Washington, DC to Newark, NJ train

Cheap train tickets from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ

Showing times and prices for Sep 28

Cheapest

45

Average

212

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.

Cheapest
05:00PMUnion Station3h09 08:09PMNewark Penn Station
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451One-way
Cheapest
02:55PMUnion Station3h13 06:08PMNewark Penn Station
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451One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:30PMUnion Station3h09 11:39PMNewark Penn Station
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1271One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:00PMUnion Station3h29 01:29AMNewark Penn Station
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1271One-way
03:52PMUnion Station3h11 07:03PMNewark Penn Station
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1531One-way

Train schedule from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, September 28
05:35AMUnion Station3h08 08:43AMNewark Penn Station
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05:55AMUnion Station2h31 08:26AMNewark Penn Station
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06:50AMUnion Station2h38 09:28AMNewark Penn Station
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07:05AMUnion Station3h20 10:25AMNewark Penn Station
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08:00AMUnion Station3h01 11:01AMNewark Penn Station
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08:53AMUnion Station3h01 11:54AMNewark Penn Station
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09:15AMUnion Station3h06 12:21PMNewark Penn Station
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09:50AMUnion Station2h40 12:30PMNewark Penn Station
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10:10AMUnion Station3h03 01:13PMNewark Penn Station
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11:10AMUnion Station3h03 02:13PMNewark Penn Station
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11:50AMUnion Station2h36 02:26PMNewark Penn Station
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12:05PMUnion Station2h56 03:01PMNewark Penn Station
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01:20PMUnion Station3h04 04:24PMNewark Penn Station
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01:50PMUnion Station2h39 04:29PMNewark Penn Station
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01:55PMUnion Station3h08 05:03PMNewark Penn Station
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02:50PMUnion Station2h40 05:30PMNewark Penn Station
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02:55PMUnion Station3h13 06:08PMNewark Penn Station
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03:50PMUnion Station2h38 06:28PMNewark Penn Station
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03:52PMUnion Station3h11 07:03PMNewark Penn Station
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04:55PMUnion Station2h34 07:29PMNewark Penn Station
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05:00PMUnion Station3h09 08:09PMNewark Penn Station
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06:05PMUnion Station3h12 09:17PMNewark Penn Station
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06:55PMUnion Station2h38 09:33PMNewark Penn Station
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07:57PMUnion Station3h06 11:03PMNewark Penn Station
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08:30PMUnion Station3h09 11:39PMNewark Penn Station
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10:00PMUnion Station3h29 01:29AMNewark Penn Station
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Fastest train times from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ

Showing times and prices for Sep 28

Fastest Journey

2 h 31 m

Average

2 h 57 m

Trains per day

26

Distance

319 km

Of the 26 trains that leave Washington, DC for Newark, NJ every day 26 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
05:55AMUnion Station2h31 08:26AMNewark Penn Station
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3731One-way
2nd Fastest
04:55PMUnion Station2h34 07:29PMNewark Penn Station
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3731One-way
11:50AMUnion Station2h36 02:26PMNewark Penn Station
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3731One-way
03:50PMUnion Station2h38 06:28PMNewark Penn Station
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3361One-way
06:55PMUnion Station2h38 09:33PMNewark Penn Station
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3361One-way

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Overview: Train from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ

distanceDistance197 miles (318 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 56 min
priceAverage train ticket price$34 (€33)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak or Amtrak

Trains from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ cover the 197 miles (318 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 56 min with our travel partners like Amtrak or Amtrak. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $34 (€33), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $33 (€32).

Train providers: Amtrak Acela and Amtrak from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ trains

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Acela is Amtrak’s flagship high-speed train service operating services along the Northeast Corridor, connecting major cities like Washington, D. C. Baltimore, Philadelphia, NYC, Providence, and Boston. Acela trains are the fastest in the United States and can reach speeds up to 150 mph (250 km/h). When booking an Acela train to Newark, NJ from Washington, DC, you can choose between Business Class and First Class. Although each class offers different levels of services and accommodations, amenities in both classes include seat reservations, free Wi-Fi, power outlets, adjustable lighting at every seat, conference tables, large tray tables, and spacious and comfortable seats with extra legroom. Passengers can also purchase food and drinks on the train at Café Acela.

    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 Newark, NJ from Washington, DC.

    • Average Price: $33

    Travel Tips: Trains from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ

    Travel by train to Newark, 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 Washington, DC to Newark, NJ.
    FAQs
    Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Newark, NJ from Washington, DC for as low as $33 (€32)  for the next 7 days.
    In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $34 (€33)  for a train ticket from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ.
    The Washington, DC to Newark, NJ train distance is approximately 197 miles (318 km).
    The train time from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ is on average 2 h 56 min  for the 197 miles (318 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
    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 providers who offer a service from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    Yes, there are 25 direct trains per day from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ with Amtrak or Amtrak, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy your train ticket.
    On average, there are 25 trains a day from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    The earliest train departing from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ leaves at 9: 35 AM. The last train departing from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ leaves at 11: 00 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.
    If you purchase a train ticket from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $34 (€33) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Newark, NJ from Washington, DC are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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