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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from New York to Roanoke?

Lowest Price$58.00
Fastest Train8h 43m
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New York-Roanoke Train Schedule

Price trends for trains from New York to Roanoke

Average prices by travel date

$120$80$40JunJul

Monthly average prices

$150$120$90$60$30ASONDJFMAMJJ

Prices as travel date approaches

$150$120$90$60$303020100

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from New York to Roanoke right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How do you find cheap train tickets from New York to Roanoke?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, $62.70 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from New York to Roanoke. By booking your trip 21 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $45.04 compared to a same-day fare.

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

The distance between New York and Roanoke is approximately 398 miles, or 640 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 9 hours and 10 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 8 hours and 43 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 Roanoke are the most crowded on Sunday. 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 Friday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves New York at 12:00pm and arrives in Roanoke around 8 hours later.

How many trains per day run from New York to Roanoke?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Roanoke with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Roanoke to New York. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from New York to Roanoke for $60.00.

What train services are there from New York to Roanoke?

Amtrak Northeast Regional is the one and only train line which connects New York to Roanoke. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Northeast Regional19h 10m$72.41

Where is the train station in New York?

There is one train station in New York:

  • Penn Station

Where is the train station in Roanoke?

Roanoke has one train station:

  • 55 Norfolk Ave SW

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