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Duration 3h
Distance 216.9 miles
Average price $120
Frequency 12/day

Trip overview

The average train between Washington and Newark Airport (EWR) takes 3h and the fastest train takes 2h 52m. There is a train service every few hours from Washington to Newark Airport (EWR). 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. Washington Union Station
  2. Newark Airport (EWR)
3h 2m
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$60 - $130

Washington to Newark Airport (EWR) train times

Trains run every two hours between Washington and Newark Airport (EWR). The earliest departure is at 03:15 in the morning, and the last departure from Washington is at 18:05 which arrives into Newark Airport (EWR) at 21:12. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 3h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Washington Union Station station and arriving at Newark Liberty International Airport. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 2m.

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The distance between Washington and Newark Airport (EWR) is 197 miles. The road distance is 216.9 miles.

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Washington to Newark Airport (EWR) train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, depart from Washington Union Station.

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Washington to Newark Airport (EWR) train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Newark Liberty International Airport station.

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There are 1765+ hotels available in Newark Airport (EWR). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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What companies run services between Washington and Newark Airport (EWR)?

Amtrak operates a train from Washington Union Station to Newark Penn Station hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2h 30m. Amtrak Northeast Regional also services this route hourly.
Train operators
Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Seat
$60 - $90
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$95 - $180
Train from Washington Union Station to Newark Liberty International Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$95 - $180

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