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Cheap train tickets from Newark, NJ to Baltimore

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How much are train tickets from Newark, NJ to Baltimore?

Lowest Price$55.00
Fastest Train1h 56m
Trains Per Day84
Train Lines9
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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Newark to Baltimore
4.8
Based on 5 reviews

Based on 5 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Amtrak Northeast Regional report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
3.2
Staff
4.4
Value
3.0
Condition
4.8
Wuraola
5.0
September 22, 2019Visiting family
Pros
Timely
Natalie
5.0
September 10, 2019Regular commuter
Cons
The price, reduced price if plan ahead
Michael
5.0
May 23, 2019Business
Pros
it was on time
Cons
hard to find a seat
Christina
5.0
June 8, 2019Business
Cons
The WiFi kept going in and out. No one came across collecting trash on this train.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Newark, NJ to Baltimore?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Newark to Baltimore is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Newark to Baltimore was $92.66. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 24 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $35.35 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from Newark, NJ to Baltimore?

The distance between Newark and Baltimore is approximately 163.30 miles, or 262.74 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 2 hours and 26 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour and 56 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Newark to Baltimore?

On Wednesday trains from Newark to Baltimore are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Newark to Baltimore?

Typically there are 84 schedules to compare for your trip to Baltimore. On the route to Baltimore 9 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Northeast Regional offers the most scheduled departures between Newark to Baltimore, usually offering 54.984 trips per day. 84 train trips per day are direct connections to Baltimore, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Newark, NJ to Baltimore, which start at $1.00.

Here are the 9 train lines that operate from Newark to Baltimore

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Newark to Baltimore start from $55.00, and on average cost $117.13. Daily there are 2.166667 Amtrak schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak in Newark leaves from Penn Station, And in Baltimore trains arrive at Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St and one other train station.

From Newark to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak takes 2 hours and 20 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 56 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 1.875 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $93.75 for a one-way train ticket to Baltimore.

Avg. Time
2h 20m
Avg. Price
$117.13

Amtrak Acela

Amtrak Acela train tickets from Newark to Baltimore start from $171.00, and on average cost $175.95. Daily there are 22.792453 Amtrak Acela schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak Acela in Newark leaves from Penn Station, And in Baltimore trains arrive at Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St and one other train station.

From Newark to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak Acela takes 2 hours and 9 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak Acela offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 56 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Acela offers 14.3125 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $174.60 for a one-way train ticket to Baltimore.

Avg. Time
2h 9m
Avg. Price
$175.95

Amtrak Carolinian

Amtrak Carolinian train tickets from Newark to Baltimore start from $70.00, and on average cost $82.91. Daily there are 1.166667 Amtrak Carolinian schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak Carolinian in Newark leaves from Penn Station, And in Baltimore trains arrive at Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St,

From Newark to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak Carolinian takes 2 hours and 19 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak Carolinian offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 56 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Baltimore on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Carolinian scheduled trip per day, which will cost $87.87 for a one-way weekend reservation from Newark.

Avg. Time
2h 19m
Avg. Price
$82.91

Amtrak Cardinal

Amtrak Cardinal train tickets from Newark to Baltimore start from $69.00, and on average cost $83.01. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Cardinal schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak Cardinal in Newark leaves from Penn Station, And in Baltimore trains arrive at Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St,

From Newark to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak Cardinal takes 2 hours and 27 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak Cardinal offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 56 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Baltimore on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Cardinal scheduled trip per day, which will cost $87.86 for a one-way weekend reservation from Newark.

Avg. Time
2h 27m
Avg. Price
$83.01

Amtrak Crescent

Amtrak Crescent train tickets from Newark to Baltimore start from $69.00, and on average cost $88.22. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Crescent schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak Crescent in Newark leaves from Penn Station, And in Baltimore trains arrive at Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St,

From Newark to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak Crescent takes 2 hours and 31 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak Crescent offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 56 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Baltimore on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Crescent scheduled trip per day, which will cost $103.24 for a one-way weekend reservation from Newark.

Avg. Time
2h 31m
Avg. Price
$88.22

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak Northeast Regional train tickets from Newark to Baltimore start from $55.00, and on average cost $83.89. Daily there are 54.983607 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak Northeast Regional in Newark leaves from Penn Station and one other station. And in Baltimore trains arrive at Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St and one other train station.

From Newark to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak Northeast Regional takes 2 hours and 32 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 56 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers 55.222222 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $89.95 for a one-way train ticket to Baltimore.

Avg. Time
2h 32m
Avg. Price
$83.89

Amtrak Palmetto

Amtrak Palmetto train tickets from Newark to Baltimore start from $69.00, and on average cost $88.54. Daily there are 2 Amtrak Palmetto schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak Palmetto in Newark leaves from Penn Station, And in Baltimore trains arrive at Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St and one other train station.

From Newark to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak Palmetto takes 2 hours and 33 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak Palmetto offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 56 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Palmetto offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $85.11 for a one-way train ticket to Baltimore.

Avg. Time
2h 33m
Avg. Price
$88.54

Amtrak Silver Service

Amtrak Silver Service train tickets from Newark to Baltimore start from $69.00, and on average cost $88.03. Daily there are 2 Amtrak Silver Service schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak Silver Service in Newark leaves from Penn Station, And in Baltimore trains arrive at Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St,

From Newark to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak Silver Service takes 2 hours and 31 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak Silver Service offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 56 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Silver Service offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $94.22 for a one-way train ticket to Baltimore.

Avg. Time
2h 31m
Avg. Price
$88.03

Amtrak Vermonter

Amtrak Vermonter train tickets from Newark to Baltimore start from $55.00, and on average cost $83.38. Daily there are 2.237288 Amtrak Vermonter schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak Vermonter in Newark leaves from Penn Station, And in Baltimore trains arrive at Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St and one other train station.

From Newark to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak Vermonter takes 2 hours and 29 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak Vermonter offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 56 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Vermonter offers 1.941176 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $85.17 for a one-way train ticket to Baltimore.

Avg. Time
2h 29m
Avg. Price
$83.38

Plan your next adventure

There are 2 train stations in Newark with trains to Baltimore. For this route, the busiest departing train stations are:
  • Penn Station
  • Newark Intl Airport
There are 2 different stations where trains from Newark arrive in Baltimore. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving train stations in Baltimore:
  • Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St
  • Amtrak - MARC Station (BWI)

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