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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Richmond to Dallas?

Lowest price£244.21
Fastest train43h 20m
Trains per day2
Train lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Richmond to Dallas 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 Richmond to Dallas?

While the train is the main method of transportation from Richmond to Dallas, 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.

What is the price of a train ticket from Richmond to Dallas?

In the last month, £244.21 was the average price of a train ticket from Richmond, VA to Dallas, TX. Given how far apart Richmond and Dallas are from each other, there's no getting around the fact that most train tickets are on the pricier side. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.

How long is the train journey from Richmond to Dallas?

The distance between Richmond and Dallas is approximately 1140 miles, or 1834 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 43 hours and 43 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 43 hours and 20 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 Richmond to Dallas 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 Monday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Richmond at 17:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 18:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Richmond to Dallas?

Trains leave the station in Richmond twice a day, so there are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. However, there are no direct trains. 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 change 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 Dallas to Richmond. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Richmond to Dallas for £209.98.

Which train should you take from Richmond to Dallas?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Richmond, Virginia to Dallas, Texas. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak21d 19h 43m£244.21

Amtrak train tickets from Richmond to Dallas start from £244, and on average cost £244. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Dallas. Amtrak in Richmond leaves from 7519 Staples Mill Rd and one other station. And in Dallas trains arrive at Bus Terminal - 205 S Lamar St, From Richmond to Dallas train travel on Amtrak takes 43 hours and 43 minutes. If you are looking to get to Dallas faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 43 hours and 20 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £244 for a one-way train ticket to Dallas.

Price trends for trains from Richmond to Dallas

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