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New York to Oakland train - cost & duration

Cheapest price$232.00
Shortest Duration77h 0m
Trips per day7
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How to book cheap New York to Oakland train tickets?

The best way to get deals on train tickets from New York to Oakland is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from New York to Oakland were $299.94. By booking 28 days out, tickets are on average $223.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by train from New York to Oakland?

The busiest time of the week for travel from New York to Oakland by train is at 10:00 AM on Tuesday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 9:00 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.

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include one station that has train departures from New York. Most train trips to Oakland will depart from Penn Station.
  • Penn Station
Train trips arrive in Oakland at 2 stations, depending on which train line you are traveling with. 245 Second St, Across San Leandro Blvd from BART station - 700 73rd Ave are the main train stations in Oakland for trips arriving from New York.
  • 245 Second St
  • Across San Leandro Blvd from BART station - 700 73rd Ave