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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from New York to Las Vegas?

Lowest price$263.00
Fastest train62h 20m
Trains per day4
Train lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from New York to Las Vegas 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.

Can you take a train all the way from New York to Las Vegas?

While the train is the main method of transportation from New York to Las Vegas, it will only take you part of the way there. Please note that part of your trip will be on a different vehicle, most commonly a bus or express shuttle.

What is the price of a train ticket from New York to Las Vegas?

In the last month, $297.56 was the average price of a train ticket from New York, NY to Las Vegas, NV. Given how far apart New York and Las Vegas are from each other, there's no getting around the fact that most train tickets are on the pricier side. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 26 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $172.72 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from New York to Las Vegas?

The distance between New York and Las Vegas is approximately 2228 miles, or 3585 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 69 hours and 17 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 62 hours and 20 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from New York to Las Vegas 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 Monday 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 New York at 6:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 3:00pm. 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 New York to Las Vegas?

There are 4 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Las Vegas to New York. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from New York to Las Vegas for $184.00.

Which train should you take from New York to Las Vegas?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects New York, New York to Las Vegas, Nevada. However, there are 4 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak42d 21h 18m$333.06

Amtrak train tickets from New York to Las Vegas start from $263, and on average cost $333. Daily there are 4 Amtrak schedules to Las Vegas. Amtrak in New York leaves from Penn Station, And in Las Vegas trains arrive at RTC South Strip Transit Terminal and 2 other train stations. From New York to Las Vegas train travel on Amtrak takes 69 hours and 18 minutes. If you are looking to get to Las Vegas faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 62 hours and 20 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 8 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $342 for a one-way train ticket to Las Vegas.

Price trends for trains from New York to Las Vegas

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