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How much are train tickets from Wilmington, DE to Newark, DE?

Lowest Price$11.00
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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Wilmington to Newark right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

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

In the last month, $11.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Wilmington, DE to Newark, DE. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 2 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $3.00 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Wilmington to Newark?

The distance between Wilmington and Newark is approximately 12 miles, or 19 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 9 minutes, It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Newark.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Wilmington to Newark are the most crowded on Saturday. 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 Wednesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Wilmington at 2:00pm and arrives in Newark within the hour.

Is there a direct train from Wilmington to Newark?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Newark 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 Newark to Wilmington. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Wilmington to Newark for $12.00.

Which train should you take from Wilmington to Newark?

Amtrak Northeast Regional is the one and only train line which connects Wilmington, Delaware to Newark, Delaware. 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.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Northeast Regional10h 10m$13.54

Where is the train station in Wilmington?

There is one train station in Wilmington:

  • Amtrak Station - 100 French St

Where is the train station in Newark?

Newark has one train station:

  • 10 Mopar Dr

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