Research and Book your favorite Atlantic City New Jersey hotels and casinos online with the AC Hotel Experts!ACES will depart from New York City's Penn Station and stopping quickly at Newark Penn Station, the trains will travel through Trenton, following Amtrak's Northeast Corridor line, crossing the Delaware River and continuing north of Philadelphia, they'll merge onto NJ Transit's Atlantic City Line (No Stops in Philly). The total travel time will be 2.5 hours from departure in NYC to arrival in Atlantic City.
Top 10 appealing features of the new train service are 1. Full service bar 2. Direct Route to AC 3. Total Travel Time no more than 2.42 minutes 4. Travel in Comfort with leather seats 5. First Class Option with beverage service 6. Free Shuttle to Casinos 7. $100 round trip 8. Live entertainment in the Lounge Car 9. Convenient departure schedules 10. Why drive, just relax!
The casinos paid nearly $15 million to purchase and modify eight new multilevel rail cars, according to the consortium.
The Casino Reinvestment Development Authority, a state agency that provides money for economic development, paid roughly $4.5 million to NJ Transit toward the purchase four diesel locomotives from Amtrak. The trains need both electric and diesel cars to accommodate the types of power used on the Northeast Corridor and Atlantic City lines. Each train was remodeled and designed by experts to provide a luxury travel experience in comfort, let's get ready to Party in Atlantic City, NJ.