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Duration 2 days 9h
Distance 1741.6 miles
Average price $290
Frequency 5/week

Trip overview

The average train between Austin and New Jersey takes 2 days 9h and the fastest train takes 2 days 8h. The train runs, on average, 5 times per week from Austin to New Jersey. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via New York Penn Station

  1. Austin Amtrak Station
  2. Chicago Union Station
  3. Newark
2 days 1h
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$235 - $361

Austin to New Jersey train times

Trains run five times a week between Austin and Newark. The service departs Austin at 09:31 in the morning, which arrives into Newark at 19:03. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2 days 9h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Austin to New Jersey? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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No, there is no direct train from Austin station to New Jersey station. However, there are services departing from Austin Amtrak Station and arriving at Newark Penn Station via Chicago Union Station and New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 1h.

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The distance between Austin and New Jersey is 1484 miles. The road distance is 1741.6 miles.

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Austin to New Jersey train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Austin Amtrak Station.

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Austin to New Jersey train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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New Jersey is 1h ahead of Austin. It is currently 8:01 AM in Austin and 9:01 AM in New Jersey.

There are 26+ hotels available in New Jersey. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Austin and New Jersey?

You can take a train from Austin to Newark via Chicago Union Station and New York Penn Station in around 2 days 1h.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
28h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $170

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Austin Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
28h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Premium
$360 - $500
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $360
Business Seat
$260 - $370
Train from Chicago Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Premium
$320 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $290
Business Seat
$210 - $300
Train from Austin Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
28h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Premium
$360 - $500
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $360
Business Seat
$260 - $370
Train from Chicago Union Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
26h 53m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Premium
$350 - $480
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Seat
$240 - $350

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