Cheap Newark to Columbia  train tickets

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How much are Newark to Columbia train tickets?

Lowest Price$107.00
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How to find cheap train tickets from Newark to Columbia ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Newark to Columbia 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 Columbia was $160.10. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 12 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $27.00 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 journey from Newark to Columbia ? How far is Newark to Columbia ?

The distance between Newark to Columbia is 598.70 miles or 963.26 km. A train trip from Newark to Columbia typically takes 14 hours and 56 minutes. If you are looking to get to Columbia faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Silver Service. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 14 hours and 16 minutes to get from Newark to Columbia.

Going from Newark to Columbia by train takes over 14 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Saturday trains from Newark to Columbia 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 Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Newark to Columbia

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Columbia. On the route to Columbia 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Newark to Columbia, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Columbia with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Newark to Columbia, which start at $92.00.

Newark to Columbia is served by 2 train carriers

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Newark to Columbia start from $136.00, and on average cost $198.69. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Columbia. Amtrak in Newark leaves from Newark Intl Airport, And in Columbia trains arrive at 850 Pulaski St,

From Newark to Columbia train travel on Amtrak takes 15 hours and 39 minutes. If you are looking to get to Columbia faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 14 hours and 16 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Columbia on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $211.86 for a one-way weekend reservation from Newark.

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Avg. Time
15h 39m
Avg. Price
$198.69

Amtrak Silver Service

Amtrak Silver Service train tickets from Newark to Columbia start from $107.00, and on average cost $159.48. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Silver Service schedules to Columbia. Amtrak Silver Service in Newark leaves from Penn Station, And in Columbia trains arrive at 850 Pulaski St,

From Newark to Columbia train travel on Amtrak Silver Service takes 14 hours and 17 minutes. If you are looking to get to Columbia faster, Amtrak Silver Service offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 14 hours and 16 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Columbia on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Silver Service scheduled trip per day, which will cost $196.22 for a one-way weekend reservation from Newark.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
14h 17m
Avg. Price
$159.48

Plan your next adventure:

There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Columbia that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in Newark serving this route is Newark Intl Airport, Penn Station.
  • Newark Intl Airport
  • Penn Station
There is one train station where trains arrive in Columbia from Newark., The busiest departure station in Newark serving this route is 850 Pulaski St.
  • 850 Pulaski St