Cheap train tickets from Newark to New York

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How much are train tickets from Newark to New York?

Lowest Price$27.00
Fastest0h 15m
Daily Schedules40
train companies5
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Newark to New York?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Newark to New York 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 New York was $35.90. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 16 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $11.47 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 to New York?

The distance between Newark and New York is approximately 8.86 miles, or 14.26 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around and 20 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is and 15 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 New York?

On Thursday trains from Newark to New York 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.

Amtrak Northeast Regional has the most connections between Newark to New York

Typically there are 40 schedules to compare for your trip to New York. On the route to New York 5 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Northeast Regional offers the most scheduled departures between Newark to New York, usually offering 20 trips per day. 40 train trips per day are direct connections to New York, 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 to New York, which start at $4.00.

Here are the 5 train companies that operate from Newark to New York

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Newark to New York start from $27.00, and on average cost $46.31. Daily there are 5 Amtrak schedules to New York. Amtrak in Newark leaves from Penn Station and one other station. And in New York trains arrive at Penn Station,

From Newark to New York train travel on Amtrak takes 0 hours and 19 minutes. If you are looking to get to New York faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 15 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 9 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $51.55 for a one-way train ticket to New York.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
0h 19m
Avg. Price
$46.31

Amtrak Acela

Amtrak Acela train tickets from Newark to New York start from $44.00, and on average cost $53.99. Daily there are 8 Amtrak Acela schedules to New York. Amtrak Acela in Newark leaves from Penn Station, And in New York trains arrive at Penn Station,

From Newark to New York train travel on Amtrak Acela takes 0 hours and 18 minutes. If you are looking to get to New York faster, Amtrak Acela offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 15 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Acela offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $57.65 for a one-way train ticket to New York.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Meal
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Beverage
Avg. Time
0h 18m
Avg. Price
$53.99

Amtrak Keystone Service

Amtrak Keystone Service train tickets from Newark to New York start from $27.00, and on average cost $32.56. Daily there are 9 Amtrak Keystone Service schedules to New York. Amtrak Keystone Service in Newark leaves from Penn Station and one other station. And in New York trains arrive at Penn Station,

From Newark to New York train travel on Amtrak Keystone Service takes 0 hours and 20 minutes. If you are looking to get to New York faster, Amtrak Keystone Service offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 15 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Keystone Service offers 7 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $35.33 for a one-way train ticket to New York.

Restroom
WiFi
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
0h 20m
Avg. Price
$32.56

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak Northeast Regional train tickets from Newark to New York start from $27.00, and on average cost $38.85. Daily there are 20 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules to New York. Amtrak Northeast Regional in Newark leaves from Newark Intl Airport and one other station. And in New York trains arrive at Penn Station,

From Newark to New York train travel on Amtrak Northeast Regional takes 0 hours and 22 minutes. If you are looking to get to New York faster, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 15 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers 22 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $44.94 for a one-way train ticket to New York.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
0h 22m
Avg. Price
$38.85

Amtrak Vermonter

Amtrak Vermonter train tickets from Newark to New York start from $27.00, and on average cost $44.45. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Vermonter schedules to New York. Amtrak Vermonter in Newark leaves from Penn Station, And in New York trains arrive at Penn Station,

From Newark to New York train travel on Amtrak Vermonter takes 0 hours and 18 minutes. If you are looking to get to New York faster, Amtrak Vermonter offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 15 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to New York on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Vermonter scheduled trip per day, which will cost $60.95 for a one-way weekend reservation from Newark.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
0h 18m
Avg. Price
$44.45

Plan your next adventure

There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to New York that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Newark are:
  • Penn Station
  • Newark Intl Airport
There is one train station where trains arrive in New York from Newark. These are the busiest arriving stations in New York:
  • Penn Station