Duration 7h 3m
Distance 283.1 miles
Average price $89
Frequency 4/day

Trip overview

The average train between Dover and New Jersey takes 7h 3m and the fastest train takes 6h 1m. The train service runs several times per day from Dover 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

  1. Dover Amtrak Station
  2. Boston Back Bay Station
  3. Newark
6h 34m
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$69 - $169

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No, there is no direct train from Dover station to New Jersey station. However, there are services departing from Dover Amtrak Station and arriving at Newark Penn Station via North Station and Boston Back Bay Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 34m.

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The distance between Dover and New Jersey is 284 miles. The road distance is 283.1 miles.

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

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Dover to New Jersey train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Newark Penn Station.

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What companies run services between Dover and New Jersey?

You can take a train from Dover to Newark via Boston North Station, North Station, Back Bay, and Boston Back Bay Station in around 6h 34m.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40

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 Dover Amtrak Station to Boston North Station
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$35 - $50
Train from Boston Back Bay Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $100

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