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Compare train tickets from Newark to Elizabethtown


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How much are train tickets from Newark to Elizabethtown?

Lowest Price$47.00
Fastest Train2h 45m
Trains Per Day6
Train Lines3
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Newark-Elizabethtown Train Schedule

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Frequently Asked Questions

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

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, $53.00 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Newark to Elizabethtown. By booking your trip 22 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $29.00 compared to a same-day fare.

How long is the train journey from Newark to Elizabethtown?

The distance between Newark and Elizabethtown is approximately 134 miles, or 216 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 3 hours and 43 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 45 minutes. Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Newark to Elizabethtown are the most crowded on Wednesday. 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 Newark at 7:00am 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 Elizabethtown?

There are 6 scheduled trains on most days. There is one direct train, which you can stay on for the entire journey from Newark to Elizabethtown. In contrast, taking a non-direct train would require you to transfer trains during your trip.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Elizabethtown to Newark.

What train services are there from Newark to Elizabethtown?

There are 3 train lines with service from Newark to Elizabethtown. Amtrak is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 5 trains each day.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak53h 58m$75.59
Amtrak Keystone Service12h 45m$47.00
Amtrak Pennsylvanian12h 56m$63.17

Where is the train station in Newark?

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

  • Penn Station
  • Newark Intl Airport

Where is the train station in Elizabethtown?

Elizabethtown has one train station:

  • 50 S Wilson Ave

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