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How much are train tickets from Fayetteville to Richmond?

Lowest Price$39.00
Fastest Train3h 45m
Trains Per Day3
Train Lines3
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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Fayetteville 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 Fayetteville 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, $42.93 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Fayetteville to Richmond. By booking your trip 18 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $13.93 compared to a same-day fare.

How long is the train journey from Fayetteville to Richmond?

The distance between Fayetteville and Richmond is approximately 190 miles, or 305 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 36 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 45 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 Fayetteville 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 Saturday 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 Fayetteville at 12:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 1:00pm. 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 Fayetteville to Richmond?

There are 3 scheduled trains on most days. 2 of these are direct connections to Richmond. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Richmond to Fayetteville. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Fayetteville to Richmond for $5.00.

What train services are there from Fayetteville to Richmond?

There are 3 train lines with service from Fayetteville to Richmond. There is only one daily train on each service.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak16h 5m$54.99
Amtrak Palmetto13h 59m$42.37
Amtrak Silver Service13h 45m$43.68

Where is the train station in Fayetteville?

There is one train station in Fayetteville:

  • 472 Hay St

Where is the train station in Richmond?

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

  • 7519 Staples Mill Rd
  • 1500 E Main St

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