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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Atlanta to New York?

Lowest Price$131.00
Fastest Train17h 42m
Trains Per Day1
Train Lines2

Atlanta to New York Route Map

Atlanta New York

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Atlanta to New York 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 Atlanta to New York?

In the last month, $131.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Atlanta, GA to New York, NY. Tickets are generally somewhat expensive for this particular train route, which is to be expected given the long distance. 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 Atlanta to New York?

The distance between Atlanta and New York is approximately 746 miles, or 1200 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 17 hours and 57 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 17 hours and 42 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 Atlanta to New York 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 Tuesday 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 Atlanta at 8:00pm and arrives in New York around 17 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Atlanta 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 Atlanta. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Atlanta to New York for $60.00.

Which train should you take from Atlanta to New York?

2 train services operate from Atlanta, Georgia to New York, New York. However, each train line only offers one daily trip.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak120h 32m$143.00
Amtrak Crescent117h 43m$141.91

Where is the train station in Atlanta?

There is one train station in Atlanta:

  • Peachtree Station - 1688 Peachtree St NW

Where is the train station in New York?

New York has one train station:

  • Penn Station

Price trends for trains from Atlanta to New York

Average prices by travel date

$150$100$50SepSep

Monthly average prices

$175$140$105$70$35FMAMJJASONDJ

Prices as travel date approaches

$250$200$150$100$503020100

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Atlanta, GA to New York, NY
4.5
Based on 4 ratings and reviews

Based on 4 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Crescent report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 75 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.5
Staff
5.0
Value
3.5
Condition
4.3
Diane
5.0
June 11, 2020
Pros
1st. time riding the train1st. time riding the train
Bertha
5.0
May 29, 2020Visiting family
Pros
The Train Ride Was Better Than I Thought It Would Have Been. Thank You So Much And Thanks To Your Entire Staff. Blessings ❤The Train Ride Was Better Than I Thought It Would Have Been. Thank You So Much And Thanks To Your Entire Staff. Blessings ❤
Cons
Not A Thing. Great Job ❤Not A Thing. Great Job ❤
Tips
I Don't Fly So Amtrak Was A Great Way To Travel. I Don't Fly So Amtrak Was A Great Way To Travel.

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