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Atlantic City

Atlantic City

NJ TRANSIT gets you to all the action in AC! There is so much to do for a vacation, a weekend or a day trip. Escape for a day in the sand and surf or Atlantic City’s FREE beaches, boardwalk fun, outlet shopping, a concert, the airshow or other special event. Or, get away at a world-famous resort, take dinner and a show to the next level and dance the night away. NJ TRANSIT gets you there for less. Forget the hassle and expense of driving.

For the latest information on Atlantic City events, visit the Atlantic City Convention and Visitors Authority website.

Planning your trip is as easy as 1, 2, 3!

  1. Find your nearby train station, plus get directions and parking information using our rider tools.
  2. Plan your trip for specific schedules and fare information.
  3. Purchase train tickets using the NJ TRANSIT Mobile App® or a ticket vending machine (TVM) at the station. 


Make any day a beach day with our special discount on train trips to Atlantic City with the promotional code SHOREBET0724. A new code will be issued each month.

  • Effective July 1st through July 31st.
  • The code may only be used for up to two round-trips on the train once per month per account.
  • Once activated, all tickets must be used on the same day.
  • All tickets purchased using the promotion code expire at 2:00am on August 1st, 2024.
  • Available only through the NJ TRANSIT Mobile App
  • Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable.
  • Not valid for travel to/from Newark Liberty International Airport, SEPTA, or Metro-North Stations. This offer cannot be combined with any other promotional offer.

How to take advantage of this offer:

  • Get started by downloading the NJ TRANSIT Mobile App
  • If you don’t already have an account in our app, please create one.
  • Select 2 or 4 One-Way tickets and tap “Proceed to Checkout”.
  • Enter the promotional code SHOREBET0724 (the code will change monthly).
  • Tap your payment method of choice and purchase the tickets.
  • Your tickets will appear in the “My Tickets” section of the App.
  • Activate your tickets before boarding the train.

Plan Your Trip


Board the train and forget the hassle and expense of driving. The Atlantic City Rail Line offers convenient daily service from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Atlantic City Rail Terminal. You can also board Atlantic City Line trains in Pennsauken, Cherry Hill, Lindenwold, Atco, Hammonton, Egg Harbor City and Absecon. The Atlantic City Rail Terminal is adjacent to the Atlantic City Convention Center, just a few blocks from the boardwalk. Plus, the Pennsauken Transit Center offers free parking and connections from the River LINE.

Free and convenient shuttle bus service is available between the Atlantic City Rail Terminal and Atlantic City casinos. The service is fast, reliable, and timed with train arrivals and departures. You will make it to the casinos in no time! Pickups at casinos begin approximately 25 minutes before the train is scheduled to depart. Click HERE for more information on this free shuttle.


Get to or from Atlantic City using convenient connections between Amtrak trains and NJ TRANSIT Atlantic City Rail Line at Philadelphia 30th Street Station. Book your trip ticket for both rail lines for travel to and from any Amtrak train station.

Philadelphia International Airport via SEPTA
Travel to or from Philadelphia International Airport via SEPTA  and connect to NJ TRANSIT at 30th Street Station for Atlantic City. 

Alternate Service Guide

Certain bus routes provide options to Atlantic City Line train service. A listing of alternatives by service line and station connection follows. Find your bus route below, then check MyBus for real-time arrivals. If you have a monthly rail pass valued at $67 or more, travel on the bus or light rail is free.

Pennsauken Transit Center - River Line, 404, 417, 419
Cherry Hill - 406, 450
Lindenwold - 403, 459, 554, PATCO
Atco - 554
Hammonton - 554
Egg Harbor City - 554
Absecon - 554
Atlantic City - 501, 502, 504, 505, 507, 508, 509, 551, 552, 553, 554, 559



NJ TRANSIT offers discounted round-trip excursion fares between New York, Newark, Jersey City, and Atlantic City for $48.30. Round-trip tickets must be purchased before boarding and are available at New York (Port Authority Bus Terminal), Newark Penn Station, Journal Square in Jersey City, Atlantic City Bus Terminal, or using the NJ TRANSIT Mobile App.

Drivers are not able to issue round-trip tickets on the bus. Tickets are good for up to ten (10) days from and including the date of the sale. See Bus Route 319 timetable for schedule information.

FromBus Route
New York (Port Authority Bus Terminal)
Newark (Limited)
Journal Square (Limited)
Toms River

NOTE: Consult the trip planner for service schedules to and from your destination by town name.


NJ TRANSIT offers a discount round-trip excursion fare between Philadelphia and Atlantic City for $23.00. Round-trip tickets must be purchased at Atlantic City Bus Terminal or using the NJ TRANSIT Mobile App. Drivers are not able to issue round-trip tickets on the bus. Tickets are good for up to ten (10) days from and including the date of sale.

FromBus Route
PHILADELPHIA (Race Street, Market Street, Broad Street, and Vine Street )
CAMDEN (Walter Rand Transportation Center)
AVANDALE PARK and RIDE (Sicklerville)

NOTE: Consult the trip planner for service schedules to and from your destination by town name.


Bus Route 551 stops at the Atlantic City Bus Terminal, allowing easy connections with NJ TRANSIT bus services to many shore destinations in southern New Jersey, including Ventnor, Margate, Longport, Brigantine, Ocean City, and Sea Isle City.

Plan Your Trip to Atlantic City

To plan your trip to Atlantic City, use the online trip planner.  Simply enter your starting address and date of travel.

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