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Compare train tickets from Philadelphia to New Carrollton


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How much are train tickets from Philadelphia to New Carrollton?

Lowest Price$15.00
Fastest Train1h 34m
Trains Per Day8
Train Lines2
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train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Philadelphia to New Carrollton
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Based on 2 reviews
Users that traveled with Amtrak Northeast Regional report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
June 11, 2019Couples trip
Easy to book the transport and all went according to plan
Nothing I can think of
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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Philadelphia to New Carrollton 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 Philadelphia to New Carrollton?

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, $35.17 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Philadelphia to New Carrollton. By booking your trip 15 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $28.52 compared to a same-day fare.

How long is the train journey from Philadelphia to New Carrollton?

The distance between Philadelphia and New Carrollton is approximately 114 miles, or 184 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 43 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 34 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 from Philadelphia to New Carrollton are the most crowded on Monday. 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 Sunday 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 Philadelphia at 10:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 8:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from Philadelphia to New Carrollton?

There are 8 scheduled trains on most days. 8 of these are direct connections to New Carrollton. 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 New Carrollton to Philadelphia. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Philadelphia to New Carrollton for $24.00.

What train services are there from Philadelphia to New Carrollton?

2 train services operate from Philadelphia to New Carrollton. Amtrak Northeast Regional usually has more trains scheduled, with 7 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Northeast Regional71h 44m$39.61
Amtrak Vermonter11h 40m$38.47

Where is the train station in Philadelphia?

There is one train station in Philadelphia:

  • 30th St Station - 2955 Market St

Where is the train station in New Carrollton?

New Carrollton has one train station:

  • MARC Station

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