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How much are train tickets from Greenville, NC to Richmond, VA?

Lowest Price$39.00
Fastest Train4h 27m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines1
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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Greenville 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.

Can you take a train all the way from Greenville to Richmond?

While the train is the main method of transportation from Greenville to Richmond, it will only take you part of the way there. Please note that part of your trip will be on a different vehicle, most commonly a bus or express shuttle.

How do you find cheap train tickets from Greenville 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, $44.00 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Greenville to Richmond.

How long is the train journey from Greenville to Richmond?

The distance between Greenville and Richmond is approximately 133 miles, or 214 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 5 hours and 30 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 27 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 Greenville to Richmond are the most crowded on Thursday. 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 Thursday 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 Greenville at 12:00pm while the last train of the day leaves at 12:00pm. 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 Greenville to Richmond?

Trains leave the station in Greenville twice a day, so thre are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. However, there are no direct trains. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you change trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Richmond to Greenville. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Greenville to Richmond for $34.00.

What train services are there from Greenville to Richmond?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Greenville to Richmond. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak25h 31m$45.33

Where is the train station in Greenville?

There is one train station in Greenville:

  • G.K. Butterfield Transportation Ctr

Where is the train station in Richmond?

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

  • 7519 Staples Mill Rd
  • 1500 E Main St

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