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How much are train tickets from Fredericksburg to Richmond?

Lowest Price$18.00
Fastest Train0h 59m
Trains Per Day4
Train Lines3
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Price trends for trains from Fredericksburg to Richmond

Average prices by travel date

$30$20$10AugAug

Monthly average prices

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Prices as travel date approaches

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Fredericksburg to Richmond right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

What is the price of a train ticket from Fredericksburg to Richmond?

In the last month, $18.11 was the average price of a train ticket from Fredericksburg, VA to Richmond, VA. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 7 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $8.15 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Fredericksburg to Richmond?

The distance between Fredericksburg and Richmond is approximately 53 miles, or 85 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 9 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 59 minutes. It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Richmond.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Fredericksburg to Richmond are the most crowded on Wednesday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Sunday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Fredericksburg at 8:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 5:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Fredericksburg to Richmond?

There are 4 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Fredericksburg to Richmond.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Richmond to Fredericksburg. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Fredericksburg to Richmond for $19.00.

Which train should you take from Fredericksburg to Richmond?

There are 3 train lines with service from Fredericksburg, Virginia to Richmond, Virginia. Amtrak Northeast Regional is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 3 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Carolinian11h 8m$18.56
Amtrak Northeast Regional31h 13m$18.77
Amtrak Silver Service11h 1m$18.65

Where is the train station in Fredericksburg?

There is one train station in Fredericksburg:

  • 200 Lafayette Blvd

Where is the train station in Richmond?

Richmond receives travelers from Fredericksburg at its two active train stations:

  • 7519 Staples Mill Rd
  • 1500 E Main St

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