Trains to Atlantic City, NJ
Guide to rail service to Atlantic City from New York, Newark, Philadelphia, Wilmington, Baltimore, Washington DC, and New England using Amtrak, SEPTA, and New Jersey Transit.
Trains from Philadelphia to Atlantic City
NJ Transit's Atlantic City Line
The Atlantic City Line (ATLC) operates between Philadelphia's 30th St Station (PHL) and Atlantic City with over a dozen trains daily
(adult fare $10 one way, 95 minutes). Please visit NJTransit.com for more information including
timetables and fare options.
Trains from New York City & Newark to Atlantic City
Trains to PHL include the NE Regional, Acela Express, Vermonter,
Pennsylvanian, and Keystone. Connect at PHL to the Thruway Train. The entire trip takes about 4 hours (including the connection in PHL), with fares
from $60 one way. Visit
Amtrak.com for timetables and to book tickets.
NJ Transit & SEPTA
Take NJ Transit's NE Corridor Line (NEC) to Trenton (TRE), then ride SEPTA's Trenton line into Philly. Adult fare for the NYP to TRE segment is
$15.50 (one way), and the trip takes 75-90 minutes. The SEPTA fare for TRE to PHL is $8.75 (45 minutes). Once in Philadelphia, take the Atlantic City Line
(ATLC) offered by NJ Transit (about 95 minutes, $10 adults). Find fare and schedule information at NJTransit.com and
Atlantic City Express Service (ACES)
ACES, which began service in February 2009 and offered direct service from New York
to Atlantic City, was discontinued in March 2012.
Trains from New England to Atlantic City
Ride to Philadelphia (trains include the Acela Express, Northeast Regional, and the Vermonter).
Then connect to the Thruway Train into Atlantic City (ACY). The entire trip can be booked through
Trains from Wilmington, DE; Baltimore, MD; & Washington DC to Atlantic City
Ride Amtrak's NE Regional service from Wilmington, Baltimore Penn Station, or Washington Union Station to Philadelphia's 30th Street Station (PHL).
Then connect to the Thruway Train into Atlantic City (ACY). One way adult fares start from $32 (WIL), $48 (BAL), and $52 (WAS).
See Amtrak.com for timetables and fares.
View from the Atlantic City train station.
Atlantic City, NJ Train Map
Station List: Atlantic City (ACY), Baltimore (BAL), Philadelphia (PHL),
New York Penn Station (NYP), Newark (NWK), Trenton (TRE), Washington DC (WAS).
Base Map by World Sites Atlas (sitesatlas.com)
Location of Atlantic City Train Station
All Aboard! The Atlantic City train station is located at the base of the Atlantic City Expressway,
the A.C. Convention Center and the A.C. Sheraton. It is also near The Walk Atlantic City Outlets
and a short ride to the casinos.