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Washington to Richmond train - cost & duration

Cheapest price£22.56
Shortest Duration2h 0m
Trips per day10
train carriers4
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How to book cheap Washington DC to Richmond train tickets?

The best way to get deals on train tickets from Washington to Richmond is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Washington to Richmond were £24.80. By booking 13 days out, tickets are on average £7.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by train from Washington to Richmond?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Washington to Richmond by train is at 07:00 on Tuesday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 18:00 on Wednesday is when the fewest number of train tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the train departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Amtrak Northeast Regional from Washington DC to Richmond has the most daily schedules

On average there are 10 train trips per day. Amtrak Northeast Regional has the most options for departures from Washington to Richmond, with an average of 6 trips per day and 138 monthly trips. 4 train carriers currently travel from Washington to Richmond. Of the 10 trips there are 10 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Travelling by Coach from Washington DC to Richmond starts at £0.78.

4 carriers offer Washington to Richmond train trips

Amtrak Carolinian

Book Amtrak Carolinian from Washington to Richmond from £25.67. There are 1 Amtrak Carolinian schedules from Washington to Richmond and you can expect on average to pay £43.53 for a Amtrak Carolinian ticket to Richmond. In Washington, Amtrak Carolinian departs to Richmond from Union Station and no other station. In Richmond, Amtrak Carolinian arrives at 7519 Staples Mill Rd and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Carolinian from Washington to Richmond takes 2 hours and 14 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Carolinian trip will get you to Richmond in 2 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Carolinian offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay £43.63 for a weekend getaway to Richmond.

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Avg. Time
2h 14m
Avg. Price
£43.53

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Book Amtrak Northeast Regional from Washington to Richmond from £22.56. There are 6 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules from Washington to Richmond and you can expect on average to pay £27.71 for a Amtrak Northeast Regional ticket to Richmond. In Washington, Amtrak Northeast Regional departs to Richmond from Union Station and no other station. In Richmond, Amtrak Northeast Regional arrives at 7519 Staples Mill Rd and 1 other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Northeast Regional from Washington to Richmond takes 2 hours and 21 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Northeast Regional trip will get you to Richmond in 2 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers 6 trips per day and you could expect to pay £28.59 for a weekend getaway to Richmond.

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Avg. Time
2h 21m
Avg. Price
£27.71

Amtrak Palmetto

Book Amtrak Palmetto from Washington to Richmond from £23.33. There are 1 Amtrak Palmetto schedules from Washington to Richmond and you can expect on average to pay £30.61 for a Amtrak Palmetto ticket to Richmond. In Washington, Amtrak Palmetto departs to Richmond from Union Station and no other station. In Richmond, Amtrak Palmetto arrives at 7519 Staples Mill Rd and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Palmetto from Washington to Richmond takes 2 hours and 11 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Palmetto trip will get you to Richmond in 2 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Palmetto offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay £31.66 for a weekend getaway to Richmond.

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Avg. Time
2h 11m
Avg. Price
£30.61

Amtrak Silver Service

Book Amtrak Silver Service from Washington to Richmond from £23.33. There are 1 Amtrak Silver Service schedules from Washington to Richmond and you can expect on average to pay £31.56 for a Amtrak Silver Service ticket to Richmond. In Washington, Amtrak Silver Service departs to Richmond from Union Station and no other station. In Richmond, Amtrak Silver Service arrives at 7519 Staples Mill Rd and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Silver Service from Washington to Richmond takes 2 hours and 6 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Silver Service trip will get you to Richmond in 2 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Silver Service offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay £34.71 for a weekend getaway to Richmond.

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Extra legroom
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Power point
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Avg. Time
2h 6m
Avg. Price
£31.56
Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include one station that has train departures from Washington. Most train trips to Richmond will depart from Union Station.
  • Union Station
Train trips arrive in Richmond at 2 stations, depending on which train line you are travelling with. 7519 Staples Mill Rd, 1500 E Main St are the main train stations in Richmond for trips arriving from Washington.
  • 7519 Staples Mill Rd
  • 1500 E Main St