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How much are train tickets from Fredericksburg to Newark?

Lowest Price$41.00
Fastest Train4h 46m
Trains Per Day6
Train Lines3
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Price trends for trains from Fredericksburg to Newark

Average prices by travel date

$75$50$25AugAug

Monthly average prices

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Prices as travel date approaches

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Fredericksburg 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 Fredericksburg to Newark?

In the last month, $49.42 was the average price of a train ticket from Fredericksburg, VA to Newark, NJ. This is a great price, especially considering the length of the route. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 19 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $86.83 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Fredericksburg to Newark?

The distance between Fredericksburg and Newark is approximately 243 miles, or 391 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 5 hours and 12 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 46 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 Fredericksburg to Newark 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 Wednesday 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 Fredericksburg at 8:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 3:00pm. 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 Fredericksburg to Newark?

There are 6 scheduled trains on most days. 5 of these are direct connections to Newark. 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 Newark to Fredericksburg. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Fredericksburg to Newark for $39.00.

Which train should you take from Fredericksburg to Newark?

There are 3 train lines with service from Fredericksburg, Virginia to Newark, New Jersey. Amtrak Northeast Regional is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 4 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak16h 7m$59.17
Amtrak Carolinian15h 5m$53.77
Amtrak Northeast Regional45h 2m$69.42

Where is the train station in Fredericksburg?

There is one train station in Fredericksburg:

  • 200 Lafayette Blvd

Where is the train station in Newark?

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

  • Penn Station
  • Newark Intl Airport

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