark route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Rensselaer to Newark, usually offering 28 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Rensselaer to Newark, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

One train carrier connects Rensselaer to Newark


Amtrak train tickets from Rensselaer to Newark start from $74.70, and on average cost $101.33. Daily there are 28 Amtrak schedules to Newark. Amtrak in Rensselaer leaves from Albany-Rensselaer Station - 525 East St, And in Newark trains arrive at Penn Station and one other train station.

From Rensselaer to Newark train travel on Amtrak takes 4 hours and 34 minutes. If you are looking to get to Newark faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 3 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 24 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $106.83 for a one-way train ticket to Newark.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Rensselaer on their way to Newark. The busiest departure station in Rensselaer serving this route is Albany-Rensselaer Station - 525 East St.
  • Albany-Rensselaer Station - 525 East St
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Newark. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination., The busiest departure station in Rensselaer serving this route is Penn Station, Newark Intl Airport.
  • Penn Station
  • Newark Intl Airport