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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Atlanta to Newark?

Lowest Price£102.79
Fastest Train17h 21m
Trains Per Day1
Train Lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Atlanta to Newark right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

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

In the last month, £102.79 was the average price of a train ticket from Atlanta, GA to Newark, NJ. 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 Newark?

The distance between Atlanta and Newark is approximately 740 miles, or 1191 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 17 hours and 37 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 17 hours and 21 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 Newark are the most crowded on Monday. 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 Atlanta at 20:00 and arrives in Newark around 17 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Atlanta 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 Atlanta. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Atlanta to Newark for £47.08.

Which train should you take from Atlanta to Newark?

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

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak120h 2m£113.82
Amtrak Crescent117h 21m£110.50

Where is the train station in Atlanta?

There is one train station in Atlanta:

  • Peachtree Station - 1688 Peachtree St NW

Where is the train station in Newark?

Newark receives travelers from Atlanta at its two active train stations:

  • Penn Station
  • Newark Intl Airport

Price trends for trains from Atlanta to Newark

Average prices by travel date

£118£78£39SepSep

Monthly average prices

£157£126£94£63£31FMAMJJASONDJ

Prices as travel date approaches

£177£141£106£71£353020100

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