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Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Stamford to Richmond?

Lowest Price$59.00
Fastest Train7h 13m
Trains Per Day4
Train Lines2
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Price trends for trains from Stamford to Richmond

Monthly average prices

$175$140$105$70$35ASONDJFMAMJJ

Prices as travel date approaches

$175$140$105$70$353020100

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Stamford to Richmond 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. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How do you find cheap train tickets from Stamford to Richmond?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, $73.44 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Stamford to Richmond.

How long is the train journey from Stamford to Richmond?

The distance between Stamford and Richmond is approximately 320 miles, or 515 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 8 hours and 44 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 7 hours and 13 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Stamford to Richmond are the most crowded on Tuesday. 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 Monday 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 Stamford at 8:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 11:00am. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from Stamford to Richmond?

There are 4 scheduled trains on most days. There is one direct train, which you can stay on for the entire journey from Stamford to Richmond. In contrast, taking a non-direct train would require you to transfer trains during your trip.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Richmond to Stamford. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Stamford to Richmond for $65.00.

What train services are there from Stamford to Richmond?

2 train services operate from Stamford to Richmond. Amtrak usually has more trains scheduled, with 3 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak39h 27m$109.63
Amtrak Northeast Regional27h 57m$78.28

Where is the train station in Stamford?

There is one train station in Stamford:

  • Washington Blvd and S State St

Where is the train station in Richmond?

Richmond receives travelers from Stamford at its two active train stations:

  • 7519 Staples Mill Rd
  • 1500 E Main St

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