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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Tampa to Newark?

Lowest price£90.30
Fastest train24h 10m
Trains per day1
Train lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Tampa 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.

Can you take a train all the way from Tampa to Newark?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Tampa to Newark. However, there are also some trips on this route that require you to board another vehicle, such as a bus or a shuttle, during your journey. This is worth paying attention to as you book your trip, since a direct train may be preferable for its speed and convenience.

What is the price of a train ticket from Tampa to Newark?

In the last month, £97.40 was the average price of a train ticket from Tampa, FL to Newark, NJ. Tickets are generally somewhat expensive for this particular train route, which is to be expected given the long distance. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 27 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around £68.13 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Tampa to Newark?

The distance between Tampa and Newark is approximately 1001 miles, or 1610 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 25 hours and 29 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 24 hours and 10 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 Tampa to Newark 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 Tuesday 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 Tampa at 10:00 and arrives in Newark around 24 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Tampa to Newark?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Newark 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 Newark to Tampa. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Tampa to Newark for £131.09.

Which train should you take from Tampa to Newark?

2 train services operate from Tampa, Florida to Newark, New Jersey. However, each train line only offers one daily trip.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak11d 1h 31m£128.85
Amtrak Silver Service11d 1h 26m£105.71

Amtrak train tickets from Tampa to Newark start from £90, and on average cost £129. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Newark. Amtrak in Tampa leaves from Union Station - 601 N Nebraska Ave, And in Newark trains arrive at Penn Station and one other train station. From Tampa to Newark train travel on Amtrak takes 25 hours and 31 minutes. If you are looking to get to Newark faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 24 hours and 10 minutes. If you are looking to travel to Newark on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost £148 for a one-way weekend reservation from Tampa.

Amtrak Silver Service train tickets from Tampa to Newark start from £90, and on average cost £106. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Silver Service schedules to Newark. Amtrak Silver Service in Tampa leaves from Union Station - 601 N Nebraska Ave, And in Newark trains arrive at Penn Station, From Tampa to Newark train travel on Amtrak Silver Service takes 25 hours and 26 minutes. If you are looking to get to Newark faster, Amtrak Silver Service offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 24 hours and 10 minutes. If you are looking to travel to Newark on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Silver Service scheduled trip per day, which will cost £107 for a one-way weekend reservation from Tampa.

Price trends for trains from Tampa to Newark

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