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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Phoenix to New York?

Lowest Price$239.00
Fastest Train81h 5m
Trains Per Day3
Train Lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Phoenix 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.

Can you take a train all the way from Phoenix to New York?

While the train is the main method of transportation from Phoenix to New York, it will only take you part of the way there. Please note that part of your trip will be on a different vehicle, most commonly a bus or express shuttle.

What is the price of a train ticket from Phoenix to New York?

In the last month, $258.12 was the average price of a train ticket from Phoenix, AZ to New York, NY. Given how far apart Phoenix and New York are from each other, there's no getting around the fact that most train tickets are on the pricier side. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.

How long is the train journey from Phoenix to New York?

The distance between Phoenix and New York is approximately 2140 miles, or 3444 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 83 hours and 59 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 81 hours and 5 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?

Trains from Phoenix to New York are the most crowded on Friday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Sunday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Phoenix at 3:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 4:00am. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Phoenix to New York?

There are 3 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from New York to Phoenix. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Phoenix to New York for $206.00.

Which train should you take from Phoenix to New York?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Phoenix, Arizona to New York, New York. However, there are 3 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak33d 12h 0m$275.80

Amtrak train tickets from Phoenix to New York start from $239, and on average cost $276. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to New York. Amtrak in Phoenix leaves from Sky Harbor Apt, Terminal 4 Arrivals, Door 3 and one other station. And in New York trains arrive at Penn Station, From Phoenix to New York train travel on Amtrak takes 84 hours and 0 minutes. If you are looking to get to New York faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 81 hours and 5 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $278 for a one-way train ticket to New York.

Where is the train station in Phoenix?

There are two stations in Phoenix where you can board the train to New York:

  • Sky Harbor Apt, Terminal 4 Arrivals, Door 3
  • 2717 W Bell Rd

Where is the train station in New York?

New York has one train station:

  • Penn Station

Price trends for trains from Phoenix to New York

Average prices by travel date

$285$190$95AugSep

Monthly average prices

$375$300$225$150$75AMJJASONDJFM

Prices as travel date approaches

$425$340$255$170$853020100

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