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How much are train tickets from New Brunswick to Philadelphia?

Lowest Price$28.00
Fastest Train0h 52m
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Train Lines2
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Price trends for trains from New Brunswick to Philadelphia

Monthly average prices

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Prices as travel date approaches

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from New Brunswick to Philadelphia 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 New Brunswick to Philadelphia?

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, $28.00 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from New Brunswick to Philadelphia. By booking your trip 4 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $28.00 compared to a same-day fare.

How long is the train journey from New Brunswick to Philadelphia?

The distance between New Brunswick and Philadelphia is approximately 53 miles, or 85 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 53 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 52 minutes. It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Philadelphia.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from New Brunswick to Philadelphia are the most crowded on Thursday. 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 Brunswick at 6:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 6:00am. 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 New Brunswick to Philadelphia?

Trains leave the station in New Brunswick twice a day, so thre are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. Luckily, both trains will get you to Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia to New Brunswick. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from New Brunswick to Philadelphia for $15.00.

What train services are there from New Brunswick to Philadelphia?

2 train services operate from New Brunswick to Philadelphia. However, each train line only offers one daily trip.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Northeast Regional10h 53m$39.03
Amtrak Palmetto10h 55m$35.36

Where is the train station in New Brunswick?

There is one train station in New Brunswick:

  • Transit Station - French St and Albany St

Where is the train station in Philadelphia?

Philadelphia has one train station:

  • 30th St Station - 2955 Market St

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