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Newport News - Woodbridge Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

2 trains operate daily from Newport News to Woodbridge. The train trip from Newport News to Woodbridge is usually about 4 hours and 7 minutes long. However, traveling on the fastest Amtrak train can get you there in as little as 3 hours and 22 minutes.

Distance117 mi (188 km)
Fastest train3h 22m
Lowest price$29.00
Trains per day1
Most frequent serviceAmtrak
Train lines2

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Average score for trains from Newport News to Woodbridge

(Based on 3 ratings and reviews)

5.0

5.0

Doris

May 9, 2024- Visiting family

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Pros: I did not have to drive! Quick and easy, did not have to get off the train until I reached my destination! Cons: Signage on train indicated next stop. Could be merged into sigh indicating where the restrooms are. Would be an additional measure for less confusion for upcoming stops. The conductor was very nice, but soft spoken. As a Senior, I could barely hear him. Even when he was walking through the train announcing. He did speak louder once I brought it to his attention. Tips: Be aware of others on the train when boarding and off boarding. Common courtesy goes a long way.

5.0

Michael

October 13, 2023- Visiting friends

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Pros: Based on my outbound trip to Newport News on 10/10/23, when I tried to bid to upgrade to business class on my return trip, which I unfortunately didn’t win, I was glad to experience travelling on coach on my return trip to Woodbridge. Because I boarded from Newport News, I was able to get the perfect seat, closer to the Cafe Car and away from the restrooms. The seat was just as comfortable and I got to meet some very nice people. And again, Sammy the Conductor, assisted me with my luggage and informed me ahead of time that my stop was upcoming. I told him maybe he’ll see me again next year when I make another trip. Cons: Nothing new to report. Tips: Nothing new to report.

5.0

Donald

July 23, 2021- Visiting family

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Pros: Convenient and affordable. I understand as prices on everything is on the rise this trip truly was in my budget and removed the traffic concerns in Northern Virginia. Cons: Nothing readily comes to mind. Tips: Book early.

What is the price of a train ticket from Newport News to Woodbridge?

The average price for a train ticket from Newport News to Woodbridge is $44.13, Compared to most train fares, this is an excellent price. By booking your trip at least 29 days in advance, you increase your chances of scoring even cheaper tickets. But if you wait until the day of your trip to book tickets, expect to pay $38.90 more.

Average prices by travel date

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For the next 30 days, the cost of a one-way train trip from Newport News to Woodbridge will range from $39 to $65. If you're planning to travel by train to Woodbridge in the upcoming week, the cheapest train ticket from Newport News you can find in the next 7 days is $41. Be sure to book your trip in advance as train ticket prices typically increase as your travel date approaches.

Monthly avg. prices

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Ticket prices for the train from Newport News to Woodbridge often fluctuate based on the time of year. For the best prices on this route, book in August when the average ticket price is only $27. If you're thinking of traveling from Newport News to Woodbridge during December, keep in mind that train ticket prices may be higher than usual, with an average price of $78 during this time of year. The best way to score a cheap deal, even in December, is to book your trip well in advance.

Prices as travel date approaches

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By booking your train trip from Newport News to Woodbridge on Wanderu at least 29 days ahead of time, you can save about $38.90 on your ticket. Waiting until the last minute means missing out on these savings!

Which train should you take from Newport News to Woodbridge?

2 train services operate from Newport News to Woodbridge. However, each train line only offers one daily trip.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak14h 30m$59.55
Amtrak Northeast Regional13h 24m$46.16
  • Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey. On average, there are 1 Amtrak trains from Newport News to Woodbridge every day, as well as 2 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from $29.

  • The Northeast Regional is Amtrak’s passenger rail service that runs between Boston, MA and Virginia Beach, VA, connecting over 50 cities in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions of the United States. While the line’s downtown-to-downtown train service makes traveling between the biggest cities in the Northeast convenient and hassle-free, the train’s amenities make the journey comfortable and relaxing as well. Amtrak passengers can enjoy large seats with extra legroom and power outlets, as well as free WiFi and clean bathrooms. With 1 daily train trips from Newport News to Woodbridge, the Northeast Regional is the busiest and most popular among all Amtrak routes.

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Newport News to Woodbridge. However, there are also some trips on this route that require you to board another vehicle, such as a bus or a shuttle, during your journey. This is worth paying attention to as you book your trip, since a direct train may be preferable for its speed and convenience.

The distance between Newport News and Woodbridge is approximately 117 miles, or 188 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 7 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 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.

Trains from Newport News to Woodbridge are the most crowded on Tuesday. 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 Saturday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

The earliest train departs Newport News at 5:00am 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.

Trains leave the station in Newport News twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. One of these is a direct train, which will typically get you to Woodbridge faster. While it might still have stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains during your trip.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Woodbridge to Newport News.

City Information

Newport News

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Newport News is where you need to be if you want to see how ships, culture, history, and the great outdoors can merge into one incredible adventure. The most popular activities around here include bird watching, camping, boating, and of course, fishing. In this part of Virginia, you can choose between saltwater and freshwater fishing, thanks to the city's three marinas and seven boat ramps.

Among the most famous local historical and cultural destinations, you will find the Endview Plantation, James A. Fields House, and the Historic Hilton Village. Some of the most popular art and culture destinations include the Downing-Gross Cultural Arts Center, Ferguson Center for the Arts, and Peninsula Fine Arts Center.

For a taste of Newport News' finest wines, craft beers and distilled spirits, head over to Toast the Coast. That's where you get to experience what the best breweries, distilleries, and wineries from New Kent to Virginia Beach have to offer.

Newport News is served by Williamsburg International Airport. The city's bus services are operated by Wanda Coach and Greyhound. Then, of course, there's also the Amtrak train service that takes you in and out of Newport News and into the Williamsburg Station.

Woodbridge

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Just 20 miles south of Washington DC, Woodbridge is located in Prince William County, Virginia. The city is a popular spot to stay when visiting the many Virginia state parks in the area, such as Leesylvania State Park on the Potomac River. The park is idyllic for swimming, hiking, or boating on sunny days. Head to the (free!) Occoquan Bay Wildlife Refuge to see some local bird species along its four miles of trails.

Potomac Mills is the area's major shopping outlet for some retail therapy. But, obviously, it also houses a number of excellent local restaurants and cafes, and you can also find some local eateries while exploring Potomac Town Center, including locally popular authentic African cuisine and Indian restaurants.

Prince William Parkway directly links Woodbridge to the I-95, so you can start many cross-country routes from this area. Amtrak Northeast Regional trains and local VRE trains connect to Washington, D.C., and beyond. SprinterBus services that stop in Woodbridge connect to New York.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Newport News?

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Main departure station: 9304 Warwick Blvd

The Amtrak train station in Newport News is a low, white-brick building at 9304 Warwick Blvd. This is adjacent to Highway 60, near Huntington Park and the Plaza at Newmarket. Amtrak's Northeast Regional trains and Thruway buses stop at the station in Newport News. The station has a waiting room with restrooms and vending machines, but there are not many amenities in the immediate area surrounding the station.

All train stations in Newport News:

  • 9304 Warwick Blvd

Where is the train station in Woodbridge?

Main arrival station: 1040 Express Way

Woodbridge has one train station.

All train stations in Woodbridge:

  • 1040 Express Way

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