The distance between Arcata to Richmond VA is 2479.93 miles or 3990.05 km. A train trip from Arcata to Richmond VA typically takes 102 hours and 26 minutes. If you are looking to get to Richmond faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 100 hours and 12 minutes to get from Arcata to Richmond.
Going from Arcata to Richmond by train takes over 102 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.
On Thursday trains from Arcata to Richmond are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Thursday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Richmond. One train carrier operates regular service on the Arcata to Richmond route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Arcata to Richmond, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Arcata to Richmond, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Arcata to Richmond VA, which start at $258.91.
Amtrak train tickets from Arcata to Richmond start from $495.69, and on average cost $495.69. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Richmond. Amtrak in Arcata leaves from 925 E St Transit Ctr, And in Richmond trains arrive at 7519 Staples Mill Rd,
From Arcata to Richmond train travel on Amtrak takes 102 hours and 26 minutes. If you are looking to get to Richmond faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 100 hours and 12 minutes.