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Trip Summary

There are 14 daily trains from New York to Paoli. Traveling by train from New York to Paoli usually takes around 3 hours and 3 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak Keystone Service train can make the trip in one hour and 52 minutes.

Distance91 mi (146 km)
Fastest train1h 52m
Lowest price$50.00
Trains per day9
Most frequent serviceAmtrak
Train lines3

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from New York to Paoli

(Based on 5 ratings and reviews)




June 23, 2022- Vacation


Every train on time

Every train on time



September 8, 2021- Visiting family

Amtrak Keystone Service

Pros: Riding the train meant we didn’t have to drive! Cons: Better directions should be given In the station in NYC. We had difficulty finding the correct track.

Pros: Riding the train meant we didn’t have to drive! Cons: Better directions should be given In the station in NYC. We had difficulty finding the correct track.



May 26, 2021- Solo travel

Amtrak Keystone Service

Pros: fast clean. Cons: nothing. Tips: enjoy.

Pros: fast clean. Cons: nothing. Tips: enjoy.


Carmen Y

September 27, 2019- Visiting family

Amtrak Keystone Service

Pros: It was very easy to navigate around. Cons: N/A. Tips: Look for info for what is around.

Pros: It was very easy to navigate around. Cons: N/A. Tips: Look for info for what is around.

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

In the last month, $58.73 was the average price of a train ticket from New York to Paoli. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 24 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $40.74 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 New York to Paoli will vary between $57 and $83. Planning a train trip to Paoli within the upcoming week? The cheapest train ticket you can find from New York over the next 7 days is $60. 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 New York to Paoli by train so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for January. That’s when the average price for a train ticket is expected to be just $56 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from New York to Paoli in December, expect to spend more on your train trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to $72 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 24 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to Paoli from New York will be about $40.74 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.

Which train should you take from New York to Paoli?

There are 3 train lines with service from New York to Paoli. Amtrak is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 6 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak64h 45m$83.15
Amtrak Keystone Service72h 4m$65.30
Amtrak Pennsylvanian12h 19m$75.14
  • Amtrak


    Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey. On average, there are 6 Amtrak trains from New York to Paoli every day, as well as 20 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from $50.

  • Amtrak Keystone Service

    Amtrak Keystone Service

    The Keystone Service is a daily train service that Amtrak operates from New York City to Harrisburg, PA. The route is notable for its high-speed rail portions, where the train can reach up to 125 mph. This speed means the trip from New York to Paoli takes just 2 hours and 4 minutes on the Keystone Service. The train’s amenities include free WiFi, onboard restrooms, power outlets, and a Quiet Car for those who prefer to sleep, work, or study in a quieter atmosphere. Tickets on this route usually cost , but if you book in advance, you may be able to score a $50 ticket.

  • Amtrak Pennsylvanian

    Amtrak Pennsylvanian

    The Amtrak Pennsylvanian runs daily between New York City and Pittsburgh, passing through cities such as Philadelphia and Harrisburg. The trains feature basic amenities such as a cafe car and free onboard WiFi and offer checked baggage service. A trip from New York to Paoli takes about 2 hours and 19 minutes on the Pennsylvanian.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from New York to Paoli 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.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the train or in stations.

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 Paoli?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from New York to Paoli. However, there are also some trips on this route that require you to board another vehicle, such as a bus or a shuttle, during your journey. This is worth paying attention to as you book your trip, since a direct train may be preferable for its speed and convenience.

How long is the train journey from New York to Paoli?

The distance between New York and Paoli is approximately 91 miles, or 146 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 3 hours and 3 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 52 minutes. As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains departing from New York to Paoli tend to have the most passengers on Monday. With higher demand ticket prices also tend to be higher on Monday. If you are trying to snag a cheap train tickets or just want an emptier train you'll have better luck by booking travel departing on Friday as the least number of people tend to travel then.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs New York at 3:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 7:00pm. 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 Paoli?

There are 14 scheduled trains on most days. 9 of these are direct connections to Paoli. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Paoli to New York.

City Information

New York


New York is one of the most exciting cities in the world for a reason – it offers numerous opportunities for a great time to visitors of all ages and interests. For the culturally inclined travelers, the city boasts a unique collection of world-famous museums, as well as the chance to see the best plays and musicals that Broadway has to offer, or check out the latest production at the Metropolitan Opera. If sightseeing is your cardio, NYC is the place to be – just by walking around town, you can visit such iconic landmarks like the Empire State Building, the Brooklyn Bridge, and Times Square.

NYC’s five boroughs feature more than 1,700 parks, including the gorgeous Central Park, making it one of the best cities for outdoor activities in the country. As for the nightlife, there’s no argument that New York City is the biggest party hub in the U.S.

With three major bus and train stations in Manhattan alone – Port Authority, Grand Central & Penn Station – and three nearby airports, NYC is one of the predominant travel hubs in the world. If you are ever looking to get out of town, NYC is centrally connected throughout the state and region, you can easily hop on a train to Albany to go explore upstate New York.

Station Information

Where is the train station in New York?

New York, NY - Penn Station - NYCPEN-0

Main departure station: Penn Station

Pennsylvania Station, or just Penn Station, is the main train station in New York City. All Amtrak trains to and from NYC use Penn Station as their only train stop in Manhattan. Penn Station offers easy connections to various other types of transportation, including commuter rail (the Long Island Rail Road and the NJ Transit both operate out of Penn Station), airport transit, and six lines of the NYC Subway, making it the busiest train station in the Western Hemisphere. Located in the heart of Manhattan, right by the world-famous Madison Square Garden, Penn Station is close to various points of interest such as Times Square and the Empire State Building, as well as many restaurants and retail stores.

All train stations in New York:

  • Penn Station

  • 4 Veterans Plz and 1 Croton Pt Ave

  • Albany-Rensselaer Train Station

  • 41 Main St

  • Amtrak Metro-North Station - 5 Buena Vista Ave

  • Union Station

  • Amtrak/Metro North Station

  • 525 Water St

  • Union Station - 1 Union Pl

  • S Main St at Stanton Rd

  • 69 S Front St

  • Metro-North Station - 1 Railroad Plz

  • 455 Rhinecliff Rd

  • 41 Central St

  • Union Station Transportation Center

Where is the train station in Paoli?

Main arrival station: 13 Lancaster Ave

Paoli has one train station.

All train stations in Paoli:

  • 13 Lancaster Ave

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