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Train Information to Newark, NJ from Washington, DC

distanceDistance197 miles (318 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h
priceAverage train ticket price$88 (€73)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersAmtrak or Amtrak

Trains from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ cover the 197 miles (318 km) long journey taking on average 3 h with our travel partners like Amtrak or Amtrak. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $88 (€73), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $77 (€65).

Train providers

Amtrak trains between Washington, DC and Newark, NJ

Travel from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ from $77 (€65) with Omio’s train partners Amtrak! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route 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 between Washington, DC and Newark, NJ, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

Train information from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 13 min
  • Average Price: $77
  • Amtrak frequency: 6 a day

Amtrak has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ:

  • 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).

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Trains from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ
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FAQs
How much do cheap trains to Newark, NJ from Washington, DC cost?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Newark, NJ from Washington, DC for as low as $77 (€65)  for the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ?
The Washington, DC to Newark, NJ train ticket price is on average $88 (€73)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How many miles is it from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Washington, DC and Newark, NJ by train to be approximately 197 miles (318 km).
How long is the train between Washington, DC and Newark, NJ?
While the time it takes to travel 197 miles (318 km) to Newark, NJ from Washington, DC can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Washington, DC to Newark, NJ train journey time is on average 3 h.
What train providers go from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ?
When taking a train from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ, you can count on Amtrak or Amtrak for the best way to get you to Newark, NJ. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
How many train services per day are there to Newark, NJ from Washington, DC?
On average, there are 16 trains a day from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When is the earliest train from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ? When is the last train from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ?
The earliest train departing from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ leaves at 9: 55 AM. The last train departing from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ leaves at 11: 05 PM. You can find the latest Washington, DC to Newark, NJ train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I purchase train tickets to Newark, NJ from Washington, DC for the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ is on average $88 (€73) if you book 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 to Newark, NJ from Washington, DC available a few months in advance.