Compare train tickets from Trenton to New Brunswick
We partner with all bus & train carriers to find the best fares.
No Wanderu Fees
Without any extra fees, we make it easy to book your tickets.
Best Travel Options
We help you find & compare the best buses & trains in one place.
Trenton-New Brunswick Train Schedule
There are 3 daily trains from Trenton to New Brunswick. Traveling by train from Trenton to New Brunswick usually takes around 21 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak Keystone Service train can make the trip in 19 minutes.
|Distance||24 mi (39 km)|
|Fastest train||0h 19m|
|Trains per day||3|
|Most frequent service||Amtrak Northeast Regional|
What is the price of a train ticket from Trenton to New Brunswick?
In the last month, $13.10 was the average price of a train ticket from Trenton, NJ to New Brunswick, NJ. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 27 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $24.92 more than that for a same-day booking.
Average prices by travel date
Over the next 30 days, the average cost of a one-way train trip from Trenton to New Brunswick will vary between $10 and $29. Planning a train trip to New Brunswick within the upcoming week? The cheapest train ticket you can find from Trenton over the next 7 days is $12. Make sure to book your trip as soon as possible as train fares tend to go up as you get closer to your travel date.
Monthly average prices
If you are trying to decide when to travel from Trenton to New Brunswick by train so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for February. That’s when the average price for a train ticket is expected to be just $16 – the lowest of the year.
Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Trenton to New Brunswick in October, expect to spend more on your train trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to $28 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you have a high chance of scoring a ticket at a lower price.
Prices as travel date approaches
If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 27 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to New Brunswick from Trenton will be about $24.92 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.
Which train should you take from Trenton to New Brunswick?
2 train services operate from Trenton, New Jersey to New Brunswick, New Jersey. Amtrak Northeast Regional usually has more trains scheduled, with 3 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Amtrak Keystone Service||1||0h 19m||$14.55|
|Amtrak Northeast Regional||3||0h 22m||$19.70|
Amtrak Northeast Regional
The Northeast Regional is Amtrak’s passenger rail service that runs between Boston, MA and Virginia Beach, VA, connecting over 50 cities in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States. While the line’s downtown-to-downtown train service makes traveling between the biggest cities in the Northeast convenient and hassle-free, the train’s amenities make the journey comfortable and relaxing as well. Amtrak passengers can enjoy large seats with extra legroom and power outlets, as well as free WiFi and clean bathrooms. With 3 daily train trips from Trenton to New Brunswick, the Northeast Regional is the busiest and most popular among all Amtrak routes.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Trenton to New Brunswick during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
How long is the train journey from Trenton to New Brunswick?
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Trenton to New Brunswick are the most crowded on Saturday. 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 Trenton at 9:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 8:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Is there a direct train from Trenton to New Brunswick?
There are 3 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Trenton to New Brunswick.
You can also take a train for your return trip from New Brunswick to Trenton.
Where is the train station in Trenton?
There is one train station in Trenton.
Where is the train station in New Brunswick?
New Brunswick has one train station.
Need a return trip from New Brunswick to Trenton?Search Train Tickets
Plan your next adventure
More trains from Trenton
Continue by train from New Brunswick
- Train from New Brunswick to Bridgeport
- Train from New Brunswick to Hartford
- New Brunswick to New Haven Train
- Train from New Brunswick to Stamford
- Train from New Brunswick to Washington D.C.
- Train from New Brunswick to Wilmington
- Train from New Brunswick to Chicago
- Train from New Brunswick to Boston
- Train from New Brunswick to Springfield
- Train from New Brunswick to Baltimore
- Train from New Brunswick to Wilmington
- Train from New Brunswick to Newark
- New Brunswick to Trenton Train
- Train from New Brunswick to New York
- Train from New Brunswick to Philadelphia
- New Brunswick to Providence Train
- Train from New Brunswick to Alexandria
- Train from New Brunswick to Richmond
Wanderu is the simplest way to book bus and train travel.
With just a quick search on Wanderu, you can compare bus and train schedules and prices from hundreds of travel companies in one convenient place to find the trip that works best for you. Wanderu’s simple checkout process makes it easy to book cheap bus and train tickets hassle-free and with no additional fees. Most importantly, as Wanderu is an official partner of all leading bus and train companies, we always have the best bus and train deals out there.