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Cheap train tickets from Vancouver, BC to New York

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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Vancouver, BC to New York?

Lowest Price$242.00
Fastest Train73h 20m
Trains Per Day4
Train Lines1
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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Vancouver, BC to New York?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Vancouver 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 Vancouver to New York was $342.05. 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 $65.35 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 Vancouver, BC to New York?

The distance between Vancouver and New York is approximately 2427.43 miles, or 3905.58 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 86 hours and 11 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 73 hours and 20 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 Vancouver to New York?

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

What train companies travel from Vancouver to New York?

Typically there are 4 schedules to compare for your trip to New York. One train carrier operates regular service on the Vancouver to New York route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Vancouver to New York, usually offering 4.283 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Vancouver 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 Bus tickets from Vancouver, BC to New York, which start at $132.00.

One train company connects Vancouver to New York

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Vancouver to New York start from $242.00, and on average cost $374.21. Daily there are 4.283019 Amtrak schedules to New York. Amtrak in Vancouver leaves from Pacific Central Station - 1150 Station St, And in New York trains arrive at Penn Station,

From Vancouver to New York train travel on Amtrak takes 86 hours and 12 minutes. If you are looking to get to New York faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 73 hours and 20 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 4.5 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $371.19 for a one-way train ticket to New York.

Avg. Time
3d 14h 12m
Avg. Price
$374.21

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Vancouver on their way to New York:
  • Pacific Central Station - 1150 Station St
There is one train station where trains from Vancouver arrive in New York:
  • Penn Station

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