Cheap train tickets from Reading, PA to Richmond, VA


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How much are train tickets from Reading, PA to Richmond, VA?

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How do you find cheap train tickets from Reading, PA to Richmond, VA?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Reading to Richmond is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Reading to Richmond was £131.66. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from Reading, PA to Richmond, VA?

The distance between Reading and Richmond is approximately 209.56 miles, or 337.17 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 10 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 9 hours and 31 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Reading to Richmond?

On Saturday trains from Reading 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.

What train companies travel from Reading to Richmond?

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Richmond. One train carrier operates regular service on the Reading to Richmond route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Reading to Richmond, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Reading 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.

One train company connects Reading to Richmond


Amtrak train tickets from Reading to Richmond start from £131.66, and on average cost £131.66. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Richmond. Amtrak in Reading leaves from Intercity Bus Terminal, And in Richmond trains arrive at 7519 Staples Mill Rd,

From Reading to Richmond train travel on Amtrak takes 9 hours and 41 minutes.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Reading on their way to Richmond:
  • Intercity Bus Terminal
There is one train station where trains from Reading arrive in Richmond:
  • 7519 Staples Mill Rd