Cheap train tickets from Richmond, VA to Atlanta


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How much are train tickets from Richmond, VA to Atlanta?

Lowest Price£83.03
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Richmond, VA to Atlanta?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Richmond to Atlanta 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 Richmond to Atlanta was £93.90. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 20 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £43.37 compared to a typical last-minute fare. 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 Richmond, VA to Atlanta?

The distance between Richmond and Atlanta is approximately 470.15 miles, or 756.45 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 19 hours and 54 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 14 hours and 13 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 Richmond to Atlanta?

On Monday trains from Richmond to Atlanta 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 Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Richmond to Atlanta?

Typically there are 4 schedules to compare for your trip to Atlanta. One train carrier operates regular service on the Richmond to Atlanta route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Richmond to Atlanta, usually offering 4 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Richmond to Atlanta, 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 Coach tickets from Richmond, VA to Atlanta, which start at £0.76.

One train company connects Richmond to Atlanta


Amtrak train tickets from Richmond to Atlanta start from £83.03, and on average cost £104.60. Daily there are 4 Amtrak schedules to Atlanta. Amtrak in Richmond leaves from 7519 Staples Mill Rd and one other station. And in Atlanta trains arrive at Peachtree Station - 1688 Peachtree St NW,

From Richmond to Atlanta train travel on Amtrak takes 19 hours and 54 minutes. If you are looking to get to Atlanta faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 14 hours and 13 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 6 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £106.86 for a one-way train ticket to Atlanta.

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There are 2 train stations in Richmond with trains to Atlanta. For this route, the busiest departing train stations are:
  • 7519 Staples Mill Rd
  • 1500 E Main St
There is one train station where trains from Richmond arrive in Atlanta:
  • Peachtree Station - 1688 Peachtree St NW