Cheap train tickets from Columbia to Newark

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How much are train tickets from Columbia to Newark?

Lowest Price$107.00
Fastest14h 22m
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Columbia to Newark?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Columbia to Newark 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 Columbia to Newark was $152.40. 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 $108.85 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 Columbia to Newark?

The distance between Columbia and Newark is approximately 598.70 miles, or 963.26 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 15 hours and 17 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 14 hours and 22 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 Columbia to Newark?

On Thursday trains from Columbia to Newark 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 Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Columbia to Newark

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Newark. On the route to Newark 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Columbia to Newark, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Newark with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

Here are the 2 train companies that operate from Columbia to Newark

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Columbia to Newark start from $134.00, and on average cost $228.32. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Newark. Amtrak in Columbia leaves from 850 Pulaski St, And in Newark trains arrive at Newark Intl Airport and one other train station.

From Columbia to Newark train travel on Amtrak takes 16 hours and 13 minutes. If you are looking to get to Newark faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 14 hours and 22 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Newark on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $246.78 for a one-way weekend reservation from Columbia.

Restroom
WiFi
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Extra legroom
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Avg. Time
16h 13m
Avg. Price
$228.32

Amtrak Silver Service

Amtrak Silver Service train tickets from Columbia to Newark start from $107.00, and on average cost $139.17. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Silver Service schedules to Newark. Amtrak Silver Service in Columbia leaves from 850 Pulaski St, And in Newark trains arrive at Penn Station,

From Columbia to Newark train travel on Amtrak Silver Service takes 14 hours and 23 minutes. If you are looking to get to Newark faster, Amtrak Silver Service offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 14 hours and 22 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Newark on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Silver Service scheduled trip per day, which will cost $151.14 for a one-way weekend reservation from Columbia.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
14h 23m
Avg. Price
$139.17

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Columbia on their way to Newark. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Columbia are:
  • 850 Pulaski St
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Newark. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving stations in Newark:
  • Penn Station
  • Newark Intl Airport