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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Ashland, VA to Newark, NJ?

Lowest Price$41.00
Fastest Train5h 32m
Trains Per Day6
Train Lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Ashland to Newark 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. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep 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.

What is the price of a train ticket from Ashland to Newark?

In the last month, $42.67 was the average price of a train ticket from Ashland, VA to Newark, NJ. This is a great price, especially considering the length of the route. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.

How long is the train journey from Ashland to Newark?

The distance between Ashland and Newark is approximately 271 miles, or 437 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 5 hours and 50 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 5 hours and 32 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 Ashland to Newark are the most crowded on Friday. 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 Monday 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 Ashland at 7:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 6:00pm. 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 Ashland to Newark?

There are 6 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Ashland to Newark.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Newark to Ashland.

Which train should you take from Ashland to Newark?

Amtrak Northeast Regional is the one and only train line which connects Ashland, Virginia to Newark, New Jersey. However, there are 6 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Northeast Regional65h 51m$117.18

Where is the train station in Ashland?

There is one train station in Ashland:

  • 112 N Railroad Ave

Where is the train station in Newark?

Newark receives travelers from Ashland at its two active train stations:

  • Penn Station
  • Newark Intl Airport

Price trends for trains from Ashland to Newark

Monthly average prices

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