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How much are train tickets from Richmond to Cincinnati?

Lowest Price$63.00
Fastest Train13h 31m
Trains Per Day4
Train Lines1
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Richmond-Cincinnati Train Schedule

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Richmond to Cincinnati 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.

Can you take a train all the way from Richmond to Cincinnati?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Richmond to Cincinnati. However, there are also some trips on this route that require you to board another vehicle, such as a bus or a shuttle, during your journey. This is worth paying attention to as you book your trip, since a direct train may be preferable for its speed and convenience.

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

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, $71.21 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Richmond to Cincinnati. By booking your trip 21 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $19.11 compared to a same-day fare.

How long is the train journey from Richmond to Cincinnati?

The distance between Richmond and Cincinnati is approximately 398 miles, or 641 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 16 hours and 8 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 13 hours and 31 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?

Trains from Richmond to Cincinnati are the most crowded on Monday. 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 Saturday 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 4:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 12:00pm. 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 Cincinnati?

There are 4 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Cincinnati to Richmond. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Richmond to Cincinnati for $111.00.

What train services are there from Richmond to Cincinnati?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Richmond to Cincinnati. However, there are 4 trains per day to choose from.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak416h 9m$74.87

Where is the train station in Richmond?

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

  • 1500 E Main St
  • 7519 Staples Mill Rd

Where is the train station in Cincinnati?

Cincinnati has one train station:

  • Union Term - 1301 Western Ave

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