Duration 7h 41m
Distance 359.3 miles
Average price $230
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Chesapeake and New York takes 7h 41m and the fastest train takes 7h 35m. The train service runs several times per day from Chesapeake to New York. 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 Washington • 7h 36m

  1. Norfolk Amtrak Station
  2. Washington Union Station
  3. New York
7h 36m
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$97 - $324

Chesapeake to New York train times

Trains run twice daily between Chesapeake and New York. The earliest departure is at 06:15 in the morning, and the last departure from Chesapeake is at 09:00 which arrives into New York at 16:49. All services require a transfer at Washington Union Station and take an average of 7h 41m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Norfolk Amtrak Station station and arriving at New York Penn Station station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8h 15m.

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The distance between Chesapeake and New York is 299 miles. The road distance is 359.3 miles.

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Chesapeake to New York train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, depart from Norfolk Amtrak Station.

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

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You can take a train from Chesapeake to New York via Washington Union Station in around 7h 36m.
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Ave. Duration
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Frequency
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Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $130

About Amtrak Northeast Regional

Train from Norfolk Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$95 - $180
Train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
Train from Norfolk Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$90 - $200
Business Class Seat
$150 - $260

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95

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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Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
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About Amtrak Acela Express

Train from Washington Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$140 - $200
First Class
$190 - $330

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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