Cheap train tickets from Portland to Newark

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How much are train tickets from Portland to Newark?

Lowest Price£61.00
Fastest6h 43m
Daily Schedules19
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Overall score for Portland to Newark
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Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
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Condition
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Ease of connections and only one switch

How do you find cheap train tickets from Portland to Newark?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Portland 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 Portland to Newark was £64.82. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 27 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £25.16 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 ride from Portland to Newark?

The distance between Portland and Newark is approximately 284.82 miles, or 458.25 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 9 hours and 7 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 6 hours and 43 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Portland to Newark?

On Saturday trains from Portland 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 Wednesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the greatest number of connections between Portland to Newark

Typically there are 19 schedules to compare for your trip to Newark. One train carrier operates regular service on the Portland to Newark route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Portland to Newark, usually offering 19 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Portland 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.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Coach tickets from Portland to Newark, which start at £34.31.

One train company connects Portland to Newark

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Portland to Newark start from £61.00, and on average cost £105.52. Daily there are 19 Amtrak schedules to Newark. Amtrak in Portland leaves from 100 Thompsons Pt Rd, And in Newark trains arrive at Penn Station and one other train station.

From Portland to Newark train travel on Amtrak takes 9 hours and 7 minutes. If you are looking to get to Newark faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 6 hours and 43 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 18 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £107.60 for a one-way train ticket to Newark.

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Avg. Time
9h 7m
Avg. Price
£105.52

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Portland on their way to Newark. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Portland are:
  • 100 Thompsons Pt Rd
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. These are the busiest arriving stations in Newark:
  • Penn Station
  • Newark Intl Airport