The distance between Madison to Richmond VA is 736.62 miles or 1185.17 km. A train trip from Madison to Richmond VA typically takes 28 hours and 54 minutes. If you are looking to get to Richmond faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 26 hours and 47 minutes to get from Madison to Richmond.
Going from Madison to Richmond by train takes over 28 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 Madison 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 Friday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 8 schedules to compare for your trip to Richmond. One train carrier operates regular service on the Madison to Richmond route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Madison to Richmond, usually offering 8 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Madison to Richmond, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Madison to Richmond VA, which start at $168.00.
Amtrak train tickets from Madison to Richmond start from $123.00, and on average cost $142.00. Daily there are 8 Amtrak schedules to Richmond. Amtrak in Madison leaves from UW Memorial Union - 800 Langdon St and one other station. And in Richmond trains arrive at 7519 Staples Mill Rd and one other train station.
From Madison to Richmond train travel on Amtrak takes 28 hours and 54 minutes. If you are looking to get to Richmond faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 26 hours and 47 minutes.