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Trip Summary

There are 6 daily trains from Stockton to Richmond. Traveling by train from Stockton to Richmond usually takes around one hour and 31 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak San Joaquins train can make the trip in one hour and 13 minutes.

Distance58 mi (93 km)
Fastest train1h 13m
Lowest price$10.35
Trains per day4
Most frequent serviceAmtrak San Joaquins
Train lines2

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Stockton, CA to Richmond, CA

(Based on 3 ratings and reviews)

4.7

5.0

Jessica

April 24, 2021 - Solo travel

Amtrak San Joaquins

Pros: Well. Cons: Cost. Tips: Lyft is great.

Pros: Well. Cons: Cost. Tips: Lyft is great.

5.0

Dana

May 22, 2019 - Regular commuter

Amtrak San Joaquins

Pros: OTHER THAN ONE OR TWO LOUD TALKING PASSENGERS, I WAS ABLE TO SIT BACK AND READ. Cons: TO ASK SOME PASSENGERS TO LOWER THERE VOICE AND PHONE CONVERSATION.

Pros: OTHER THAN ONE OR TWO LOUD TALKING PASSENGERS, I WAS ABLE TO SIT BACK AND READ. Cons: TO ASK SOME PASSENGERS TO LOWER THERE VOICE AND PHONE CONVERSATION.

What is the price of a train ticket from Stockton to Richmond?

In the last month, C$10.35 was the average price of a train ticket from Stockton, CA to Richmond, CA. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 15 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around C$5.74 more than that for a same-day booking.

Average prices by travel date

$18$12$6JunJun

Over the next 30 days, the average cost of a one-way train trip from Stockton to Richmond will vary between C$11 and C$18. Planning a train trip to Richmond within the upcoming week? The cheapest train ticket you can find from Stockton over the next 7 days is C$11. Make sure to book your trip as soon as possible as train fares tend to go up as you get closer to your travel date.

Monthly average prices

$30$24$18$12$6JASONDJFMAMJ
Traveling from Stockton to Richmond by train will cost you about the same regardless of the time of year for which you plan your trip. In general, train ticket prices for that route don’t fluctuate much throughout the year, so expect to pay around C$12 whenever you decide to board the train to Richmond.

Prices as travel date approaches

$30$24$18$12$63020100

Since the average price of train trips from Stockton to Richmond remains pretty consistent throughout the year, there’s no need to book your tickets too far in advance. However, we still recommend you purchase your train tickets at least 48 hours ahead of departure time to avoid surprise last-minute surges and the risk of the train selling out.

Which train should you take from Stockton to Richmond?

2 train services operate from Stockton, California to Richmond, California. Amtrak San Joaquins usually has more trains scheduled, with 4 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak22h 15m$14.71
Amtrak San Joaquins41h 15m$11.43
  • Amtrak

    Amtrak

    Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey. On average, there are 2 Amtrak trains from Stockton to Richmond every day, as well as 3 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from $10.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Stockton to Richmond during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

Can you take a train all the way from Stockton to Richmond?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Stockton to Richmond. However, there are also some trips on this route that require you to board another vehicle, such as a bus or a shuttle, during your journey. This is worth paying attention to as you book your trip, since a direct train may be preferable for its speed and convenience.

How long is the train journey from Stockton to Richmond?

The distance between Stockton and Richmond is approximately 58 miles, or 93 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 31 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 13 minutes. As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Stockton to Richmond are the most crowded on Sunday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Friday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Stockton at 8:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 8:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Stockton to Richmond?

There are 6 scheduled trains on most days. 4 of these are direct connections to Richmond. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Richmond to Stockton.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Stockton?

Departure stations

There are two stations in Stockton where you can board the train to Richmond.

Train stations in Stockton:

  • Cabral Station - 949 E Channel St

Where is the train station in Richmond?

Arrival stations

Richmond has one train station.

Need a return trip from Richmond to Stockton?

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