Cheap Pontiac to Richmond train tickets

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How to find cheap train tickets from Pontiac to Richmond ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Pontiac 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 Pontiac to Richmond was $119.00. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 21 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $24.00 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 Pontiac to Richmond ? How far is Pontiac to Richmond ?

The distance between Pontiac to Richmond is 468.91 miles or 754.45 km. A train trip from Pontiac to Richmond typically takes 31 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 25 hours and 33 minutes to get from Pontiac to Richmond.

Going from Pontiac to Richmond by train takes over 31 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 Pontiac 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 Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Pontiac to Richmond

Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Richmond. One train carrier operates regular service on the Pontiac to Richmond route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Pontiac to Richmond, usually offering 3 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Pontiac 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 Pontiac to Richmond

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Pontiac to Richmond start from $103.00, and on average cost $135.64. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Richmond. Amtrak in Pontiac leaves from Transp Ctr - 51000 Woodward Ave, And in Richmond trains arrive at 7519 Staples Mill Rd and one other train station.

From Pontiac to Richmond train travel on Amtrak takes 30 hours and 40 minutes. If you are looking to get to Richmond faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 26 hours and 0 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $163.50 for a one-way train ticket to Richmond.

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Avg. Time
6h 40m
Avg. Price
$135.64

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There is one train station from which trains depart Pontiac on their way to Richmond. The busiest departure station in Pontiac serving this route is Transp Ctr - 51000 Woodward Ave.
  • Transp Ctr - 51000 Woodward Ave
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Richmond. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination., The busiest departure station in Pontiac serving this route is 7519 Staples Mill Rd, 1500 E Main St.
  • 7519 Staples Mill Rd
  • 1500 E Main St