There are 10 ways to get from Akron to Richmond by bus, train, car, plane or night bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  13 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Akron, Oh to Washington, Dc 4440 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va 3013 / ...

$62 - $151

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  13 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Akron, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, PA to Washington DC
  3. Take the bus from Washington, DC - 715 H St NW to Richmond, VA - 910 N Blvd

$61 - $97

8 alternative options

Bus, train via Pittsburgh, Pa  •  13 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Akron, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa
  2. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Washington Union Station
  3. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va

$83 - $219

Bus, train  •  17 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Akron, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
  2. Take the train from Cleveland Amtrak to Washington Union Station
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Richmond Main Street Amtrak

$154 - $405

Drive  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Akron to Richmond 450 miles

$40 - $65

Fly Akron to Richmond  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Akron (CAK) to Richmond (RIC) CAK - RIC

$172 - $903

Fly Akron to Reagan Washington, night bus  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Akron (CAK) to Reagan Washington (DCA) CAK - DCA
  2. Take the night bus from Springfield to Richmond, Va

$119 - $241

Bus to Cleveland, fly to Reagan Washington, night bus  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Akron, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
  2. Fly from Cleveland (CLE) to Reagan Washington (DCA) CLE - DCA
  3. Take the night bus from Springfield to Richmond, Va

$155 - $478

Bus to Cleveland, fly to Washington Dulles, bus  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Akron, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
  2. Fly from Cleveland (CLE) to Washington Dulles (IAD) CLE - IAD
  3. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va

$183 - $432

Bus to Cleveland, fly to Baltimore, train, bus  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Akron, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
  2. Fly from Cleveland (CLE) to Baltimore (BWI) CLE - BWI
  3. Take the train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station
  4. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va

$218 - $503

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The cheapest way to get from Akron to Richmond is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Akron to Richmond is to fly and night bus which costs $110 - $250 and takes 6 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Akron to Richmond. However, there are services departing from Akron, Oh and arriving at Richmond, Va via Washington, Dc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 16 min.

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The distance between Akron and Richmond is 328 miles. The road distance is 450 miles.

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The best way to get from Akron to Richmond without a car is to bus which takes 13 h 16 min and costs $60 - $160.

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It takes approximately 13 h 16 min to get from Akron to Richmond, including transfers.

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Akron to Richmond bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Akron, Oh station.

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The best way to get from Akron to Richmond is to bus which takes 13 h 16 min and costs $60 - $160. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $170 - $950 and takes 7 h 7 min.

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There is no direct flight from Akron Airport to Richmond Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 38 min and has one stopover.

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Akron to Richmond bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Richmond, Va station.

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  • Distance: 328.1 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 16 min

What companies run services between Akron, OH, USA and Richmond, VA, USA?

You can take a bus from Akron to Richmond via Washington, Dc in around 13 h 16 min. Alternatively, American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Akron to Richmond hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Akron to Richmond via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Akron to Richmond via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Akron to Richmond via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Akron to Richmond via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Akron to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $360
Flights from Cleveland to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Akron to Richmond via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Akron to Richmond via Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Cleveland to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Cleveland to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Akron to Richmond via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Akron to Richmond via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Cleveland to Reagan Washington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Cleveland to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$230 - $330
Train from Cleveland Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
11 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$300 - $410
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Richmond Main Street Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
Amtrak Acela Express

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Akron, Oh to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120
Bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Akron, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Akron, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Night bus from Springfield to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35
Eastern Bus
Phone
+1 212-244-6132
Website
easternbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - 715 H St NW to Richmond, VA - 910 N Blvd
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Book at
easternbus.com

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