Cheap train tickets from Scranton to New York


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How much are train tickets from Scranton to New York?

Lowest Price£68.93
Fastest5h 15m
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Scranton to New York?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Scranton 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 Scranton to New York was £90.80. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 29 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £30.82 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 Scranton to New York?

The distance between Scranton and New York is approximately 98.85 miles, or 159.05 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 6 hours and 15 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 5 hours and 15 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 Scranton to New York?

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

What train companies travel from Scranton to New York?

Typically there are 6 schedules to compare for your trip to New York. One train carrier operates regular service on the Scranton to New York route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Scranton to New York, usually offering 6 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Scranton to New York, 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 Scranton to New York, which start at £10.07.

One train company connects Scranton to New York


Amtrak train tickets from Scranton to New York start from £68.93, and on average cost £97.87. Daily there are 6 Amtrak schedules to New York. Amtrak in Scranton leaves from Scranton Bus Terminal, And in New York trains arrive at Penn Station,

From Scranton to New York train travel on Amtrak takes 6 hours and 16 minutes. If you are looking to get to New York faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 15 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £91.08 for a one-way train ticket to New York.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Scranton on their way to New York:
  • Scranton Bus Terminal
There is one train station where trains from Scranton arrive in New York:
  • Penn Station