New York City to Newark, NJ train

Cheap train tickets from New York City to Newark, NJ

Showing times and prices for Jun 30

Cheapest

14

Average

41

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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11:35AMPenn Station0h16 11:51AMNewark Penn Station
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141One-way
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04:03PMPenn Station0h15 04:18PMNewark Penn Station
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141One-way
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07:05AMPenn Station0h15 07:20AMNewark Penn Station
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141One-way
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12:54PMPenn Station0h15 01:09PMNewark Penn Station
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141One-way
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07:17AMPenn Station0h15 07:32AMNewark Penn Station
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141One-way

Train schedule from New York City to Newark, NJ

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, June 30
06:00AMPenn Station0h13 06:13AMNewark Penn Station
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07:05AMPenn Station0h15 07:20AMNewark Penn Station
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07:17AMPenn Station0h15 07:32AMNewark Penn Station
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07:25AMPenn Station0h15 07:40AMNewark Penn Station
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08:10AMPenn Station0h17 08:27AMNewark Penn Station
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08:10AMPenn Station0h22 08:32AMNewark Airport Amtrak
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09:00AMPenn Station0h13 09:13AMNewark Penn Station
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09:30AMPenn Station0h16 09:46AMNewark Penn Station
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09:35AMPenn Station0h16 09:51AMNewark Penn Station
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09:35AMPenn Station0h21 09:56AMNewark Airport Amtrak
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10:35AMPenn Station0h16 10:51AMNewark Penn Station
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11:00AMPenn Station0h13 11:13AMNewark Penn Station
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11:02AMPenn Station0h16 11:18AMNewark Penn Station
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11:35AMPenn Station0h16 11:51AMNewark Penn Station
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12:05PMPenn Station0h15 12:20PMNewark Penn Station
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12:35PMPenn Station0h16 12:51PMNewark Penn Station
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12:35PMPenn Station0h21 12:56PMNewark Airport Amtrak
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12:54PMPenn Station0h15 01:09PMNewark Penn Station
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01:00PMPenn Station0h13 01:13PMNewark Penn Station
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02:00PMPenn Station0h13 02:13PMNewark Penn Station
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02:02PMPenn Station0h16 02:18PMNewark Penn Station
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02:11PMPenn Station0h22 02:33PMNewark Airport Amtrak
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02:15PMPenn Station0h17 02:32PMNewark Penn Station
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02:44PMPenn Station0h21 03:05PMNewark Airport Amtrak
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03:00PMPenn Station0h13 03:13PMNewark Penn Station
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03:05PMPenn Station0h17 03:22PMNewark Penn Station
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03:35PMPenn Station0h22 03:57PMNewark Airport Amtrak
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03:35PMPenn Station0h16 03:51PMNewark Penn Station
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04:03PMPenn Station0h15 04:18PMNewark Penn Station
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04:25PMPenn Station0h14 04:39PMNewark Penn Station
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05:10PMPenn Station0h15 05:25PMNewark Penn Station
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05:27PMPenn Station0h15 05:42PMNewark Penn Station
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06:00PMPenn Station0h13 06:13PMNewark Penn Station
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06:25PMPenn Station0h15 06:40PMNewark Penn Station
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06:25PMPenn Station0h21 06:46PMNewark Airport Amtrak
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06:45PMPenn Station0h17 07:02PMNewark Penn Station
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08:13PMPenn Station0h13 08:26PMNewark Penn Station
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11:15PMPenn Station0h21 11:36PMNewark Airport Amtrak
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11:15PMPenn Station0h16 11:31PMNewark Penn Station
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Fastest train times from New York City to Newark, NJ

Showing times and prices for Jun 30

Fastest Journey

13 m

Average

16 m

Trains per day

39

Distance

14 km

Of the 39 trains that leave New York City for Newark, NJ every day 39 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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03:00PMPenn Station0h13 03:13PMNewark Penn Station
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461One-way
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02:00PMPenn Station0h13 02:13PMNewark Penn Station
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391One-way
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06:00PMPenn Station0h13 06:13PMNewark Penn Station
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771One-way
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06:00AMPenn Station0h13 06:13AMNewark Penn Station
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391One-way
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09:00AMPenn Station0h13 09:13AMNewark Penn Station
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461One-way

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Overview: Train from New York City to Newark, NJ

distanceDistance9 miles (14 km)
durationAverage train duration15 min
priceAverage train ticket price$16 (€14)
frequencyTrain frequency162 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 162 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersAmtrak or Amtrak

Trains from New York City to Newark, NJ cover the 9 miles (14 km) long journey taking on average 15 min with our travel partners like Amtrak or Amtrak. Normally, there are 162 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $16 (€14), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $16 (€14).

Train companies: Amtrak and Amtrak Acela from New York City to Newark, NJ trains

Amtrak and Amtrak Acela trains will get you to Newark, NJ from New York City from $16 (€14). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Amtrak
Amtrak Acela

Amtrak is the main train company in the United States operating medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 US states as well as in 3 Canadian provinces. There are over 300 Amtrak trains running daily. With Amtrak you can travel by train across the country and explore destinations near and far with routes such as the Northeast Regional connecting cities in the East Coast, the Coast Starlight connecting destinations up and down the West Coast, the Empire Builder connecting Chicago and Midwestern cities to the Northwest, and many more. Amtrak offers different class options suiting any budget, from Coach Class to Business Class, First Class, and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. There are several different ticket types including Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium for you to book for your next train journey to Newark, NJ from New York City.

Train information from New York City to Newark, NJ with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 15 min
  • Average Price: $16
  • Amtrak frequency: 9 a day

Acela is the flagship high-speed train service from Amtrak, the main train provider in the United States. Acela high-speed trains operate services along the Northeast Corridor, connecting popular destinations like Washington, D. C. Baltimore, Philadelphia, NYC, Providence, and Boston, just to name a few. Amtrak Acela trains are the fastest in the U. S. Reaching speeds up to 150 mph (250 km/h). Known for their superior comfort, Acela trains have spacious and comfortable seats with more legroom than Amtrak’s Coach Class seats. You can choose between booking a Business Class or First Class seat on an Acela train from New York City to Newark, NJ. In both classes amenities include seat reservations, free Wi-Fi, power outlets, adjustable lighting at every seat, conference tables and large tray tables. Passengers can also purchase food and drinks on the train at Café Acela.

New York City to Newark, NJ train information with Amtrak Acela:

  • Average Duration: 13 min
  • Amtrak Acela frequency: 6 a day

Trains from New York to Newark, NJ

With over 50 schedules in a day, passengers can book train rides from early morning to late evening for their train trip from New York to Newark. Amtrak operates the train trips, covering the nine mile distance between the cities. It can take between 12 and 16 minutes to travel from New York to Newark, NJ.

Which train companies travel from New York to Newark?

Trains from New York to Newark are operated by Amtrak and its subsidiaries on a daily basis. The trains depart from Penn Station in New York and arrive at Newark Penn Station.

How long is the train ride from New York to Newark?

Newark is nine miles (14 kilometers) from New York. Traveling from Newark to New York by train will take an average of 16 minutes. The fastest train from New York to Newark takes about 12 minutes to between the cities. Penn Station in New York and Newark Penn station connect the two as the departure and arrival stations, respectively.

How many trains are there from New York to Newark?

Amtrak provides over fifty train rides from New York and Newark on a daily basis. This brings a total of over 300 trips on this route every week. The first train leaves New York at 3:00 a.m. while the last train leaves at 11:00 p.m. Therefore, passengers have a variety of options as they can book a train from New York to Newark at virtually any time of the day or evening. When it comes to days of the week, Thursdays are the busiest when traveling on this route. If passengers want to avoid congestion, they can travel on Sundays as they not as busy.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from New York to Newark?

Departure station: Penn Station in New York is the central railway station in the city. The station serves over 600,000 people every day. It began operating in 1910, developing into one of the busiest rail stations in the world. Amtrak owns Penn station. The station has restaurants, free WiFi, ClubAcela, payphones, restrooms and waiting rooms. Parking spaces are provided on a 24-hour basis at a fee. As a modern train station, Penn Station inclusive to those with limited mobility who can access the ticket sales office, restrooms and waiting rooms. These areas are wheelchair accessible and staff at the station can provide further assistance when called upon.

Arrival station: Trains from New York to Newark arrive at Newark Penn Station. The station holds the seventh position as the busiest train station in North America. It was built in 1935, then rebuilt in 2007. The station serves around 650,000 passengers on a daily basis and sits about half a mile (0.8 kilometers) from the city center. Known as a hub for transport, Newark Penn Station is well connected to the city center through other transit mediums such as buses. A bus ride to the city center takes around one to two minutes. Passengers can access services such as Quik-Trak kiosks, payphones, vending machines and restrooms in Newark Penn Station. They can also grab something to eat at readily available restaurants and food outlets. Luggage storage services are available, along with ATMs, parking, including accessible parking spaces. The train station's ticket sales office, elevators, restrooms and waiting rooms are also wheelchair accessible.

Travel Tips: Trains from New York City to Newark, NJ

Travel by train to Newark, NJ easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from New York City to Newark, NJ.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap New York City to Newark, NJ trains for as little as $16 (€14)  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the New York City to Newark, NJ train to cost on average $16 (€14)  one way.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from New York City to Newark, NJ by train to be approximately 9 miles (14 km).
The New York City to Newark, NJ train duration is on average 15 min, which is to be expected when traveling 9 miles (14 km) from New York City to Newark, NJ. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
For the best New York City to Newark, NJ train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Amtrak or Amtrak. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from New York City to Newark, NJ to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, there are 162 direct trains between New York City and Newark, NJ per day with Amtrak or Amtrak  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you purchase your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
The average number of trains departing New York City for Newark, NJ is 162 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first New York City to Newark, NJ train departs at 6: 53 AM   and the last train from New York City to Newark, NJ leaves at 11: 01 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from New York City to Newark, NJ on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
If you book the New York City to Newark, NJ train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $16 (€14). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Newark, NJ from New York City. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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