The distance between Philadelphia and Richmond is 2510.99 miles or 4040.03 km. A train trip from Philadelphia to Richmond typically takes 80 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 77 hours and 17 minutes to get from Philadelphia to Richmond.
Going from Philadelphia to Richmond by train takes over 80 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 Monday trains from Philadelphia 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 Thursday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Amtrak train tickets from Philadelphia to Richmond start from $232.00, and on average cost $338.53. Daily there are 4 Amtrak schedules to Richmond. Amtrak in Philadelphia leaves from 30th St Station - 2955 Market St, And in Richmond trains arrive at BART Station - 1700 Nevin Ave,
From Philadelphia to Richmond train travel on Amtrak takes 79 hours and 46 minutes. If you are looking to get to Richmond faster, Amtrak offers more express-schedule options with a travel time of 77 hours and 0 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $423.88 for a one-way train ticket to Richmond.