Cheap Madison to Richmond VA train tickets

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How much are Madison to Richmond VA train tickets?

Lowest Price$123.00
Fastest26h 47m
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How to find cheap train tickets from Madison to Richmond VA?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Madison to Richmond is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Madison to Richmond was $142.00. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 28 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $0.00 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from Madison to Richmond VA? How far is Madison to Richmond VA?

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.

Amtrak has the most connections between Madison to Richmond VA

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.

One train carrier connects Madison to Richmond

Amtrak

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.

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Avg. Time
1d 4h 54m
Avg. Price
$142.00

Plan your next adventure:

There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Richmond that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in Madison serving this route is UW Memorial Union - 800 Langdon St, 4 Collins Ct.
  • UW Memorial Union - 800 Langdon St
  • 4 Collins Ct
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Richmond. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination., The busiest departure station in Madison serving this route is 7519 Staples Mill Rd, 1500 E Main St.
  • 7519 Staples Mill Rd
  • 1500 E Main St