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Philadelphia to Richmond train - cost & duration

Cheapest price$55.00
Shortest Duration4h 0m
Trips per day12
train carriers5
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How to book cheap Philadelphia to Richmond train tickets?

The best way to get deals on train tickets from Philadelphia to Richmond is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Philadelphia to Richmond were $74.06. By booking 14 days out, tickets are on average $18.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by train from Philadelphia to Richmond?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Philadelphia to Richmond by train is at 4:00 AM on Monday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 2:00 PM on Friday is when the fewest number of train tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the train departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Amtrak Northeast Regional from Philadelphia to Richmond has the most daily schedules

On average there are 12 train trips per day. Amtrak Northeast Regional has the most options for departures from Philadelphia to Richmond, with an average of 7 trips per day and 148 monthly trips. 5 train carriers currently travel from Philadelphia to Richmond. Of the 12 trips there are 10 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

Need more travel options? Traveling by Bus from Philadelphia to Richmond starts at $1.00.

5 carriers offer Philadelphia to Richmond train trips

Amtrak

Book Amtrak from Philadelphia to Richmond from $73.00. There are 1 Amtrak schedules from Philadelphia to Richmond and you can expect on average to pay $154.94 for a Amtrak ticket to Richmond. In Philadelphia, Amtrak departs to Richmond from 30th St Station - 2955 Market St and no other station. In Richmond, Amtrak arrives at 7519 Staples Mill Rd and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak from Philadelphia to Richmond takes 6 hours and 20 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak trip will get you to Richmond in 4 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $108.03 for a weekend getaway trip to Richmond.

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Avg. Time
6h 20m
Avg. Price
$154.94

Amtrak Carolinian

Book Amtrak Carolinian from Philadelphia to Richmond from $55.00. There are 1 Amtrak Carolinian schedules from Philadelphia to Richmond and you can expect on average to pay $84.72 for a Amtrak Carolinian ticket to Richmond. In Philadelphia, Amtrak Carolinian departs to Richmond from 30th St Station - 2955 Market St and no other station. In Richmond, Amtrak Carolinian arrives at 7519 Staples Mill Rd and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Carolinian from Philadelphia to Richmond takes 4 hours and 30 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Carolinian trip will get you to Richmond in 4 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Carolinian offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $97.95 for a weekend getaway trip to Richmond.

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Avg. Time
4h 30m
Avg. Price
$84.72

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Book Amtrak Northeast Regional from Philadelphia to Richmond from $55.00. There are 7 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules from Philadelphia to Richmond and you can expect on average to pay $82.99 for a Amtrak Northeast Regional ticket to Richmond. In Philadelphia, Amtrak Northeast Regional departs to Richmond from 30th St Station - 2955 Market St and no other station. In Richmond, Amtrak Northeast Regional arrives at 7519 Staples Mill Rd and 1 other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Northeast Regional from Philadelphia to Richmond takes 4 hours and 52 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Northeast Regional trip will get you to Richmond in 4 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers 7 trips per day and you could expect to pay $99.77 for a weekend getaway trip to Richmond.

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Avg. Time
4h 52m
Avg. Price
$82.99

Amtrak Palmetto

Book Amtrak Palmetto from Philadelphia to Richmond from $55.00. There are 1 Amtrak Palmetto schedules from Philadelphia to Richmond and you can expect on average to pay $82.47 for a Amtrak Palmetto ticket to Richmond. In Philadelphia, Amtrak Palmetto departs to Richmond from 30th St Station - 2955 Market St and no other station. In Richmond, Amtrak Palmetto arrives at 7519 Staples Mill Rd and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Palmetto from Philadelphia to Richmond takes 4 hours and 34 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Palmetto trip will get you to Richmond in 4 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Palmetto offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $88.91 for a weekend getaway trip to Richmond.

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Avg. Time
4h 34m
Avg. Price
$82.47

Amtrak Silver Service

Book Amtrak Silver Service from Philadelphia to Richmond from $55.00. There are 1 Amtrak Silver Service schedules from Philadelphia to Richmond and you can expect on average to pay $87.01 for a Amtrak Silver Service ticket to Richmond. In Philadelphia, Amtrak Silver Service departs to Richmond from 30th St Station - 2955 Market St and no other station. In Richmond, Amtrak Silver Service arrives at 7519 Staples Mill Rd and no other station.

An average trip on Amtrak Silver Service from Philadelphia to Richmond takes 4 hours and 36 minutes, while the fastest available Amtrak Silver Service trip will get you to Richmond in 4 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Amtrak Silver Service offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $96.77 for a weekend getaway trip to Richmond.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
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Power outlet
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Avg. Time
4h 36m
Avg. Price
$87.01

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the train line you travel with, your options include one station that has train departures from Philadelphia. Most train trips to Richmond will depart from 30th St Station - 2955 Market St.
  • 30th St Station - 2955 Market St
Train trips arrive in Richmond at 2 stations, depending on which train line you are traveling with. 7519 Staples Mill Rd, 1500 E Main St are the main train stations in Richmond for trips arriving from Philadelphia.
  • 7519 Staples Mill Rd
  • 1500 E Main St