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Exton - New York Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There are 8 daily trains from Exton to New York. Traveling by train from Exton to New York usually takes around 2 hours and 21 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak Keystone Service train can make the trip in 2 hours and 8 minutes.

Distance97 mi (157 km)
Fastest train2h 8m
Lowest price$64.11
Trains per day8
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Keystone Service
Train lines2

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Exton to New York

(Based on 2 ratings and reviews)

4.5

5.0

Lynda M.

June 30, 2021- Vacation

Amtrak Keystone Service

Pros: Easy parking in Exton. Train on time. Easy access to train. Cons: Nothing it was perfect. Tips: None.

Pros: Easy parking in Exton. Train on time. Easy access to train. Cons: Nothing it was perfect. Tips: None.

4.0

April

February 24, 2021- Visiting family

Amtrak

Pros: Speedy and felt safe. Cons: Layover (waiting time in 30th Street Station) was too long - about an hour.

Pros: Speedy and felt safe. Cons: Layover (waiting time in 30th Street Station) was too long - about an hour.

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

In the last month, $65.09 was the average price of a train ticket from Exton to New York. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 29 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $43.03 more than that for a same-day booking.

Average prices by travel date

$115$77$38MayJun

Over the next 30 days, the average cost of a one-way train trip from Exton to New York will vary between C$64 and C$108. Planning a train trip to New York within the upcoming week? The cheapest train ticket you can find from Exton over the next 7 days is C$69. Make sure to book your trip as soon as possible as train fares tend to go up as you get closer to your travel date.

Monthly average prices

$128$103$77$51$26JJASONDJFMAM

If you are trying to decide when to travel from Exton to New York by train so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for February. That’s when the average price for a train ticket is expected to be just C$69 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Exton to New York in November, expect to spend more on your train trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to C$104 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you have a high chance of scoring a ticket at a lower price.

Prices as travel date approaches

$128$103$77$51$263020100

If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 29 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to New York from Exton will be about C$43.03 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.

Which train should you take from Exton to New York?

2 train services operate from Exton to New York. Amtrak Keystone Service usually has more trains scheduled, with 7 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Keystone Service72h 19m$81.85
Amtrak Pennsylvanian12h 38m$91.52
  • Amtrak Keystone Service

    Amtrak Keystone Service

    The Keystone Service is a daily train service that Amtrak operates from New York City to Harrisburg, PA. The route is notable for its high-speed rail portions, where the train can reach up to 125 mph. This speed means the trip from Exton to New York takes just 2 hours and 19 minutes on the Keystone Service. The train’s amenities include free WiFi, onboard restrooms, power outlets, and a Quiet Car for those who prefer to sleep, work, or study in a quieter atmosphere. Tickets on this route usually cost , but if you book in advance, you may be able to score a $64 ticket.

  • Amtrak Pennsylvanian

    Amtrak Pennsylvanian

    The Amtrak Pennsylvanian runs daily between New York City and Pittsburgh, passing through cities such as Philadelphia and Harrisburg. The trains feature basic amenities such as a cafe car and free onboard WiFi and offer checked baggage service. A trip from Exton to New York takes about 2 hours and 38 minutes on the Pennsylvanian.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Exton 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.

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

The distance between Exton and New York is approximately 97 miles, or 157 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 21 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 8 minutes. Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Saturday tends to be the busiest day of the week with travelers taking trains from Exton to New York. Ticket price also tend to be more expensive on Saturday than other days. If you are hoping to have more room on the train and even save some change check out travel options on Monday instead, as less people travel then and deals are more likely to be found.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Exton at 6:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 6:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Exton to New York?

There are 8 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Exton to New York.

You can also take a train for your return trip from New York to Exton.

City Information

New York

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New York is one of the most exciting cities in the world for a reason – it offers numerous opportunities for a great time to visitors of all ages and interests. For the culturally inclined travelers, the city boasts a unique collection of world-famous museums, as well as the chance to see the best plays and musicals that Broadway has to offer, or check out the latest production at the Metropolitan Opera. If sightseeing is your cardio, NYC is the place to be – just by walking around town, you can visit such iconic landmarks like the Empire State Building, the Brooklyn Bridge, and Times Square.

NYC’s five boroughs feature more than 1,700 parks, including the gorgeous Central Park, making it one of the best cities for outdoor activities in the country. As for the nightlife, there’s no argument that New York City is the biggest party hub in the U.S.

With three major bus and train stations in Manhattan alone – Port Authority, Grand Central & Penn Station – and three nearby airports, NYC is one of the predominant travel hubs in the world.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Exton?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Exton.

All train stations in Exton:

  • Amtrak SEPTA Station

Where is the train station in New York?

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Arrival stations

Pennsylvania Station, or just Penn Station, is the main train station in New York City. All Amtrak trains to and from NYC use Penn Station as their only train stop in Manhattan. Penn Station offers easy connections to various other types of transportation, including commuter rail (the Long Island Rail Road and the NJ Transit both operate out of Penn Station), airport transit, and six lines of the NYC Subway, making it the busiest train station in the Western Hemisphere. Located in the heart of Manhattan, right by the world-famous Madison Square Garden, Penn Station is close to various points of interest such as Times Square and the Empire State Building, as well as many restaurants and retail stores.

Train stations in New York:

  • Penn Station

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