The cheapest trains from New York City to Newark, NJ

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Cheapest

$36

Average

$38

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.

The average ticket from New York City to Newark, NJ will cost around $ 38 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 36.

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02:11PMPenn Station0h22 02:33PMNewark Airport Amtrak
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06:25PMPenn Station0h21 06:46PMNewark Airport Amtrak
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07:40PMPenn Station0h22 08:02PMNewark Airport Amtrak
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12:35PMPenn Station0h21 12:56PMNewark Airport Amtrak
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08:10AMPenn Station0h21 08:31AMNewark Airport Amtrak
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$361One-way

Timetable New York City to Newark, NJ

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08:10AMPenn Station0h21 08:31AMNewark Airport Amtrak
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09:35AMPenn Station0h21 09:56AMNewark Airport Amtrak
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12:35PMPenn Station0h21 12:56PMNewark Airport Amtrak
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02:11PMPenn Station0h22 02:33PMNewark Airport Amtrak
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03:35PMPenn Station0h22 03:57PMNewark Airport Amtrak
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06:25PMPenn Station0h21 06:46PMNewark Airport Amtrak
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07:40PMPenn Station0h22 08:02PMNewark Airport Amtrak
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11:15PMPenn Station0h21 11:36PMNewark Airport Amtrak
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$27Amtrak
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$19Amtrak
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$19Amtrak

The fastest trains from New York City to Newark, NJ

Showing times and prices for Sep 29

Fastest Journey

21 m

Average

21 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

14 km

Of the 8 trains that leave New York City for Newark, NJ every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 14 km distance in an average of 21 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 21 m .

The slowest trains will take 22 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
06:25PMPenn Station0h21 06:46PMNewark Airport Amtrak
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$361One-way
Fastest
12:35PMPenn Station0h21 12:56PMNewark Airport Amtrak
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$361One-way
Fastest
08:10AMPenn Station0h21 08:31AMNewark Airport Amtrak
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$361One-way
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09:35AMPenn Station0h21 09:56AMNewark Airport Amtrak
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$511One-way
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11:15PMPenn Station0h21 11:36PMNewark Airport Amtrak
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$361One-way

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Train Information between New York City and Newark, NJ

distanceDistance9 miles (14 km)
durationAverage train duration15 min
priceAverage train ticket price$22 (€18)
changesDirect trainYes

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. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $22 (€18), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $19 (€15).

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.

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FAQs
How much do cheap train tickets from New York City to Newark, NJ cost?
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from New York City to Newark, NJ for the next 7 days starting from $19 (€15)  one way.
What is the cost of a train from New York City to Newark, NJ?
The New York City to Newark, NJ train ticket price is on average $22 (€18)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next week.
How many miles is it from New York City to Newark, NJ by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between New York City and Newark, NJ by train to be approximately 9 miles (14 km).
What is the New York City to Newark, NJ train travel time?
While the time it takes to travel 9 miles (14 km) to Newark, NJ from New York City can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the New York City to Newark, NJ train journey time is on average 15 min.
What are the first and last departure train times from New York City to Newark, NJ?
The earliest train for this journey departs from New York City at 7: 20 AM. The last train leaves from New York City at 9: 05 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from New York City to Newark, NJ and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I book train tickets to Newark, NJ from New York City for the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you book train tickets from New York City to Newark, NJ within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $22 (€18) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from New York City to Newark, NJ a few months in advance.