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How much are San Francisco to Richmond train tickets?

Lowest Price$11.00
Fastest0h 45m
Daily Schedules32
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How to find cheap train tickets from San Francisco to Richmond ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from San Francisco to Richmond 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 San Francisco to Richmond was $12.59. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 0 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $0.00 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 journey from San Francisco to Richmond ? How far is San Francisco to Richmond ?

The distance between San Francisco to Richmond is 11.79 miles or 18.96 km. A train trip from San Francisco to Richmond typically takes 1 hour and 18 minutes. If you are looking to get to Richmond faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in and 45 minutes to get from San Francisco to Richmond.

trains from San Francisco to Richmond average a travel time of under two hours, perfect for a day trip. That's just enough time to check your email, catch up with friends on chat and post a couple of jealousy-inducing pictures from your trip.

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

Amtrak has the most connections between San Francisco to Richmond

Typically there are 32 schedules to compare for your trip to Richmond. One train carrier operates regular service on the San Francisco to Richmond route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between San Francisco to Richmond, usually offering 32 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from San Francisco to Richmond, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

One train carrier connects San Francisco to Richmond

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from San Francisco to Richmond start from $9.00, and on average cost $12.43. Daily there are 32 Amtrak schedules to Richmond. Amtrak in San Francisco leaves from Bus Terminal - 200 Folsom St and 3 other stations. And in Richmond trains arrive at BART Station - 1700 Nevin Ave,

From San Francisco to Richmond train travel on Amtrak takes 1 hours and 19 minutes. If you are looking to get to Richmond faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 45 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 19 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $12.64 for a one-way train ticket to Richmond.

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Avg. Time
1h 19m
Avg. Price
$12.43

Plan your next adventure:

There are 4 different stations that serve train trips to Richmond that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in San Francisco serving this route is Bus Terminal - 200 Folsom St, 5 Embarcadero Ctr - Corner of California & Drumm St, Beach St and The Embarcadero Pier 39 - Fisherman's Wharf, 835 Market St.
  • Bus Terminal - 200 Folsom St
  • 5 Embarcadero Ctr - Corner of California & Drumm St
  • Beach St and The Embarcadero Pier 39 - Fisherman's Wharf
  • 835 Market St
There is one train station where trains arrive in Richmond from San Francisco., The busiest departure station in San Francisco serving this route is BART Station - 1700 Nevin Ave.
  • BART Station - 1700 Nevin Ave