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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Greenville to Richmond?

Lowest price$39.00
Fastest train4h 27m
Trains per day2
Train lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Greenville to Richmond during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

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.

What is the price of a train ticket from Greenville to Richmond?

In the last month, $44.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Greenville, NC to Richmond, VA. This is a good price that is inexpensive compared to most train fares. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.

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 34 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.

Is there a direct train from Greenville to Richmond?

Trains leave the station in Greenville twice a day, so there 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 $42.00.

Which train should you take from Greenville to Richmond?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Greenville, North Carolina to Richmond, Virginia. The schedule is relatively limited as the train only runs twice a day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak25h 34m$45.75

Amtrak train tickets from Greenville to Richmond start from $39, and on average cost $46. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Richmond. Amtrak in Greenville leaves from G.K. Butterfield Transportation Ctr, And in Richmond trains arrive at 7519 Staples Mill Rd and one other train station. From Greenville to Richmond train travel on Amtrak takes 5 hours and 34 minutes. If you are looking to get to Richmond faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 27 minutes. If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $48 for a one-way train ticket to Richmond.

Price trends for trains from Greenville to Richmond

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