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Washington DC to Newark train - cost & duration

Cheapest price€46.59
Shortest Duration3h 0m
Trips per day43
train carriers6
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How to book cheap Washington DC to Newark train tickets?

The best way to get deals on train tickets from Washington to Newark is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Washington to Newark were €88.89. By booking 20 days out, tickets are on average €37.80 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by train from Washington to Newark?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Washington to Newark by train is at 07:00 on Wednesday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 18:00 on Tuesday is when the fewest number of train tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the train departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Amtrak Northeast Regional from Washington DC to Newark has the most daily schedules

On average there are 43 train trips per day. Amtrak Northeast Regional has the most options for departures from Washington to Newark, with an average of 27 trips per day and 558 monthly trips. 6 train carriers currently travel from Washington to Newark. Of the 43 trips there are 43 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Travelling by Bus from Washington DC to Newark starts at €0.88.

6 carriers offer Washington to Newark train trips

Amtrak

Book Amtrak from Washington to Newark from €46.59. There are 1 Amtrak schedules from Washington to Newark and you can expect on average to pay €117.88 for a Amtrak ticket to Newark. In Washington, Amtrak departs to Newark from Union Station and no other station. In Newark, Amtrak arrives at Penn Station and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak from Washington to Newark takes 3 hours and 5 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak trip will get you to Newark in 3 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay €117.20 for a weekend getaway trip to Newark.

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Avg. Time
3h 5m
Avg. Price
€117.88

Amtrak Acela Express

Book Amtrak Acela Express from Washington to Newark from €152.08. There are 12 Amtrak Acela Express schedules from Washington to Newark and you can expect on average to pay €178.08 for a Amtrak Acela Express ticket to Newark. In Washington, Amtrak Acela Express departs to Newark from Union Station and no other station. In Newark, Amtrak Acela Express arrives at Penn Station and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Acela Express from Washington to Newark takes 2 hours and 40 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Acela Express offers 6 trips per day and you could expect to pay €176.08 for a weekend getaway trip to Newark.

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Avg. Time
2h 40m
Avg. Price
€178.08

Amtrak Carolinian

Book Amtrak Carolinian from Washington to Newark from €67.69. There are 1 Amtrak Carolinian schedules from Washington to Newark and you can expect on average to pay €161.57 for a Amtrak Carolinian ticket to Newark. In Washington, Amtrak Carolinian departs to Newark from Union Station and no other station. In Newark, Amtrak Carolinian arrives at Penn Station and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Carolinian from Washington to Newark takes 2 hours and 57 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Carolinian offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay €158.81 for a weekend getaway trip to Newark.

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Avg. Time
2h 57m
Avg. Price
€161.57

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Book Amtrak Northeast Regional from Washington to Newark from €46.59. There are 27 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules from Washington to Newark and you can expect on average to pay €99.98 for a Amtrak Northeast Regional ticket to Newark. In Washington, Amtrak Northeast Regional departs to Newark from Union Station and no other station. In Newark, Amtrak Northeast Regional arrives at Penn Station and 1 other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Northeast Regional from Washington to Newark takes 3 hours and 11 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Northeast Regional trip will get you to Newark in 3 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers 27 trips per day and you could expect to pay €114.81 for a weekend getaway trip to Newark.

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Avg. Time
3h 11m
Avg. Price
€99.98

Amtrak Palmetto

Book Amtrak Palmetto from Washington to Newark from €67.69. There are 1 Amtrak Palmetto schedules from Washington to Newark and you can expect on average to pay €82.95 for a Amtrak Palmetto ticket to Newark. In Washington, Amtrak Palmetto departs to Newark from Union Station and no other station. In Newark, Amtrak Palmetto arrives at Penn Station and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Palmetto from Washington to Newark takes 3 hours and 6 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Palmetto trip will get you to Newark in 3 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Palmetto offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay €88.38 for a weekend getaway trip to Newark.

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Avg. Time
3h 6m
Avg. Price
€82.95

Amtrak Vermonter

Book Amtrak Vermonter from Washington to Newark from €46.59. There are 1 Amtrak Vermonter schedules from Washington to Newark and you can expect on average to pay €93.97 for a Amtrak Vermonter ticket to Newark. In Washington, Amtrak Vermonter departs to Newark from Union Station and no other station. In Newark, Amtrak Vermonter arrives at Penn Station and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Vermonter from Washington to Newark takes 3 hours and 6 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Vermonter trip will get you to Newark in 3 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Vermonter offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay €110.47 for a weekend getaway trip to Newark.

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Avg. Time
3h 6m
Avg. Price
€93.97

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include one station that has train departures from Washington. Most train trips to Newark will depart from Union Station.
  • Union Station
train trips arrive in Newark at 2 stations, depending on which train line you are travelling with. Penn Station, Newark Intl Airport are the main train stations in Newark for trips arriving from Washington.
  • Penn Station
  • Newark Intl Airport