Compare train tickets from Richmond to Lafayette
Schedule & Pricing Info
How much are train tickets from Richmond, VA to Lafayette, LA?
|Fastest Train||43h 24m|
|Trains Per Day||2|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Richmond to Lafayette right now?
Can you take a train all the way from Richmond to Lafayette?
How do you find cheap train tickets from Richmond to Lafayette?
How long is the train journey from Richmond to Lafayette?
The distance between Richmond and Lafayette is approximately 976 miles, or 1570 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 43 hours and 47 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 43 hours and 24 minutes.
Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.
When are trains the most crowded?
When are the first and last trains of the day?
How many trains per day run from Richmond to Lafayette?
Trains leave the station in Richmond twice a day, so thre are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. However, there are no direct trains. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you change trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
What train services are there from Richmond to Lafayette?
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Amtrak||2||1d 19h 47m||$176.00|
Where is the train station in Richmond?
There are two stations in Richmond where you can board the train to Lafayette:
- 1500 E Main St
- 7519 Staples Mill Rd
Where is the train station in Lafayette?
Lafayette has one train station:
- 100 Lee Ave
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