Cheap Alexandria to Richmond  train tickets

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How much are Alexandria to Richmond train tickets?

Lowest Price$25.00
Fastest1h 44m
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Overall score for Alexandria to Richmond
5.0
Based on 3 reviews
Amtrak Northeast Regional
5.0
Based on 3 reviews
Based on 3 reviewsOverviewUsers that traveled with Amtrak Northeast Regional report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 67 percent of the time.Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.3
Staff
4.0
Value
4.7
Condition
4.3
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Matt
5.0
July 28, 2019Solo travel
Pros
Easy, pain free
Riter Mitei
5.0
June 9, 2019Business
Pros
Convenient and spacious
Cons
Time, please keep time and everyone will be traveling with it
Tips
Give yourself up to 4 hours delay

How to find cheap train tickets from Alexandria to Richmond ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Alexandria 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 Alexandria to Richmond was $28.38. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 13 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $8.00 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 Alexandria to Richmond ? How far is Alexandria to Richmond ?

The distance between Alexandria to Richmond is 89.91 miles or 144.66 km. A train trip from Alexandria to Richmond typically takes 2 hours and 12 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 1 hour and 44 minutes to get from Alexandria to Richmond.

Getting to Richmond from Alexandria by train typically takes under three hours. A day trip to Richmond from Alexandria is fairly easy to do with plenty of time to see the sights in Richmond and still get back at a reasonable time in the evening.

On Wednesday trains from Alexandria 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 Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak Northeast Regional has the most connections between Alexandria to Richmond

Typically there are 11 schedules to compare for your trip to Richmond. On the route to Richmond 5 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Northeast Regional offers the most scheduled departures between Alexandria to Richmond, usually offering 6 trips per day. 10 train trips per day are direct connections to Richmond, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Alexandria to Richmond is served by 5 train carriers

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Alexandria to Richmond start from $44.00, and on average cost $54.96. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Richmond. Amtrak in Alexandria leaves from 110 Callahan Dr, And in Richmond trains arrive at 7519 Staples Mill Rd,

From Alexandria to Richmond train travel on Amtrak takes 5 hours and 57 minutes. If you are looking to get to Richmond faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 44 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $54.98 for a one-way train ticket to Richmond.

Restroom
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Extra legroom
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Avg. Time
5h 57m
Avg. Price
$54.96

Amtrak Carolinian

Amtrak Carolinian train tickets from Alexandria to Richmond start from $25.00, and on average cost $47.16. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Carolinian schedules to Richmond. Amtrak Carolinian in Alexandria leaves from 110 Callahan Dr, And in Richmond trains arrive at 7519 Staples Mill Rd,

From Alexandria to Richmond train travel on Amtrak Carolinian takes 2 hours and 2 minutes. If you are looking to get to Richmond faster, Amtrak Carolinian offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 44 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Richmond on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Carolinian scheduled trip per day, which will cost $47.08 for a one-way weekend reservation from Alexandria.

Restroom
WiFi
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Extra legroom
Power outlet
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Avg. Time
2h 2m
Avg. Price
$47.16

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak Northeast Regional train tickets from Alexandria to Richmond start from $25.00, and on average cost $28.54. Daily there are 6 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules to Richmond. Amtrak Northeast Regional in Alexandria leaves from 110 Callahan Dr, And in Richmond trains arrive at 7519 Staples Mill Rd and one other train station.

From Alexandria to Richmond train travel on Amtrak Northeast Regional takes 2 hours and 6 minutes. If you are looking to get to Richmond faster, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 44 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers 6 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $28.99 for a one-way train ticket to Richmond.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
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Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
2h 6m
Avg. Price
$28.54

Amtrak Palmetto

Amtrak Palmetto train tickets from Alexandria to Richmond start from $26.00, and on average cost $33.94. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Palmetto schedules to Richmond. Amtrak Palmetto in Alexandria leaves from 110 Callahan Dr, And in Richmond trains arrive at 7519 Staples Mill Rd,

From Alexandria to Richmond train travel on Amtrak Palmetto takes 1 hours and 53 minutes. If you are looking to get to Richmond faster, Amtrak Palmetto offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 44 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Richmond on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Palmetto scheduled trip per day, which will cost $34.68 for a one-way weekend reservation from Alexandria.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
1h 53m
Avg. Price
$33.94

Amtrak Silver Service

Amtrak Silver Service train tickets from Alexandria to Richmond start from $26.00, and on average cost $33.32. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Silver Service schedules to Richmond. Amtrak Silver Service in Alexandria leaves from 110 Callahan Dr, And in Richmond trains arrive at 7519 Staples Mill Rd,

From Alexandria to Richmond train travel on Amtrak Silver Service takes 1 hours and 47 minutes. If you are looking to get to Richmond faster, Amtrak Silver Service offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 44 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Silver Service offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $33.93 for a one-way train ticket to Richmond.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
1h 47m
Avg. Price
$33.32

Plan your next adventure:

There is one train station from which trains depart Alexandria on their way to Richmond. The busiest departure station in Alexandria serving this route is 110 Callahan Dr.
  • 110 Callahan Dr
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 Alexandria serving this route is 7519 Staples Mill Rd, 1500 E Main St.
  • 7519 Staples Mill Rd
  • 1500 E Main St