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How much are train tickets from Newark to Trenton?

Lowest Price$23.00
Fastest Train0h 32m
Trains Per Day15
Train Lines9
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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Newark to Trenton 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 Newark to Trenton?

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, $23.00 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Newark to Trenton. By booking your trip 25 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $19.77 compared to a same-day fare.

How long is the train journey from Newark to Trenton?

The distance between Newark and Trenton is approximately 47 miles, or 75 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 37 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 32 minutes. It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Trenton.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Newark to Trenton 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?

The earliest train departs Newark at 6:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 7:00pm. 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 Newark to Trenton?

There are 15 scheduled trains on most days. 15 of these are direct connections to Trenton. 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 Trenton to Newark.

What train services are there from Newark to Trenton?

There are 9 train lines with service from Newark to Trenton. Amtrak Northeast Regional is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 9 trains each day.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Cardinal10h 32m$33.88
Amtrak Carolinian10h 35m$38.62
Amtrak Crescent10h 37m$34.31
Amtrak Keystone Service10h 33m$32.23
Amtrak Northeast Regional90h 38m$37.16
Amtrak Palmetto10h 45m$33.79
Amtrak Pennsylvanian10h 33m$35.24
Amtrak Silver Service20h 37m$36.08
Amtrak Vermonter10h 35m$35.17

Where is the train station in Newark?

There are two stations in Newark where you can board the train to Trenton:

  • Penn Station
  • Newark Intl Airport

Where is the train station in Trenton?

Trenton has one train station:

  • 72 S Clinton Ave

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