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There is one daily bus from Hanover to Richmond. Traveling by bus from Hanover to Richmond usually takes around 16 hours and 30 minutes, but some buses might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled depending on traffic conditions.
|Distance||504 mi (811 km)|
|Shortest duration||16h 30m|
|Most frequent service||Greyhound|
How much is a bus ticket from Hanover to Richmond?
The average price for a bus ticket to Richmond is $125.50, Bus tickets on this route can be more expensive due to the length of the trip. However, taking the bus is one of the most eco-concious way to travel on this route. Wanderu ensures that you find great deals on bus tickets everytime, we search all of the best bus options to present you the lowest prices available from our partner carriers.
Average prices by travel date
Over the next four weeks, the average ticket price of a bus from Hanover to Richmond is expected to range from $118 to $155. If you are looking to travel to Richmond within the next week, you can find bus tickets starting from $120. The cheapest bus tickets in the next month are $118 and can be found on August 22, 2022.
Monthly average prices
The lowest bus ticket prices on this route can usually be found in February. That’s when the average price of a bus ticket is expected to be just $88 – the lowest of the year.
Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Hanover to Richmond in November, expect to spend more on your bus trip, as the average ticket price may surge to $119 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you can still score a ticket at a lower price.
What bus companies travel from Hanover to Richmond?
There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Hanover to Richmond. Greyhound is the only company that has bus schedules available to search and book at the moment. It only makes the trip once a day on most days.
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
Greyhound is the largest nationwide bus carrier in the United States, offering cheap, safe and reliable service across the country. Greyhound has become a household name, serving over 16 million passengers per year with daily trips to over 2,400 destinations. Greyhound performs about 1 bus trips from Hanover to Richmond every day, with the average journey taking around 16 hours and 31 minutes to complete. Bus tickets for Greyhound trips to Richmond usually start from $94.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Hanover to Richmond during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our bus 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, bus 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.
Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the bus or in stations.
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.
How long is the bus ride from Hanover to Richmond?
The bus takes an average of 16 hours and 30 minutes to cover the 504 miles from Hanover to Richmond. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
Because many passengers travel from Hanover to Richmond at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Saturday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Saturday ticket is the way to go.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Hanover?
There is usually only one bus per day from Hanover to Richmond. It leaves the station in Hanover at 1:00pm each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.
How many buses are there each day?
As one of the most historically significant cities in the U.S., Richmond is a top-tier destination for not just fans of history but also culturally-inclined travelers. The premier tourist attraction of the city is the Virginia State Capitol, which features a unique architecture partially designed by Thomas Jefferson himself. For those who want to enjoy a cultural experience, the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts is worth checking out, as it houses five exquisitely beautiful Fabergé eggs, along with works by Degas, Cézanne, and Renoir. If you wish to retreat from the concrete jungle, the Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden is a great alternative.
Richmond’s diverse community has had a huge influence on its food scene. Croaker's Spot is a famous restaurant that serves some of the best seafood around. Richmond is also the home to a burgeoning craft beer scene, and there are as many as 30 brands in the city. Some of the local favorites include Hardywood, The Veil Brewing Co., and The Answer Brewpub.
Richmond is a major hub for bus travel, and visitors can catch buses that go to cities like Washington, D.C., New York and Raleigh on a daily basis. The city boasts two Amtrak train stations that provide regular service to Washington, D.C., New York City and beyond. The principal one is the Main Street Station, which is located right in the heart of downtown Richmond. The main airport is the Richmond International Airport, 7 miles southeast of the city.
Where does the bus leave from in Hanover?
Main departure station: Hanover Inn
Most buses depart from the main station in Hanover.
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Where does the bus arrive in Richmond?
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Main arrival station: Richmond Bus Terminal
Richmond Bus Terminal is a Greyhound Bus Station that serves several routes across the United States. Along with Greyhound, Flixbus services also operate out of this station. The terminal provides intrastate travel to other cities such as Virginia Beach, Norfolk, and Roanoke. It also acts as a thoroughfare for various long-haul bus routes along the East Coast, including New York, Washington, DC, Atlanta, and Miami. Passengers with time to kill can eat at the onsite restaurant or venture out into The Diamond district, which features several parks, coffee shops, and eateries.
All bus stations in Richmond:
Richmond Bus Terminal
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