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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from New Haven to Newark?

Lowest price$18.00
Fastest train1h 57m
Trains per day16
Train lines3

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from New Haven to Newark 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.

What is the price of a train ticket from New Haven to Newark?

In the last month, $35.44 was the average price of a train ticket from New Haven, CT to Newark, NJ. This is a good price that is inexpensive compared to most train fares. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 28 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $40.21 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from New Haven to Newark?

The distance between New Haven and Newark is approximately 76 miles, or 122 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 32 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 57 minutes. As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from New Haven to Newark are the most crowded on Monday. 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 New Haven at 12:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 6:00pm. 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 New Haven to Newark?

There are 16 scheduled trains on most days. 20 of these are direct connections to Newark. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Newark to New Haven. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from New Haven to Newark for $15.00.

Which train should you take from New Haven to Newark?

There are 3 train lines with service from New Haven, Connecticut to Newark, New Jersey. Amtrak Northeast Regional is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 8 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak33h 14m$53.17
Amtrak Acela42h 2m$74.61
Amtrak Northeast Regional82h 28m$40.27

Amtrak train tickets from New Haven to Newark start from $18, and on average cost $53. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Newark. Amtrak in New Haven leaves from State Street Station and one other station. And in Newark trains arrive at Penn Station and one other train station. From New Haven to Newark train travel on Amtrak takes 3 hours and 14 minutes. If you are looking to get to Newark faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 57 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 7 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $56 for a one-way train ticket to Newark.

Amtrak Acela train tickets from New Haven to Newark start from $61, and on average cost $75. Daily there are 4 Amtrak Acela schedules to Newark. Amtrak Acela in New Haven leaves from Union Station, And in Newark trains arrive at Penn Station, From New Haven to Newark train travel on Amtrak Acela takes 2 hours and 2 minutes. If you are looking to get to Newark faster, Amtrak Acela offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 57 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Acela offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $90 for a one-way train ticket to Newark.

Amtrak Northeast Regional train tickets from New Haven to Newark start from $18, and on average cost $40. Daily there are 8 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules to Newark. Amtrak Northeast Regional in New Haven leaves from Union Station and one other station. And in Newark trains arrive at Penn Station and one other train station. From New Haven to Newark train travel on Amtrak Northeast Regional takes 2 hours and 28 minutes. If you are looking to get to Newark faster, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 57 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers 19 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $47 for a one-way train ticket to Newark.

Price trends for trains from New Haven to Newark

Average prices by travel date

$60$40$20AprMay

Monthly average prices

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Prices as travel date approaches

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Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from New Haven, CT to Newark, NJ

(Based on 5 ratings and reviews)

4.8

5.0

Christine

March 3, 2020 - Solo travel

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Smooth and quietSmooth and quiet

5.0

Phoebe

July 22, 2019 - Visiting family

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Super convenient, very friendly staff, on time and reliable line. Super convenient, very friendly staff, on time and reliable line.

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