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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Richmond, BC to Newark, NJ?

Lowest price£308.65
Fastest train73h 30m
Trains per day1
Train lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Richmond to Newark 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 Richmond to Newark?

In the last month, £308.65 was the average price of a train ticket from Richmond, BC to Newark, NJ. Given how far apart Richmond and Newark are from each other, there's no getting around the fact that most train tickets are on the pricier side. 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 Richmond to Newark?

The distance between Richmond and Newark is approximately 2420 miles, or 3894 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 91 hours and 9 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 73 hours and 30 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 Richmond to Newark are the most crowded on Thursday. 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 Thursday 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 Richmond at 05:00 and arrives in Newark around 73 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Richmond to Newark?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. However, it is not a direct train. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you transfer trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Newark to Richmond.

Which train should you take from Richmond to Newark?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Richmond, British Columbia to Newark, New Jersey. 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
Amtrak13d 19h 9m£260.24

Amtrak train tickets from Richmond to Newark start from £212, and on average cost £260. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Newark. Amtrak in Richmond leaves from 10251 St Edwards Dr, And in Newark trains arrive at Penn Station, From Richmond to Newark train travel on Amtrak takes 91 hours and 9 minutes. If you are looking to get to Newark faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 73 hours and 30 minutes. If you are looking to travel to Newark on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost £212 for a one-way weekend reservation from Richmond.

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