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How much are train tickets from Richmond to Wilson?

Lowest Price$28.00
Fastest Train2h 25m
Trains Per Day3
Train Lines3
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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Richmond to Wilson 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. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their 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.

How do you find cheap train tickets from Richmond to Wilson?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, $31.33 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Richmond to Wilson. By booking your trip 19 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $12.17 compared to a same-day fare.

How long is the train journey from Richmond to Wilson?

The distance between Richmond and Wilson is approximately 128 miles, or 207 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 12 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 25 minutes. Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Richmond to Wilson are the most crowded on Sunday. 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 Friday 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 Richmond at 6:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 1:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from Richmond to Wilson?

There are 3 scheduled trains on most days. 2 of these are direct connections to Wilson. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Wilson to Richmond. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Richmond to Wilson for $30.00.

What train services are there from Richmond to Wilson?

There are 3 train lines with service from Richmond to Wilson. There is only one daily train on each service.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak16h 45m$51.86
Amtrak Carolinian12h 25m$33.60
Amtrak Palmetto12h 25m$38.00

Where is the train station in Richmond?

There are two stations in Richmond where you can board the train to Wilson:

  • 7519 Staples Mill Rd
  • 1500 E Main St

Where is the train station in Wilson?

Wilson has one train station:

  • 401 E Nash St

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