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Cheap train tickets from Providence, RI to Newark

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How much are train tickets from Providence, RI to Newark?

Lowest Price£44.89
Fastest Train3h 23m
Trains Per Day28
Train Lines3
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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Providence to Newark
4.5
Based on 2 reviews

Based on 2 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Northeast Regional report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 50 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
5.0
Value
3.0
Condition
4.5
Astrid
4.0
21 September 2019Solo travel
Pros
sat the whole way in one form of transport
Cons
the selection in the cafe - poor in vegan options - no vegan milk
Paulo
5.0
26 May 2019Visiting family
Pros
Comfort, window view, fast
Cons
Wifi wasn't working
Tips
Book a ticket earlier, as prices are obviously higher closer to the trip.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Providence, RI to Newark?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Providence 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 Providence to Newark was £80.04. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 26 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £38.57 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 Providence, RI to Newark?

The distance between Providence and Newark is approximately 161.90 miles, or 260.48 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 4 hours and 8 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 23 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 Providence to Newark?

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

What train companies travel from Providence to Newark?

Typically there are 28 schedules to compare for your trip to Newark. On the route to Newark 3 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Northeast Regional offers the most scheduled departures between Providence to Newark, usually offering 16.183 trips per day. 25 train trips per day are direct connections to Newark, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Coach tickets from Providence, RI to Newark, which start at £18.77.

Here are the 3 train companies that operate from Providence to Newark

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Providence to Newark start from £59.58, and on average cost £124.11. Daily there are 2.716667 Amtrak schedules to Newark. Amtrak in Providence leaves from Providence Station - 100 Gaspee St, And in Newark trains arrive at Penn Station,

From Providence to Newark train travel on Amtrak takes 5 hours and 9 minutes. If you are looking to get to Newark faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 23 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Newark on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost £71.21 for a one-way weekend reservation from Providence.

Avg. Time
5h 9m
Avg. Price
£124.11

Amtrak Acela

Amtrak Acela train tickets from Providence to Newark start from £106.09, and on average cost £118.17. Daily there are 9.4 Amtrak Acela schedules to Newark. Amtrak Acela in Providence leaves from Providence Station - 100 Gaspee St, And in Newark trains arrive at Penn Station,

From Providence to Newark train travel on Amtrak Acela takes 3 hours and 33 minutes. If you are looking to get to Newark faster, Amtrak Acela offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 23 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Acela offers 5.25 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £113.67 for a one-way train ticket to Newark.

Avg. Time
3h 33m
Avg. Price
£118.17

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak Northeast Regional train tickets from Providence to Newark start from £44.89, and on average cost £61.58. Daily there are 16.183333 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules to Newark. Amtrak Northeast Regional in Providence leaves from Providence Station - 100 Gaspee St, And in Newark trains arrive at Penn Station and one other train station.

From Providence to Newark train travel on Amtrak Northeast Regional takes 4 hours and 19 minutes. If you are looking to get to Newark faster, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 23 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers 17.375 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £66.86 for a one-way train ticket to Newark.

Avg. Time
4h 19m
Avg. Price
£61.58

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Providence on their way to Newark:
  • Providence Station - 100 Gaspee St
There are 2 different stations where trains from Providence arrive 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 train stations in Newark:
  • Penn Station
  • Newark Intl Airport

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