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Saint Paul-New York Train Timetable
There are 7 daily trains from Saint Paul to New York. Traveling by train from Saint Paul to New York usually takes around 33 hours and 30 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak train can make the trip in 31 hours and 50 minutes.
|Distance||1008 mi (1622 km)|
|Fastest train||31h 50m|
|Most frequent service||Amtrak|
What is the price of a train ticket from Saint Paul to New York?
In the last month, £130.32 was the average price of a train ticket from Saint Paul, MN to New York, NY. 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 29 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around £58.47 more than that for a same-day booking.
Monthly average prices
If you are trying to decide when to travel from Saint Paul to New York by train so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for August. That’s when the average price for a train ticket is expected to be just £121 – the lowest of the year.
Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Saint Paul to New York in December, expect to spend more on your train trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to £175 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
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 Saint Paul will be about £58.47 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.
Which train should you take from Saint Paul to New York?
Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Saint Paul, Minnesota to New York, New York. However, there are 7 trains per day to choose from.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Amtrak||7||1d 9h 31m||£148.26|
Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey. On average, there are 7 Amtrak trains from Saint Paul to New York every day, as well as 6 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from £106.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Saint Paul 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 Saint Paul to New York?
The distance between Saint Paul and New York is approximately 1008 miles, or 1622 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 33 hours and 30 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 31 hours and 50 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 Saint Paul to New York 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 Saturday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Saint Paul at 08:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 08:00. 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 Saint Paul to New York?
There are 7 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
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Where is the train station in Saint Paul?
There is one train station in Saint Paul:
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Where is the train station in New York?
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