Wilmington, DE to New York City train

Cheap train tickets from Wilmington, DE to New York City

Showing times and prices for Oct 06

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63

Average

156

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.

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10:26AMWilmington Station1h47 12:13PMPenn Station
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631One-way
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10:12PMWilmington Station1h47 11:59PMPenn Station
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881One-way
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07:34PMWilmington Station2h02 09:36PMPenn Station
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881One-way
06:01AMWilmington Station1h45 07:46AMPenn Station
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1051One-way
09:29PMWilmington Station1h54 11:23PMPenn Station
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1051One-way

Train schedule from Wilmington, DE to New York City

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06:01AMWilmington Station1h45 07:46AMPenn Station
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07:10AMWilmington Station1h39 08:49AMPenn Station
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08:12AMWilmington Station1h40 09:52AMPenn Station
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08:40AMWilmington Station2h04 10:44AMPenn Station
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09:32AMWilmington Station1h49 11:21AMPenn Station
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10:13AMWilmington Station1h36 11:49AMPenn Station
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10:26AMWilmington Station1h47 12:13PMPenn Station
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10:47AMWilmington Station1h53 12:40PMPenn Station
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11:09AMWilmington Station1h39 12:48PMPenn Station
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11:40AMWilmington Station1h55 01:35PMPenn Station
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12:46PMWilmington Station1h50 02:36PMPenn Station
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01:08PMWilmington Station1h39 02:47PMPenn Station
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01:35PMWilmington Station1h45 03:20PMPenn Station
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02:51PMWilmington Station1h52 04:43PMPenn Station
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03:05PMWilmington Station1h44 04:49PMPenn Station
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03:32PMWilmington Station1h50 05:22PMPenn Station
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04:10PMWilmington Station1h39 05:49PMPenn Station
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04:32PMWilmington Station1h58 06:30PMPenn Station
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05:10PMWilmington Station1h38 06:48PMPenn Station
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05:31PMWilmington Station1h53 07:24PMPenn Station
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06:10PMWilmington Station1h40 07:50PMPenn Station
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06:37PMWilmington Station1h53 08:30PMPenn Station
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07:34PMWilmington Station2h02 09:36PMPenn Station
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08:13PMWilmington Station1h38 09:51PMPenn Station
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09:26PMWilmington Station1h40 11:06PMPenn Station
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09:29PMWilmington Station1h54 11:23PMPenn Station
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10:12PMWilmington Station1h47 11:59PMPenn Station
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11:38PMWilmington Station2h17 01:55AMPenn Station
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Fastest train times from Wilmington, DE to New York City

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Fastest Journey

1 h 36 m

Average

1 h 48 m

Trains per day

28

Distance

169 km

Of the 28 trains that leave Wilmington, DE for New York City every day 28 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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10:13AMWilmington Station1h36 11:49AMPenn Station
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1781One-way
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05:10PMWilmington Station1h38 06:48PMPenn Station
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2291One-way
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08:13PMWilmington Station1h38 09:51PMPenn Station
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2291One-way
11:09AMWilmington Station1h39 12:48PMPenn Station
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2291One-way
01:08PMWilmington Station1h39 02:47PMPenn Station
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2291One-way

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Overview: Train from Wilmington, DE to New York City

distanceDistance105 miles (169 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 45 min
priceAverage train ticket price$24 (€23)
frequencyTrain frequency23 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 23 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak or Amtrak

Trains from Wilmington, DE to New York City cover the 105 miles (169 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 45 min with our travel partners like Amtrak or Amtrak. Normally, there are 23 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $24 (€23), but the average price of train tickets is $24 (€23).

Train providers: Amtrak and Amtrak Acela from Wilmington, DE to New York City trains

Travel from Wilmington, DE to New York City from $24 (€23) with Omio’s train partners Amtrak and Amtrak Acela! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular route for you.

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Amtrak

Acela is the flagship high-speed train service from Amtrak, the main train provider in the United States. Acela high-speed trains operate services along the Northeast Corridor, connecting popular destinations like Washington, D. C. Baltimore, Philadelphia, NYC, Providence, and Boston, just to name a few. Amtrak Acela trains are the fastest in the U. S. Reaching speeds up to 150 mph (250 km/h). Known for their superior comfort, Acela trains have spacious and comfortable seats with more legroom than Amtrak’s Coach Class seats. You can choose between booking a Business Class or First Class seat on an Acela train to New York City from Wilmington, DE. In both classes amenities include seat reservations, free Wi-Fi, power outlets, adjustable lighting at every seat, conference tables and large tray tables. Passengers can also purchase food and drinks on the train at Café Acela.

Wilmington, DE to New York City train information with Amtrak Acela:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 40 min
  • Amtrak Acela frequency: 7 a day

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 from Wilmington, DE to New York City.

Wilmington, DE to New York City train information with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 57 min
  • Average Price: $24
  • Amtrak frequency: 3 a day

Trains from Wilmington to New York

The train from Wilmington to New York is a quick and comfortable journey. All the trains going to New York are direct. Trains depart every day of the week, usually on the hour. During rush hour, the train leaves every 20-30 minutes. The first train departs in the early morning hours before 6:00 a.m., and the last one departs as late as 11:00 p.m. Every train from Wilmington to New York has WiFi onboard, and passengers traveling with pets are welcome. The departure station in Wilmington is located in the downtown core, and Penn Station is in the center of Midtown Manhattan.

Which train companies travel from Wilmington to New York?

For a prompt and affordable train from Wilmington to New York, one of the safest and most reliable firms offering a selection of routes is Amtrak. The company provides numerous departures daily, and all the trains have WiFi and an app for schedule tracking. Quiet cars are available on all routes. Trains from Wilmington to New York allow pets on board. With Amtrak, all passengers have the right to free cancellation within 24 hours of purchase. Amtrak has a point system so that every journey counts. Children, veterans, and groups all get excellent discounts.

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

The 120 mile (190 kilometer) trip takes about 2 hours. All the trains are direct so passengers can enjoy the scenery on their train ride from Wilmington to New York. Trains often run during the day, so there is a departure time suitable for all passengers no matter their schedule. If an unforeseen circumstance such as weather delays the trip, passengers can look up the status of all trains and expected arrival times on their Amtrak app.

How many trains are there from Wilmington to New York?

No matter the schedule passengers are trying to accommodate, there is a train from Wilmington to New York that will fit. Trains run every day of the year including all major holidays. The trains depart approximately every hour. The first departure from Wilmington is around 5:00 a.m with a 7:00 a.m arrival. The last train leaving Wilmington is around 11:00 p.m. with an approximate arrival of 1:00 a.m. During busier hours, passengers can find trains departing every 20 to 30 minutes. These are mostly in the early morning between 8:00 a.m to 11:00 a.m and the afternoon and evening between 4:00 p.m and 8:00 p.m.

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

Departure station: Wilmington Station is one of Amtrak's busiest train stops. The station is located on South French Street two blocks south from the Wilmington Police Department between French and Walnut Streets. The station is in the downtown, so a short five-minute walk on N Market Street is the easiest way to reach the city center. There are a few bus lines that run next to the station for passengers arriving from different directions such as 006, 033, and 040. The bus station is located in front of the station on Walnut St and 3rd. The station has an inside level with shops, restaurants, ATMs, car rental services, ticket office, post office, and there is WiFi available. There is parking as well as overnight parking for a small fee.

Arrival station: Pennsylvania Station in New York, also known as Penn Station, is the busiest railroad track station in the Western hemisphere. The station is located in Midtown South beneath Madison Square Garden, between Seventh and Eighth Avenues, and between 31st and 33rd Streets, with additional exits to nearby streets. A 10-minute walk via 7th Avenue is all it takes to reach Times Square. Connections are available inside the station to the New York City subway and buses so travelers can get to all parts of the city from here. The station has restaurants, shops, ticket offices, including airline tickets, ATMs, WiFi, and banks. The midtown location of the station means there are many more dining and shopping options just outside of the station.

Travel Tips: Trains from Wilmington, DE to New York City

Travel Tips: Travel by train to New York City 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 Wilmington, DE to New York City.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Wilmington, DE to New York City to cost as little as $24 (€23)  in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $24 (€23)  for a train ticket from Wilmington, DE to New York City.
The Wilmington, DE to New York City train distance is approximately 105 miles (169 km).
On average the Wilmington, DE to New York City train travel time is 1 h 45 min  for the 105 miles (169 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
When taking a train from Wilmington, DE to New York City, you can count on Amtrak or Amtrak for the best way to get you to New York City. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Wilmington, DE to New York City and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Yes, there are 23 direct trains per day from Wilmington, DE to New York City. You can look to travel with Amtrak or Amtrak  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this trip.
On average, there are 23 trains a day from Wilmington, DE to New York City. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the earliest train from Wilmington, DE to New York City at 10: 01 AM   or take the last train from Wilmington, DE to New York City leaving at 11: 42 PM. Look for the latest Wilmington, DE to New York City train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this trip and save money. If you buy train tickets between Wilmington, DE and New York City within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $24 (€23) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Wilmington, DE to New York City a few months in advance.

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