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Richmond-Norfolk Train Timetable
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|Fastest Train||2h 10m|
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Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Richmond to Norfolk right now?
We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.
Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
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Can you take a train all the way from Richmond to Norfolk?
What is the price of a train ticket from Richmond to Norfolk?
In the last month, €16.26 was the average price of a train ticket from Richmond, VA to Norfolk, VA. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 10 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around €11.98 more than that for a same-day booking.
How long is the train journey from Richmond to Norfolk?
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Richmond to Norfolk are the most crowded on Wednesday. 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 Sunday 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 09:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 20:00. 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 Norfolk?
There are 4 scheduled trains on most days. 2 of these are direct connections to Norfolk. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.
Which train should you take from Richmond to Norfolk?
2 train services operate from Richmond, Virginia to Norfolk, Virginia. Amtrak usually has more trains scheduled, with 2 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
Amtrak train tickets from Richmond to Norfolk start from €16, and on average cost €17. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Norfolk. Amtrak in Richmond leaves from 7519 Staples Mill Rd and one other station. And in Norfolk trains arrive at 280 Park Ave, Harbor Park, lot D, From Richmond to Norfolk train travel on Amtrak takes 2 hours and 34 minutes. If you are looking to get to Norfolk faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 10 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay for a one-way train ticket to Norfolk.
Amtrak Northeast Regional train tickets from Richmond to Norfolk start from €16, and on average cost €17. Daily there are 2 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules to Norfolk. Amtrak Northeast Regional in Richmond leaves from 7519 Staples Mill Rd, And in Norfolk trains arrive at 280 Park Ave, Harbor Park, lot D, From Richmond to Norfolk train travel on Amtrak Northeast Regional takes 2 hours and 15 minutes. If you are looking to get to Norfolk faster, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 10 minutes. If you are looking to travel to Norfolk on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Northeast Regional scheduled trip per day, which will cost for a one-way weekend reservation from Richmond.
Where is the train station in Richmond?
There are two stations in Richmond where you can board the train to Norfolk:
- 7519 Staples Mill Rd
- 1500 E Main St
Where is the train station in Norfolk?
Norfolk has one train station:
- 280 Park Ave, Harbor Park, lot D
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