Cheap Norfolk to Richmond  train tickets

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How much are Norfolk to Richmond train tickets?

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Overall score for Norfolk to Richmond
4.0
Based on 1 reviews
Amtrak Northeast Regional
4.0
Based on 1 reviews
Based on 1 reviewsOverviewUsers that traveled with Amtrak Northeast Regional report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
4.0
Value
4.0
Condition
5.0
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Melissa
4.0
September 16, 2019Visiting family
Pros
The outlets ad Wifi for my phone / laptop and the space; I had two seats to myself. It was a 12 hour trip for me so it was nice to have the space to stretch out and take a nap.
Cons
I didn't realize my connection between the Megabus and Amtrak were 20 minutes apart - I had to take an Uber which added cost to my trip. Also, I went to the wrong Amtrak station (right next the Megas stop - which would have been great if it was there), and almost misse...More

How to find cheap train tickets from Norfolk to Richmond ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Norfolk 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 Norfolk to Richmond was $26.77. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 18 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $8.78 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 Norfolk to Richmond ? How far is Norfolk to Richmond ?

The distance between Norfolk to Richmond is 79.29 miles or 127.57 km. A train trip from Norfolk to Richmond typically takes 2 hours and 33 minutes. If you are looking to get to Richmond faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Northeast Regional. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 2 hours and 3 minutes to get from Norfolk to Richmond.

Getting to Richmond from Norfolk by train typically takes under three hours. A day trip to Richmond from Norfolk 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 Thursday trains from Norfolk 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 Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Norfolk to Richmond

Typically there are 5 schedules to compare for your trip to Richmond. On the route to Richmond 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Norfolk to Richmond, usually offering 2 trips 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 Norfolk to Richmond, which start at $13.00.

Norfolk to Richmond is served by 2 train carriers

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Norfolk to Richmond start from $25.00, and on average cost $28.01. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Richmond. Amtrak in Norfolk leaves from 280 Park Ave, Harbor Park, lot D, And in Richmond trains arrive at 7519 Staples Mill Rd and one other train station.

From Norfolk to Richmond train travel on Amtrak takes 2 hours and 33 minutes. If you are looking to get to Richmond faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 3 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $27.73 for a one-way train ticket to Richmond.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
2h 33m
Avg. Price
$28.01

Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak Northeast Regional train tickets from Norfolk to Richmond start from $25.00, and on average cost $32.05. Daily there are 2 Amtrak Northeast Regional schedules to Richmond. Amtrak Northeast Regional in Norfolk leaves from 280 Park Ave, Harbor Park, lot D, And in Richmond trains arrive at 7519 Staples Mill Rd and one other train station.

From Norfolk to Richmond train travel on Amtrak Northeast Regional takes 2 hours and 34 minutes. If you are looking to get to Richmond faster, Amtrak Northeast Regional offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 3 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Richmond on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Northeast Regional scheduled trip per day, which will cost $28.01 for a one-way weekend reservation from Norfolk.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
2h 34m
Avg. Price
$32.05

Plan your next adventure:

There is one train station from which trains depart Norfolk on their way to Richmond. The busiest departure station in Norfolk serving this route is 280 Park Ave, Harbor Park, lot D.
  • 280 Park Ave, Harbor Park, lot D
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 Norfolk serving this route is 7519 Staples Mill Rd, 1500 E Main St.
  • 7519 Staples Mill Rd
  • 1500 E Main St