Newark, NJ to New Brunswick, NJ train

Cheap train tickets from Newark, NJ to New Brunswick, NJ

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10:19AMNewark, NJ0h21 10:40AMNew Brunswick, NJ
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431One-way

Train schedule from Newark, NJ to New Brunswick, NJ

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Fastest train times from Newark, NJ to New Brunswick, NJ

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Fastest Journey

21 m

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21 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

36 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Newark, NJ for New Brunswick, NJ every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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10:19AMNewark, NJ0h21 10:40AMNew Brunswick, NJ
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431One-way

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Overview: Train from Newark, NJ to New Brunswick, NJ

distanceDistance22 miles (36 km)
durationAverage train duration21 min
priceAverage train ticket price$16 (€15)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Newark, NJ to New Brunswick, NJ cover the 22 miles (36 km) long route taking on average 21 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $16 (€15), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $16 (€15).

Train companies: Amtrak from Newark, NJ to New Brunswick, NJ trains

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Amtrak

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 New Brunswick, NJ from Newark, NJ.

Newark, NJ to New Brunswick, NJ train information with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 24 min
  • Average Price: $16
  • Amtrak frequency: 1 a day

Trains from Newark to New Brunswick

New Brunswick is a city in the state of New Jersey situated on the southern bank of the Raritan River, 27 miles (43 kilometers) southwest of Manhattan. It is the home of Rutgers University and the Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers Geology Museum, and Rutgers Gardens. Trains traveling from Newark to New Brunswick arrive at New Brunswick station. The two cities are 22 miles apart, and the fastest train from Newark to New Brunswick takes just 21 minutes. All other train rides take less than 1 hour. Amtrak offers around 24 schedules every week. Four trains are available every weekday in the morning, afternoon, and evening. Amtrak provides just two connections on Saturdays and Sundays. Wednesday is the busiest day of the week, and passengers boarding trains on this day are advised to buy their tickets well in advance since they can quickly sell out. Travelers who want to avoid overcrowded trains should consider booking a train from Newark to New Brunswick on a Sunday.

Which train companies travel from Newark to New Brunswick?

Amtrak provides trains from Newark to New Brunswick daily. The trains are all direct and depart from Newark Penn Station and arrive at New Brunswick station.

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

New Brunswick is 22 miles from Newark. All trains departing from Newark Penn Station arrive at New Brunswick station in less than an hour because of the direct connections. The fastest train from Newark to New Brunswick takes 21 minutes.

How many trains are there from Newark to New Brunswick?

Amtrak operates around 24 trains from Newark to New Brunswick every week. It offers four train connections every weekday and two scheduled on Saturdays and Sundays. All the trains travel direct, and passengers don't have to switch trains along the journey. The first train from Newark to New Brunswick leaves Newark Penn Station at 5:31 a.m. while the last train departs at 10:22 p.m. Passengers who want to avoid overcrowded trains should consider traveling on Sunday since it is the least busy day of the week. They can also get their hands on great ticket deals on this day. The busiest day of the week is Wednesday. Passengers boarding trains on this day should book their trains well in advance because they can quickly sell out.

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

Departure station: Newark Penn Station is located 0.6 miles (1 kilometer) from Newark city center. More than 650,000 passengers pass through the station every year, making it the seventh busiest railway station in North America. Many bus and rail carriers serve the Intermodal station. A bus traveling to or from the city center takes just one minute. Travelers can also walk to or from the station in only nine minutes. Amenities in Newark Penn Station include payphones, ATM services, vending machines, and Quik-Trak kiosks. Bag storage is available, and the station staff members are always ready to offer assistance whenever needed. Passengers who need help with their ticketing or checking luggage should arrive at the train station 45 minutes before the train's departure time. Those who don't require assistance in this regard can arrive 30 minutes before the departure time. Persons with limited mobility can easily access the ticket office, waiting room and restrooms. Wheelchairs are also present and can be provided upon request. The disabled can also access dedicated parking spaces.

Arrival station: New Brunswick station serves Amtrak along the Northeast Corridor. The railroad station receives over 7,000 passengers every year and is situated near Rutgers University's College Avenue Campus where the Easton Avenue and the French and Albany streets intersect. Many bus connections serve the station, and a bus ride to and from the city center takes approximately 24 minutes. Amenities in the station include a ticket sales office, vending machines, restrooms, parking, and elevators. Bike racks and lockers are also available. Passengers who need assistance with their luggage or ticketing are advised to arrive at the station 45 minutes before the official departure time. Other travelers who don't require help should arrive 30 minutes prior to the train ride. The restrooms, platform, and ticket office are accessible to people with limited mobility. The platform is raised to the level of the train to ensure easy loading of disabled passengers onto the train.

Travel Tips: Trains from Newark, NJ to New Brunswick, NJ

Travel by train to New Brunswick, 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 Newark, NJ to New Brunswick, NJ.
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Train tickets from Newark, NJ to New Brunswick, NJ for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $16 (€15)  one way in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $16 (€15)  for a train ticket to New Brunswick, NJ from Newark, NJ.
You should expect to travel around 22 miles (36 km)  from Newark, NJ to New Brunswick, NJ by train.
The train time to New Brunswick, NJ from Newark, NJ is on average 21 min  for the 22 miles (36 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Newark, NJ to New Brunswick, NJ by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
When taking a train from Newark, NJ to New Brunswick, NJ, you can count on Amtrak for the best way to get you to New Brunswick, NJ. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Newark, NJ to New Brunswick, NJ and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
The earliest train departing from Newark, NJ to New Brunswick, NJ leaves at 9: 31 AM. The last train departing from Newark, NJ to New Brunswick, NJ leaves at 4: 57 PM. You can find the latest Newark, NJ to New Brunswick, NJ train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
If you buy a train ticket from Newark, NJ to New Brunswick, NJ within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $16 (€15) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Newark, NJ to New Brunswick, NJ are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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