Cheap train tickets from Raleigh to New York City

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Cheapest

$121

Average

$121

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 Raleigh to New York City will cost around $ 121 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 121.

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10:13AMRaleigh Union Station10h22 08:35PMPenn Station
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$1211One-way

Train schedule from Raleigh to New York City

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10:13AMRaleigh Union Station10h22 08:35PMPenn Station
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Mon
Jan 17
$121Amtrak
$125Greyhound
$161Republic Airlines
Tue
Jan 18
$95Amtrak
$77Greyhound
$79American Airlines
Wed
Jan 19
$95Amtrak
$72Greyhound
$84United
Thu
Jan 20
$121Amtrak
$94Greyhound
$129gojet airlines
Fri
Jan 21
$95Amtrak
$72Greyhound
$90American Airlines
Sat
Jan 22
$94Amtrak
$93Greyhound
$88Republic Airlines
Sun
Jan 23
$95Amtrak
$69Greyhound
$89American Airlines
Mon
Jan 24
$95Amtrak
$65Greyhound
$90Republic Airlines
Tue
Jan 25
$95Amtrak
$73Greyhound
$79American Airlines
Wed
Jan 26
$95Amtrak
$74Greyhound
$69American Airlines
Thu
Jan 27
$95Amtrak
$70Greyhound
$90Republic Airlines
Fri
Jan 28
$95Amtrak
$69Greyhound
$91Republic Airlines
Sat
Jan 29
$95Amtrak
$68Greyhound
$79Republic Airlines
Wed
Feb 2
$95Amtrak
$70Greyhound
$68American Airlines
Thu
Feb 3
$95Amtrak
$97Flixbus
$79American Airlines
Fri
Feb 4
$94Amtrak
$93Greyhound
$90Republic Airlines
Sat
Feb 5
$91Amtrak
$65Greyhound
$71American Airlines

Fastest train times from Raleigh to New York City

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Fastest Journey

10 h 22 m

Average

10 h 22 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

682 km

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

These direct trains cover the 682 km distance in an average of 10 h 22 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 10 h 22 m .

The slowest trains will take 10 h 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.

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10:13AMRaleigh Union Station10h22 08:35PMPenn Station
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$1211One-way

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Overview: Train from Raleigh to New York City

distanceDistance423 miles (682 km)
durationAverage train duration10 h 6 min
priceAverage train ticket price$106 (€88)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Raleigh to New York City cover the 423 miles (682 km) long journey taking on average 10 h 6 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $106 (€88), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $94 (€78).

Train companies: Amtrak from Raleigh to New York City trains

For as little as $94 (€78) you can travel by train to New York City from Raleigh with Amtrak. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

Amtrak

Amtrak is the main train company in the United States and operates medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 American states and 3 Canadian provinces. With over 300 Amtrak trains running daily, you can travel by train across America and explore destinations near and far. Take the Acela train for high-speed services connecting popular cities in the Northeast, the Coast Starlight to travel up and down the stunning West Coast or the Empire Builder to travel from Chicago to the Midwest and the Pacific Northwest among others. Amtrak offers different class options to suit any traveler’s budget with classes like Coach, Business, First and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. When you book your train journey from Raleigh to New York City, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

  • Average Price: $94

Amtrak has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Amtrak tickets from Raleigh to New York City and when traveling by train:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • Change fees have been waived for all reservations made before March 31, 2021.
  • If you've booked with Omio, to change your reservation, go to Amtrak.com (Modify Trip) or the Amtrak app. A fare difference may apply to your new itinerary. If you want to cancel your reservation, you must call 800-USA-RAIL (not available via Amtrak.com or the app).

Trains from Raleigh to New York

New York is the most populous city in the United States of America and is located in the State of New York. The city of New York is located approximately around 490 miles (788 kilometers) northeast of Raleigh, the capital of North Carolina. Passengers can move between the two cities by use of a train, in addition to road and air transport. Amtrak, a leading provider of trains across America, operates three trains from Raleigh to New York daily. A journey by Amtrak train from Raleigh to New York takes about ten hours 15 minutes. The railroad from Raleigh to New York takes almost the same route as the road transport but trains guarantee passengers won't get caught in congestion, unlike driving. The earliest train from Raleigh to New York leaves at around 8:30 a.m. while the latest departs at around 5.30 p.m.

Which train companies travel from Raleigh to New York?

The only train company which currently operates the Raleigh - New York route is Amtrak. This company operates three trains daily from Raleigh to New York, giving passengers the flexibility of choosing whether to travel by the morning train, the mid-morning train, or the afternoon train from Raleigh to New York. For further convenience of the passengers on long haul journeys such as the one from Raleigh to New York, Amtrak trains provide complementary services such as onboard dining and WiFi services. Amtrak offers 300 routes across America and some of Canada daily, with more than 87,000 passengers using one of their trains each day.

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

The distance between Raleigh, NC, and New York, NY is approximately 490 miles(790 kilometers). It takes an Amtrak train from Raleigh to New York about ten hours and 15 minutes to reach its destination. The fastest Amtrak train from Raleigh to New York can take around ten hours while the slowest one around ten hours and ten minutes. Relative to road transport, a journey by train from Raleigh to New York is considered both economical and convenient as some roads between these two cities may have tolls. Passengers on a train from Raleigh to New York do not notice the relatively long duration of the journey as Amtrak trains offer complementary services that keep the passengers occupied and enhance their journey.

How many trains are there from Raleigh to New York?

The only company which operates train services from Raleigh to New York is Amtrak which operates three trains daily. The first train departs at around 8.30 a.m. the second one at around 10:15 a.m. and the last one at around 5:30 p.m. While the frequency of the trains operated by Amtrak from Raleigh to New York daily is limited to three, passengers have the flexibility of choosing whether to travel in the morning, mid-morning, or in the afternoon. Passengers who plan their journeys by train from Raleigh to New York can book a train from Amtrak's website.

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

Departure station: All trains to New York from Raleigh depart from Raleigh, NC - Union Station (RGH). This station is just under a mile (0.8 kilometers) from Raleigh, NC city center. This distance is equivalent to about 15 minutes of walking. Passengers who prefer not to walk or those with heavy luggage can access the train station from the city center by taxi or by riding a bicycle. When riding a taxi, it takes about four minutes to access the train station from the city center while it takes about eight minutes for cyclists. Due to the station's proximity to the city center, public transport means such as buses or trains are not available. Raleigh, NC - Union Station (RGH) is built with a waiting room. Other facilities in the station include ATMs, restrooms, an elevator, ticket sales office, and a vending machine. Amtrak WiFi is not currently available at this station.

Arrival station: Trains from Raleigh to New York terminate at New York, NY - Penn Station (NYP). The station is located in the heart of Manhattan, directly underneath Madison Square Gardens. The station has excellent links to the New York subway system with connections across the city from Washington Heights to Brooklyn. Passengers who prefer to walk will find tourist attractions within minutes of the station. Facilities in New York, NY - Penn Station (NYP) include ATMs, payphones, restrooms, Quik-Trak kiosks, vending machines, and Amtrak WiFi. The station is built with a waiting room for the convenience and comfort of the travelers.

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FAQs

How much do cheap train tickets from Raleigh to New York City cost?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Raleigh to New York City trains for as little as $94 (€78)  in the next 7 days.

How much is the train to New York City from Raleigh on average?

If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Raleigh to New York City train price to come in at an average of $106 (€88)  one way.

What is the distance between Raleigh and New York City by train?

The Raleigh to New York City train distance is approximately 423 miles (682 km).

What is the Raleigh to New York City train travel time?

On average the Raleigh to New York City train travel time is 10 h 6 min  for the 423 miles (682 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

What train providers go from Raleigh to New York City?

When taking a train from Raleigh to New York City, you can count on Amtrak for the best way to get you to New York City. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to New York City from Raleigh and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

Can I buy a direct train from Raleigh to New York City?

If you’re looking for a direct train, consider traveling with Amtrak. Nonstop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.

When can I take the first train from Raleigh to New York City? When can I take the last train for the day?

The first Raleigh to New York City train departs at 1: 45 PM   and the last train from Raleigh to New York City leaves at 3: 13 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Raleigh to New York City on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

When should I buy the Raleigh to New York City train for the best deals on tickets?

The price of a one way train ticket from Raleigh to New York City is on average $106 (€88) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets from Raleigh to New York City available a few months in advance.