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Colorado Springs-Richmond Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There is one daily train from Colorado Springs to Richmond. Traveling by train from Colorado Springs to Richmond usually takes around 46 hours and 17 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance1484 mi (2389 km)
Fastest train46h 17m
Lowest price$278.03
Most frequent serviceAmtrak
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Which train should you take from Colorado Springs to Richmond?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Colorado Springs, Colorado to Richmond, Virginia. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak11d 22h 17m$370.50
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    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 1 Amtrak trains from Colorado Springs to Richmond every day, as well as 1 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from $278.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Colorado Springs 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 Colorado Springs to Richmond?

While the train is the main method of transportation from Colorado Springs to Richmond, it will only take you part of the way there. Please note that part of your trip will be on a different vehicle, most commonly a bus or express shuttle.

How long is the train journey from Colorado Springs to Richmond?

The distance between Colorado Springs and Richmond is approximately 1484 miles, or 2389 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 46 hours and 17 minutes,

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Colorado Springs to Richmond are the most crowded on Monday. 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?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Colorado Springs at 4:00pm and arrives in Richmond around 46 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Colorado Springs to Richmond?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. However, it is not a direct train. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you transfer trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Richmond to Colorado Springs. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Colorado Springs to Richmond for $252.87.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Colorado Springs?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Colorado Springs.

Where is the train station in Richmond?

Arrival stations

Richmond has one train station.

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