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Duration 10h 4m
Distance 219.3 miles
Average price $170
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Richmond and Elizabethtown takes 10h 4m and the fastest train takes 6h 32m. The train service runs several times per day from Richmond to Elizabethtown. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station
  2. Washington Union Station
  3. 30th Street Train Station
  4. Elizabethtown
7h 16m
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$105 - $230

Richmond to Elizabethtown train times

Trains run twice daily between Richmond and Elizabethtown. The earliest departure is at 06:35 in the morning, and the last departure from Richmond is at 18:00 which arrives into Elizabethtown at 06:48. All services require a transfer, and take on average 10h 4m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Richmond station to Elizabethtown station. However, there are services departing from Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station and arriving at Elizabethtown Amtrak Station via Washington Union Station and 30th Street Train Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 16m.

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The distance between Richmond and Elizabethtown is 187 miles. The road distance is 219.3 miles.

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Richmond to Elizabethtown train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, depart from Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station.

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Richmond to Elizabethtown train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Elizabethtown Amtrak Station.

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