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How much are train tickets from Greensboro to Newark?

Lowest Price$97.00
Fastest Train9h 41m
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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Greensboro 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. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their 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.

How do you find cheap train tickets from Greensboro 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, $97.67 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Greensboro to Newark. By booking your trip 19 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $46.08 compared to a same-day fare.

How long is the train journey from Greensboro to Newark?

The distance between Greensboro and Newark is approximately 443 miles, or 713 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 11 hours and 1 minute, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 9 hours and 41 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 Greensboro to Newark are the most crowded on Sunday. 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?

The earliest train departs Greensboro at 3:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 8:00am. 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 Greensboro to Newark?

Trains leave the station in Greensboro twice a day, so thre are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. Luckily, both trains will get you to Newark with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to get off or switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Newark to Greensboro. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Greensboro to Newark for $74.00.

What train services are there from Greensboro to Newark?

There are 3 train lines with service from Greensboro to Newark. There is only one daily train on each service.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak112h 31m$136.28
Amtrak Carolinian111h 48m$106.83
Amtrak Crescent19h 41m$115.76

Where is the train station in Greensboro?

There is one train station in Greensboro:

  • Galyon Transp Ctr - 236 E Washington St

Where is the train station in Newark?

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

  • Penn Station
  • Newark Intl Airport

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