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Duration 2h 55m
Distance 218 miles
Average price $59
Frequency Weekly

Trip overview

Train

  1. Newark Penn Station
  2. Harvard Square
4h 44m
$43 - $134

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No, there is no direct train from Newark station to Harvard Square. However, there are services departing from Newark Penn Station and arriving at Harvard via South Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 44m.

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The distance between Newark and Harvard Square is 195 miles. The road distance is 218 miles.

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Newark to Harvard Square train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Newark Penn Station.

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Newark to Harvard Square train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Boston South Station.

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There are 2143+ hotels available in Harvard Square. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Newark and Harvard Square?

Amtrak operates a train from Newark Penn Station to Boston South Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 4h 26m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route every 3 hours.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60

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 Newark Penn Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$70 - $100
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Ave. Duration
6h 56m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $140

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Boston South Station
Ave. Duration
6h 56m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$65 - $140
Business Class Seat
$100 - $190

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