Duration 6h 29m
Distance 313.9 miles
Average price $160
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Newport News, VA and Philadelphia takes 6h 29m and the fastest train takes 6h 6m. The train service runs several times per day from Newport News, VA to Philadelphia. 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 • 5h 58m

  1. Newport News Amtrak Station
  2. Washington Union Station
  3. Philadelphia
5h 58m
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Newport News, VA to Philadelphia train times

Trains run twice daily between Newport News, VA and Philadelphia. The earliest departure is at 08:30 in the morning, and the last departure from Newport News, VA is at 16:50 which arrives into Philadelphia at 23:39. All services require a transfer at Washington Union Station and take an average of 6h 29m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Newport News Amtrak Station station and arriving at 30th Street Train Station station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h 49m.

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The distance between Newport News, VA and Philadelphia is 215 miles. The road distance is 313.9 miles.

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Newport News, VA to Philadelphia train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, depart from Newport News Amtrak Station.

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Newport News, VA to Philadelphia train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at 30th Street Train Station.

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You can take a train from Newport News, VA to Philadelphia via Washington Union Station in around 5h 58m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $120

About Amtrak Northeast Regional

Train from Newport News Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$55 - $120
Business Class Seat
$90 - $170
Train from Washington Union Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$50 - $100
Business Class Seat
$75 - $140
Train from Newport News Amtrak Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$75 - $160
Business Class Seat
$120 - $220

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
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Train from Washington Union Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70

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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