The distance between Richmond to Ottumwa is 835.24 miles or 1343.85 km. A train trip from Richmond to Ottumwa typically takes 37 hours, If you are looking to get to Ottumwa faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 32 hours and 45 minutes to get from Richmond to Ottumwa.
Going from Richmond to Ottumwa by train takes over 37 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 Richmond to Ottumwa 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 Friday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Amtrak train tickets from Richmond to Ottumwa start from $151.00, and on average cost $178.50. Daily there are 4 Amtrak schedules to Ottumwa. Amtrak in Richmond leaves from 7519 Staples Mill Rd, And in Ottumwa trains arrive at 210 W Main St,
From Richmond to Ottumwa train travel on Amtrak takes 36 hours and 44 minutes. If you are looking to get to Ottumwa faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 33 hours and 0 minutes.