Cheap Columbia to Richmond train tickets

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How to find cheap train tickets from Columbia to Richmond ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Columbia to Richmond is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Columbia to Richmond was $72.36. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 26 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $38.42 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from Columbia to Richmond ? How far is Columbia to Richmond ?

The distance between Columbia to Richmond is 317.18 miles or 510.32 km. A train trip from Columbia to Richmond typically takes 11 hours and 30 minutes. If you are looking to get to Richmond faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Silver Service. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 8 hours and 6 minutes to get from Columbia to Richmond.

Going from Columbia to Richmond by train takes over 11 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 Friday trains from Columbia 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 Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak Silver Service has the most connections between Columbia to Richmond

Typically there is one train schedule per day. On the route to Richmond 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Silver Service offers the most scheduled departures between Columbia to Richmond, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Richmond with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Columbia to Richmond, which start at $1.00.

Columbia to Richmond is served by 2 train carriers

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Columbia to Richmond start from $79.00, and on average cost $88.37. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Richmond. Amtrak in Columbia leaves from 850 Pulaski St, And in Richmond trains arrive at 1500 E Main St,

From Columbia to Richmond train travel on Amtrak takes 15 hours and 8 minutes. If you are looking to get to Richmond faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 8 hours and 6 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Richmond on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $87.42 for a one-way weekend reservation from Columbia.

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Avg. Time
15h 8m
Avg. Price
$88.37

Amtrak Silver Service

Amtrak Silver Service train tickets from Columbia to Richmond start from $66.00, and on average cost $74.56. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Silver Service schedules to Richmond. Amtrak Silver Service in Columbia leaves from 850 Pulaski St, And in Richmond trains arrive at 7519 Staples Mill Rd,

From Columbia to Richmond train travel on Amtrak Silver Service takes 8 hours and 7 minutes. If you are looking to get to Richmond faster, Amtrak Silver Service offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 8 hours and 6 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Richmond on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Silver Service scheduled trip per day, which will cost $73.60 for a one-way weekend reservation from Columbia.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
8h 7m
Avg. Price
$74.56

Plan your next adventure:

There is one train station from which trains depart Columbia on their way to Richmond. The busiest departure station in Columbia serving this route is 850 Pulaski St.
  • 850 Pulaski St
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Richmond. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination., The busiest departure station in Columbia serving this route is 7519 Staples Mill Rd, 1500 E Main St.
  • 7519 Staples Mill Rd
  • 1500 E Main St