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Journey Information

There are 10 intercity buses per day from Richmond to Greensboro. Traveling by bus from Richmond to Greensboro usually takes around 4 hours and 16 minutes, but the fastest Wanda Coach bus can make the trip in 3 hours and 30 minutes.

Distance165 mi (266 km)
Shortest duration3h 30m
Cheapest price$23.50
Trips per day9
Most frequent serviceGreyhound
Bus lines4

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Pros: Trip was good. Cons: Cleaning. Tips: Bring mask.

How much is a bus ticket from Richmond to Greensboro?

Bus tickets for a trip from Richmond to Greensboro cost $61.81 on average. Consider it a bargain when you can snag tickets for less than $61.81. If you book your trip ahead of time using Wanderu, you can easily find bus tickets at or below this price.

Average prices by travel date


Bus tickets from Richmond to Greensboro are expected to cost between $67 and $99 over the next four weeks. If you're planning a trip to Greensboro within the next week, you can find the cheapest bus tickets starting from $67. Don't wait too long to book your ticket, as prices tend to rise as the travel date approaches.

Monthly avg. prices

If you're on the hunt for the cheapest bus tickets from Richmond to Greensboro, mark your calendar for May. During this period, you can expect to find the lowest average ticket price of the year, just $61. However, taking the bus from Richmond to Greensboro during September is not so cheap. This time of year, ticket prices often reach an average of $93. The best way to find deals on a trip in September is to plan ahead and book your bus ticket as early as possible.

Prices as travel date approaches


The easiest way to save money on bus tickets is by booking in advance! Many carriers increase prices as the travel date approaches, so it's always a good idea to buy your tickets as early as possible. Book at least 9 days in advance to save $4.06 or more on your ticket, compared to booking at the last minute.

What bus companies travel from Richmond to Greensboro?

There are 4 bus lines from Richmond to Greensboro available for you to search and compare on Wanderu. With 4 daily trips, Greyhound usually has the most buses running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
CoachRun14h 16m$32.98
FlixBus US55h 2m$47.64
Greyhound45h 17m$48.37
Wanda Coach33h 40m$100.00
  • Book CoachRun from Richmond to Greensboro from $24. Typically there is one CoachRun schedule per day from Richmond to Greensboro and you can expect on average to pay for a CoachRun ticket to Greensboro. In Richmond, CoachRun departs to Greensboro from 900 W. Leigh St . In Greensboro, CoachRun arrives at 3508 W Gate City Blvd, Greensboro, NC 27407 .

    An average trip on CoachRun from Richmond to Greensboro takes 4 hours and 16 minutes , while the fastest available CoachRun trip will get you to Greensboro in 3 hours and 30 minutes .

    On weekends, CoachRun offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to Greensboro.

  • FlixBus US is the American branch of German bus company FlixBus, known for providing sustainable, affordable, and modern bus travel. The company offers cheap bus tickets to popular urban destinations throughout the United States. FlixBus US buses include many amenities, including comfortable seats, free WiFi, power outlets at every seat, and an online portal for free entertainment. On average, FlixBus US operates 5 trips per day from Richmond to Greensboro, and the average ticket for this route costs only .

  • 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 4 bus trips from Richmond to Greensboro every day, with the average journey taking around 5 hours and 17 minutes to complete. Bus tickets for Greyhound trips to Greensboro usually start from $32.

  • Wanda Coach is one of the leading Chinatown bus carriers in the U.S. The company offers 3 daily bus trips to and from more than 70 cities across the East Coast and the Midwest. With bus ticket prices starting from $100 and convenient pick-up and drop-off locations, Wanda Coach is one of the preferred bus carriers for passengers looking to travel between the Chinatown districts of Richmond and Greensboro.

Frequently Asked Questions

The bus takes an average of 4 hours and 16 minutes to cover the 165 miles from Richmond to Greensboro. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours and 30 minutes. In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the road. 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.

Because many passengers travel from Richmond to Greensboro 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, Thursday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.

The first bus leaves at 12:00am and the last bus leaves at 11:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Richmond to Greensboro, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 10 scheduled buses that travel from Richmond to Greensboro every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 9 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Richmond to Greensboro; ticket prices start at $29.00.

City Information


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.


Consisting mostly of industrial buildings, Greensboro is the type of city that only reveals its charm to those who have given it time. Head over to the Colonial Heritage Center to learn more about the life of the colonists during the first days of the country. The relics here, including the most outstanding collection of colonial-era maps in the country, will certainly leave you satisfied. One of the highlights of the city is the Old Greensborough quarter, which serves as a living time capsule for fans of history. The quarter also hosts some of the best establishments in town, so don’t hesitate to unwind and enjoy a quick bite at a local restaurant. When you need to retreat from the crowd, the Tanger Family Bicentennial Garden and Bog Garden, which features artful sculptures, will be a great choice.

Greensboro’s food scene is expanding rapidly and Table 16 is one of the most famous stars of this burgeoning food scene. The menu incorporates locally-grown produce as well as seasonal dishes whenever possible, making it a great place to try out local staples.

Depending on the bus carrier you are going to travel with, there are several bus stops around Greensboro that you could end up departing from or arriving at. The main Amtrak train station in town is the J. Douglas Galyon Depot located in the center of the city. Greensboro is served by Amtrak’s Carolinian, Crescent and Piedmont lines. The airport serving the city is Piedmont Triad International Airport, which is located in Guilford County.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Richmond?

Main departure station: 2910 N Arthur Ashe Blvd

Buses to Greensboro leave from 3 stations in Richmond.

All bus stations in Richmond:

  • 2910 N Arthur Ashe Blvd

  • 5221 Brook Rd

  • 900 W. Leigh St

Where does the bus arrive in Greensboro?

Main arrival station: Greensboro Bus Station

Buses arrive in Greensboro at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with.

All bus stations in Greensboro:

  • Greensboro Bus Station

  • 628 Guilford College Rd (BP Gas Station)

  • 3508 W Gate City Blvd, Greensboro, NC 27407

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