Cheap train tickets from New York to Salt Lake City

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How much are train tickets from New York to Salt Lake City?

Lowest Price$193.00
Fastest57h 25m
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How do you find cheap train tickets from New York to Salt Lake City?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from New York to Salt Lake City 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 New York to Salt Lake City was $277.14. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 29 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $91.86 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 ride from New York to Salt Lake City?

The distance between New York and Salt Lake City is approximately 1968.78 miles, or 3167.64 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 61 hours and 47 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 57 hours and 25 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from New York to Salt Lake City?

On Monday trains from New York to Salt Lake City 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 New York to Salt Lake City

Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Salt Lake City. One train carrier operates regular service on the New York to Salt Lake City route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between New York to Salt Lake City, usually offering 3 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from New York to Salt Lake City, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from New York to Salt Lake City, which start at $159.00.

One train company connects New York to Salt Lake City

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from New York to Salt Lake City start from $193.00, and on average cost $295.95. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Salt Lake City. Amtrak in New York leaves from Penn Station, And in Salt Lake City trains arrive at 340 S 600 W,

From New York to Salt Lake City train travel on Amtrak takes 61 hours and 48 minutes. If you are looking to get to Salt Lake City faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 57 hours and 25 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $312.87 for a one-way train ticket to Salt Lake City.

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Avg. Time
2d 13h 48m
Avg. Price
$295.95

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart New York on their way to Salt Lake City. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in New York are:
  • Penn Station
There is one train station where trains arrive in Salt Lake City from New York. These are the busiest arriving stations in Salt Lake City:
  • 340 S 600 W