Cheap train tickets from Durham, NC to New York

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How much are train tickets from Durham, NC to New York?

Lowest Price£81.44
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Durham, NC to New York?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Durham to New York 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 Durham to New York was £83.79. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 18 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £55.21 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 Durham, NC to New York?

The distance between Durham and New York is approximately 420.29 miles, or 676.22 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 15 hours and 23 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 11 hours and 8 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 Durham to New York?

On Monday trains from Durham to New York 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.

What train companies travel from Durham to New York?

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to New York. On the route to New York 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Durham to New York, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves New York with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Coach tickets from Durham, NC to New York, which start at £0.78.

Here are the 2 train companies that operate from Durham to New York

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Durham to New York start from £84.93, and on average cost £95.73. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to New York. Amtrak in Durham leaves from 601 W Main St, And in New York trains arrive at Penn Station,

From Durham to New York train travel on Amtrak takes 19 hours and 38 minutes. If you are looking to get to New York faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 11 hours and 8 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to New York on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost £95.79 for a one-way weekend reservation from Durham.

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Avg. Time
19h 38m
Avg. Price
£95.73

Amtrak Carolinian

Amtrak Carolinian train tickets from Durham to New York start from £81.44, and on average cost £85.30. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Carolinian schedules to New York. Amtrak Carolinian in Durham leaves from 601 W Main St, And in New York trains arrive at Penn Station,

From Durham to New York train travel on Amtrak Carolinian takes 11 hours and 9 minutes. If you are looking to get to New York faster, Amtrak Carolinian offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 11 hours and 8 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to New York on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Carolinian scheduled trip per day, which will cost £87.00 for a one-way weekend reservation from Durham.

Toilet
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power point
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
11h 9m
Avg. Price
£85.30

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Durham on their way to New York:
  • 601 W Main St
There is one train station where trains from Durham arrive in New York:
  • Penn Station