Cheap train tickets from Union Station to Penn Station

Showing times and prices for Jan 27

Cheapest

$89

Average

$135

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 Union Station to Penn Station will cost around $ 135 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 89.

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01:25PMUnion Station3h30 04:55PMPenn Station
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$891One-way
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06:30AMUnion Station3h30 10:00AMPenn Station
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$891One-way
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08:45AMUnion Station3h27 12:12PMPenn Station
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$891One-way
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11:10AMUnion Station3h25 02:35PMPenn Station
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$891One-way
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05:05PMUnion Station3h25 08:30PMPenn Station
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$891One-way

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Wed
Jan 26
$89Amtrak
$47OurBus
$274gojet airlines
Thu
Jan 27
$89Amtrak
$22Flixbus
$208United
Fri
Jan 28
$121Amtrak
$22Flixbus
$165United
Sat
Jan 29
$66Amtrak
$18Flixbus
$274gojet airlines
Sun
Jan 30
$121Amtrak
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Mon
Jan 31
$55Amtrak
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Tue
Feb 1
$32Amtrak
$20Flixbus
$66Republic Airlines
Wed
Feb 2
$55Amtrak
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Feb 3
$55Amtrak
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Fri
Feb 4
$55Amtrak
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Sat
Feb 5
$32Amtrak
$25OurBus
$51Republic Airlines
Sun
Feb 6
$55Amtrak
$20Flixbus
$150United
Mon
Feb 7
$44Amtrak
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Tue
Feb 8
$32Amtrak
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Wed
Feb 9
$44Amtrak
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Thu
Feb 10
$44Amtrak
$18Flixbus
$140United
Fri
Feb 11
$55Amtrak
$18Flixbus
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Sat
Feb 12
$33Amtrak
$18Flixbus
$157American Airlines
Sun
Feb 13
$77Amtrak
$20Flixbus
$140United
Mon
Feb 14
$33Amtrak
$18Flixbus
$140United
Tue
Feb 15
$33Amtrak
$43Vamoose Bus
$63Republic Airlines

Fastest train times from Union Station to Penn Station

Showing times and prices for Jan 27

Fastest Journey

2 h 50 m

Average

3 h 13 m

Trains per day

22

Distance

330 km

Of the 22 trains that leave Union Station for Penn Station every day 22 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 330 km distance in an average of 3 h 13 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 50 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 31 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
05:00AMUnion Station2h50 07:50AMPenn Station
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$1841One-way
2nd Fastest
07:00AMUnion Station2h52 09:52AMPenn Station
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$1841One-way
03:55PMUnion Station2h53 06:48PMPenn Station
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$1841One-way
01:55PMUnion Station2h54 04:49PMPenn Station
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$1841One-way
11:55AMUnion Station2h54 02:49PMPenn Station
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$2091One-way

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Overview: Train from Union Station to Penn Station

distanceDistance204 miles (329 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 19 min
priceAverage train ticket price$82 (€68)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersAmtrak or Amtrak

Trains from Union Station to Penn Station cover the 204 miles (329 km) long route taking on average 3 h 19 min with our travel partners like Amtrak or Amtrak. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $82 (€68), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $32 (€27).

Train companies: Amtrak from Union Station to Penn Station trains

Travel between Union Station and Penn Station from $32 (€27) with Omio’s train partners Amtrak! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

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 to Penn Station from Union Station, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

  • Average Price: $32

Amtrak's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train between Union Station and Penn Station are the following:

  • 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).

Travel Tips: Trains from Union Station to Penn Station

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FAQs

How much do cheap trains from Union Station to Penn Station cost?

Train tickets to Penn Station from Union Station for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $32 (€27)  one way in the next 7 days.

How much is a train ticket between Union Station and Penn Station?

If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Union Station to Penn Station train to cost on average $82 (€68)  one way.

How many miles is it from Union Station to Penn Station by train?

The distance to Penn Station from Union Station by train is approximately 204 miles (329 km).

How long is the train between Union Station and Penn Station?

While the time it takes to travel 204 miles (329 km) to Penn Station from Union Station can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Union Station to Penn Station train journey time is on average 3 h 19 min.

Which train companies can get me from Union Station to Penn Station?

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

Are there any nonstop train services from Union Station to Penn Station?

Yes, there is 1 direct train per day from Union Station to Penn Station, and you can find a direct train for this journey with Amtrak or Amtrak  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you purchase your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.

How many trains per day are there between Union Station and Penn Station?

The average number of trains departing Union Station for Penn Station is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

What are the first and last departure train times from Union Station to Penn Station?

You can take the first train from Union Station to Penn Station at 11: 20 AM. The last train from Union Station to Penn Station that you can take departs at 10: 05 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Union Station to Penn Station schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.

How far in advance should I book a train ticket from Union Station to Penn Station to get the best deals?

If you purchase the Union Station to Penn Station train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $82 (€68). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Union Station to Penn Station. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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