Cheap train tickets from Richmond, VA to Baltimore

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

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Users that traveled with Amtrak Northeast Regional report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
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Users that traveled with Amtrak Palmetto report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Richmond, VA to Baltimore?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Richmond to Baltimore 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 Baltimore was £32.50. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 24 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £13.56 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 Baltimore?

The distance between Richmond and Baltimore is approximately 128.93 miles, or 207.43 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 3 hours and 57 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 6 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 Baltimore?

On Thursday trains from Richmond to Baltimore 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 Friday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Richmond to Baltimore?

Typically there are 20 schedules to compare for your trip to Baltimore. On the route to Baltimore 5 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Northeast Regional offers the most scheduled departures between Richmond to Baltimore, usually offering 13 trips per day. 18 train trips per day are direct connections to Baltimore, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Coach tickets from Richmond, VA to Baltimore, which start at £9.96.

Here are the 5 train companies that operate from Richmond to Baltimore

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Richmond to Baltimore start from £29.11, and on average cost £48.33. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak in Richmond leaves from 7519 Staples Mill Rd and one other station. And in Baltimore trains arrive at Amtrak - MARC Station (BWI) and one other train station.

From Richmond to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak takes 5 hours and 51 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 6 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 3 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £47.92 for a one-way train ticket to Baltimore.

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5h 51m
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£48.33

Amtrak Carolinian

Amtrak Carolinian train tickets from Richmond to Baltimore start from £32.94, and on average cost £39.92. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Carolinian schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak Carolinian in Richmond leaves from 7519 Staples Mill Rd, And in Baltimore trains arrive at Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St,

From Richmond to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak Carolinian takes 3 hours and 36 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak Carolinian offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 6 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Baltimore on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Carolinian scheduled trip per day, which will cost £43.55 for a one-way weekend reservation from Richmond.

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3h 36m
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£39.92

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak Northeast Regional train tickets from Richmond to Baltimore start from £27.57, and on average cost £33.66. Daily there are 13 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak Northeast Regional in Richmond leaves from 7519 Staples Mill Rd and one other station. And in Baltimore trains arrive at Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St and one other train station.

From Richmond to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak Northeast Regional takes 3 hours and 41 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 6 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers 12 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £33.67 for a one-way train ticket to Baltimore.

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3h 41m
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£33.66

Amtrak Palmetto

Amtrak Palmetto train tickets from Richmond to Baltimore start from £29.11, and on average cost £35.65. Daily there are 2 Amtrak Palmetto schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak Palmetto in Richmond leaves from 7519 Staples Mill Rd, And in Baltimore trains arrive at Amtrak - MARC Station (BWI) and one other train station.

From Richmond to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak Palmetto takes 3 hours and 49 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak Palmetto offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 6 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Palmetto offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £35.68 for a one-way train ticket to Baltimore.

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3h 49m
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£35.65

Amtrak Silver Service

Amtrak Silver Service train tickets from Richmond to Baltimore start from £32.94, and on average cost £39.30. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Silver Service schedules to Baltimore. Amtrak Silver Service in Richmond leaves from 7519 Staples Mill Rd, And in Baltimore trains arrive at Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St,

From Richmond to Baltimore train travel on Amtrak Silver Service takes 3 hours and 37 minutes. If you are looking to get to Baltimore faster, Amtrak Silver Service offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 6 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Baltimore on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Silver Service scheduled trip per day, which will cost £41.06 for a one-way weekend reservation from Richmond.

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3h 37m
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£39.30

Plan your next adventure

There are 2 train stations in Richmond with trains to Baltimore. For this route, the busiest departing train stations are:
  • 7519 Staples Mill Rd
  • 1500 E Main St
There are 2 different stations where trains from Richmond arrive in Baltimore. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving train stations in Baltimore:
  • Penn Station - 1500 N Charles St
  • Amtrak - MARC Station (BWI)