The distance between Lancaster to Richmond is 183.06 miles or 294.54 km. A train trip from Lancaster to Richmond typically takes 8 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 6 hours and 30 minutes to get from Lancaster to Richmond.
Going from Lancaster to Richmond by train takes over 8 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 Wednesday trains from Lancaster 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 Friday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Amtrak train tickets from Lancaster to Richmond start from $78.00, and on average cost $103.03. Daily there are 8 Amtrak schedules to Richmond. Amtrak in Lancaster leaves from 53 E Mcgovern Ave, And in Richmond trains arrive at 7519 Staples Mill Rd and one other train station.
From Lancaster to Richmond train travel on Amtrak takes 7 hours and 42 minutes. If you are looking to get to Richmond faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 7 hours and 0 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 6 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $126.90 for a one-way train ticket to Richmond.