Duration 7h 48m
Distance 204.7 miles
Average price $56
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average train between Downingtown and Riverhead takes 7h 48m and the fastest train takes 4h 50m. The train service runs several times per day from Downingtown to Riverhead. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Downingtown Amtrak
  2. Penn Station
  3. Riverhead
5h 55m
$45 - $65

Downingtown to Riverhead train times

Trains run three times a day between Downingtown and Riverhead. The service departs Downingtown at 18:40 in the evening, which arrives into Riverhead at 08:19. All services require a transfer, and take on average 7h 48m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Downingtown to Riverhead? 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.

No, there is no direct train from Downingtown to Riverhead. However, there are services departing from Downingtown Amtrak and arriving at Riverhead via Penn Station and Ronkonkoma. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 55m.

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The distance between Downingtown and Riverhead is 173 miles. The road distance is 204.7 miles.

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Downingtown to Riverhead train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Downingtown Amtrak station.

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Downingtown to Riverhead train services, operated by Long Island Rail Road, arrive at Ronkonkoma station.

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There are 77+ hotels available in Riverhead. Prices start at $149 USD per night.

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