Cheap train tickets fromNewark to Philadelphia

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traveling from Newark to Philadelphia by train

Cheapest price$39.00
Shortest Duration0h 54m
Trips per day59
train carriers9
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How can I get the cheapest train ticket from Newark to Philadelphia?

The best way to get the cheapest train tickets from Newark to Philadelphia is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Newark to Philadelphia were $65.65. By booking 20 days out, tickets are on average $19.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel from Newark to Philadelphia?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Newark to Philadelphia by train is at 2:00 PM on Wednesday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 12:00 AM on Friday is when the fewest number of train tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the train departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

How many daily train trips are there from Newark to Philadelphia?

On average there are 59 train trips per day. Amtrak Northeast Regional has the most options for departures from Newark to Philadelphia, with an average of 26 trips per day and 522 monthly trips. 9 train carriers currently travel from Newark to Philadelphia. Of the 59 trips there are 59 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Bus options from Newark start at $1.00.

train lines that run from Newark to Philadelphia

Amtrak Vermonter

Amtrak Vermonter operates, on average, 1 train schedule(s) from Newark to Philadelphia. The average Amtrak Vermonter ticket to Philadelphia costs $66.51. Cheap Amtrak Vermonter tickets to Philadelphia are available on Wanderu starting from $39.00. In Newark, Amtrak Vermonter departs from Penn Station and no other station. In Philadelphia, Amtrak Vermonter arrives at 30th St Station - 2955 Market St and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Vermonter from Newark to Philadelphia takes 1 hours and 7 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Vermonter trip will get you to Philadelphia in 0 hours and 54 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Vermonter offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $78.39 for a weekend getaway trip to Philadelphia.

Amtrak Vermonter
Amtrak Vermonter
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
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Power outlet
Snacks
WiFi
Avg. Time
1h 7m
Avg. Price
$66.51

Amtrak Silver Service

Amtrak Silver Service operates, on average, 2 train schedule(s) from Newark to Philadelphia. The average Amtrak Silver Service ticket to Philadelphia costs $96.04. Cheap Amtrak Silver Service tickets to Philadelphia are available on Wanderu starting from $76.00. In Newark, Amtrak Silver Service departs from Penn Station and no other station. In Philadelphia, Amtrak Silver Service arrives at 30th St Station - 2955 Market St and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Silver Service from Newark to Philadelphia takes 1 hours and 10 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Silver Service trip will get you to Philadelphia in 0 hours and 54 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Silver Service offers 2 trips per day and you could expect to pay $99.30 for a weekend getaway trip to Philadelphia.

Amtrak Silver Service
Amtrak Silver Service
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Loyalty rewards
Power outlet
Snacks
WiFi
Avg. Time
1h 10m
Avg. Price
$96.04

Amtrak Pennsylvanian

Amtrak Pennsylvanian operates, on average, 1 train schedule(s) from Newark to Philadelphia. The average Amtrak Pennsylvanian ticket to Philadelphia costs $54.93. Cheap Amtrak Pennsylvanian tickets to Philadelphia are available on Wanderu starting from $39.00. In Newark, Amtrak Pennsylvanian departs from Penn Station and no other station. In Philadelphia, Amtrak Pennsylvanian arrives at 30th St Station - 2955 Market St and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Pennsylvanian from Newark to Philadelphia takes 1 hours and 6 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Pennsylvanian trip will get you to Philadelphia in 0 hours and 54 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Pennsylvanian offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $62.23 for a weekend getaway trip to Philadelphia.

Amtrak Pennsylvanian
Amtrak Pennsylvanian
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Loyalty rewards
Power outlet
Snacks
WiFi
Avg. Time
1h 6m
Avg. Price
$54.93

Amtrak Palmetto

Amtrak Palmetto operates, on average, 1 train schedule(s) from Newark to Philadelphia. The average Amtrak Palmetto ticket to Philadelphia costs $54.50. Cheap Amtrak Palmetto tickets to Philadelphia are available on Wanderu starting from $44.00. In Newark, Amtrak Palmetto departs from Penn Station and no other station. In Philadelphia, Amtrak Palmetto arrives at 30th St Station - 2955 Market St and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Palmetto from Newark to Philadelphia takes 1 hours and 16 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Palmetto trip will get you to Philadelphia in 0 hours and 54 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Palmetto offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $58.34 for a weekend getaway trip to Philadelphia.

Amtrak Palmetto
Amtrak Palmetto
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Loyalty rewards
Power outlet
Snacks
WiFi
Avg. Time
1h 16m
Avg. Price
$54.50

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates, on average, 26 train schedule(s) from Newark to Philadelphia. The average Amtrak Northeast Regional ticket to Philadelphia costs $63.19. Cheap Amtrak Northeast Regional tickets to Philadelphia are available on Wanderu starting from $39.00. In Newark, Amtrak Northeast Regional departs from Penn Station and 1 other station. In Philadelphia, Amtrak Northeast Regional arrives at 30th St Station - 2955 Market St and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Northeast Regional from Newark to Philadelphia takes 1 hours and 9 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Northeast Regional trip will get you to Philadelphia in 0 hours and 54 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers 26 trips per day and you could expect to pay $67.02 for a weekend getaway trip to Philadelphia.

Amtrak Northeast Regional
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Loyalty rewards
Power outlet
Snacks
WiFi
Avg. Time
1h 9m
Avg. Price
$63.19

Amtrak Keystone Service

Amtrak Keystone Service operates, on average, 13 train schedule(s) from Newark to Philadelphia. The average Amtrak Keystone Service ticket to Philadelphia costs $52.69. Cheap Amtrak Keystone Service tickets to Philadelphia are available on Wanderu starting from $39.00. In Newark, Amtrak Keystone Service departs from Penn Station and 1 other station. In Philadelphia, Amtrak Keystone Service arrives at 30th St Station - 2955 Market St and 1 other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Keystone Service from Newark to Philadelphia takes 1 hours and 6 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Keystone Service trip will get you to Philadelphia in 0 hours and 54 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Keystone Service offers 6 trips per day and you could expect to pay $53.40 for a weekend getaway trip to Philadelphia.

Amtrak Keystone Service
Amtrak Keystone Service
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Loyalty rewards
Power outlet
Snacks
WiFi
Avg. Time
1h 6m
Avg. Price
$52.69

Amtrak Crescent

Amtrak Crescent operates, on average, 1 train schedule(s) from Newark to Philadelphia. The average Amtrak Crescent ticket to Philadelphia costs $96.00. Cheap Amtrak Crescent tickets to Philadelphia are available on Wanderu starting from $76.00. In Newark, Amtrak Crescent departs from Penn Station and no other station. In Philadelphia, Amtrak Crescent arrives at 30th St Station - 2955 Market St and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Crescent from Newark to Philadelphia takes 1 hours and 11 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Crescent trip will get you to Philadelphia in 0 hours and 54 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Crescent offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $97.38 for a weekend getaway trip to Philadelphia.

Amtrak Crescent
Amtrak Crescent
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Loyalty rewards
Power outlet
Snacks
WiFi
Avg. Time
1h 11m
Avg. Price
$96.00

Amtrak Carolinian

Amtrak Carolinian operates, on average, 1 train schedule(s) from Newark to Philadelphia. The average Amtrak Carolinian ticket to Philadelphia costs $61.75. Cheap Amtrak Carolinian tickets to Philadelphia are available on Wanderu starting from $58.00. In Newark, Amtrak Carolinian departs from Penn Station and no other station. In Philadelphia, Amtrak Carolinian arrives at 30th St Station - 2955 Market St and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Carolinian from Newark to Philadelphia takes 1 hours and 7 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Carolinian trip will get you to Philadelphia in 0 hours and 54 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Carolinian offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $62.74 for a weekend getaway trip to Philadelphia.

Amtrak Carolinian
Amtrak Carolinian
Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Loyalty rewards
Power outlet
Snacks
WiFi
Avg. Time
1h 7m
Avg. Price
$61.75

Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak Acela Express operates, on average, 13 train schedule(s) from Newark to Philadelphia. The average Amtrak Acela Express ticket to Philadelphia costs $129.30. Cheap Amtrak Acela Express tickets to Philadelphia are available on Wanderu starting from $108.00. In Newark, Amtrak Acela Express departs from Penn Station and no other station. In Philadelphia, Amtrak Acela Express arrives at 30th St Station - 2955 Market St and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Acela Express from Newark to Philadelphia takes 0 hours and 57 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Acela Express trip will get you to Philadelphia in 0 hours and 54 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Acela Express offers 6 trips per day and you could expect to pay $124.49 for a weekend getaway trip to Philadelphia.

Amtrak Acela Express
Amtrak Acela Express
Air conditioning
Restroom
Beverage
Extra legroom
Loyalty rewards
Meal
Power outlet
Snacks
WiFi
Avg. Time
0h 57m
Avg. Price
$129.30

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have train departures from Newark. Most train trips to Philadelphia will depart from Penn Station, Newark Intl Airport.
  • Penn Station
  • Newark Intl Airport
Train trips arrive in Philadelphia at 2 stations, depending on which train line you are traveling with. 30th St Station - 2955 Market St, N Phil - 2900 N Broad St are the main train stations in Philadelphia for trips arriving from Newark.
  • 30th St Station - 2955 Market St
  • N Phil - 2900 N Broad St