Duration 2h 18m
Distance 83.3 miles
Average price $40
Frequency 20/day

Trip overview

The average train between New Jersey and West Haven takes 2h 18m and the fastest train takes 1h 58m. There is a train service every few hours from New Jersey to West Haven. 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 • 2h 12m

  1. Newark Penn Station
  2. West Haven
2h 12m
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$27 - $80

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Want to know about travelling from New Jersey to West Haven? 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.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Newark Penn Station station and arriving at New Haven Union Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 12m.

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The distance between New Jersey and West Haven is 113 miles. The road distance is 83.3 miles.

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New Jersey to West Haven train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Newark Penn Station.

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New Jersey to West Haven train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New Haven Union Station.

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There are 80+ hotels available in West Haven. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between New Jersey and West Haven?

Amtrak operates a train from Newark to West Haven every 4 hours. Tickets cost $27 - $40 and the journey takes 2h 12m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route every 3 hours.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Train from Newark Penn Station to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $80

About Amtrak Northeast Regional

Train from Newark Penn Station to New Haven Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $80
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130

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 11m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40

About Metro-North Railroad (MNR)

Train from Grand Central to New Haven
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$17 - $19
Off-peak onboard
$25
Rail Peak-At station
$24 - $26
Onboard-Peak
$26 - $40

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