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There is one daily train from Fort Edward to New York. Traveling by train from Fort Edward to New York usually takes around 4 hours and 9 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.
|Distance||178 mi (286 km)|
|Fastest train||4h 9m|
|Trains per day||1|
|Most frequent service||Amtrak Ethan Allen Express|
What is the price of a train ticket from Fort Edward to New York?
In the last month, €55.28 was the average price of a train ticket from Fort Edward to New York. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 16 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around €5.62 more than that for a same-day booking.
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Prices as travel date approaches
Since the average price of train trips from Fort Edward to New York remains pretty consistent throughout the year, there’s no need to book your tickets too far in advance. However, we still recommend you purchase your train tickets at least 48 hours ahead of departure time to avoid surprise last-minute surges and the risk of the train selling out.
Which train should you take from Fort Edward to New York?
Amtrak Ethan Allen Express is the one and only train line which connects Fort Edward to New York. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Amtrak Ethan Allen Express||1||4h 10m||€56.05|
Amtrak Ethan Allen Express
Amtrak's Ethan Allen Express line connects New York City to Rutland, Vermont. The scenic trip along the Hudson River Valley includes ten intermediate stops throughout New York and Vermont. This higher-speed rail service departs once daily. Ticket prices from Fort Edward to New York are usually around on the Ethan Allen Express, but you can find deals for as low as €55. Onboard amenities include WiFi and power outlets, plus a cafe car and business class seating options for added comfort.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Fort Edward 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 Fort Edward to New York?
The distance between Fort Edward and New York is approximately 178 miles, or 286 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 9 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?
Friday tends to be the busiest day of the week with travelers taking trains from Fort Edward to New York. Ticket price also tend to be more expensive on Friday than other days. If you are hoping to have more room on the train and even save some change check out travel options on Saturday instead, as less people travel then and deals are more likely to be found.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
Most days, there is only one train which leaves Fort Edward at 13:00 and arrives in New York around 4 hours later.
Is there a direct train from Fort Edward to New York?
Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to New York with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.
You can also take a train for your return trip from New York to Fort Edward.
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Where is the train station in Fort Edward?
There is one train station in Fort Edward.
All train stations in Fort Edward:
70 East St
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