The distance between Santa Maria to Richmond is 231.99 miles or 373.26 km. A train trip from Santa Maria to Richmond typically takes 9 hours, 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 7 hours and 5 minutes to get from Santa Maria to Richmond.
Going from Santa Maria to Richmond by train takes over 9 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.
On Saturday trains from Santa Maria 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 Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Amtrak train tickets from Santa Maria to Richmond start from $51.00, and on average cost $52.67. Daily there are 4 Amtrak schedules to Richmond. Amtrak in Santa Maria leaves from IHOP - 205 S Nicholson Ave, And in Richmond trains arrive at BART Station - 1700 Nevin Ave,
From Santa Maria to Richmond train travel on Amtrak takes 8 hours and 55 minutes. If you are looking to get to Richmond faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 7 hours and 0 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $52.88 for a one-way train ticket to Richmond.