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Compare train tickets from Springfield to Newark

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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Springfield, MA to Newark, NJ?

Lowest Price$41.00
Fastest Train3h 46m
Trains Per Day8
Train Lines2
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Price trends for trains from Springfield to Newark

Average prices by travel date

$60$40$20MayJun

Monthly average prices

$75$60$45$30$15JASONDJFMAMJ

Prices as travel date approaches

$100$80$60$40$203020100

Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Springfield to Newark?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, $45.01 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Springfield to Newark. By booking your trip 27 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $12.70 compared to a same-day fare.

How long is the train journey from Springfield to Newark?

The distance between Springfield and Newark is approximately 125 miles, or 201 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 25 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 46 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 Springfield 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 Springfield at 5:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 12:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from Springfield to Newark?

There are 8 scheduled trains on most days. 2 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 Springfield. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Springfield to Newark for $13.00.

What train services are there from Springfield to Newark?

2 train services operate from Springfield to Newark. Amtrak usually has more trains scheduled, with 6 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak64h 30m$51.10
Amtrak Northeast Regional24h 13m$49.95

Where is the train station in Springfield?

There is one train station in Springfield:

  • Union Station Transportation Center

Where is the train station in Newark?

Newark receives travelers from Springfield at its two active train stations:

  • Penn Station
  • Newark Intl Airport

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