There are 6 ways to get from Arlington to Richmond by bus, train, car, subway or plane

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

Recommended option

Bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va 3013 / ...

$20 - $46

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to Richmond

$15 - $25

4 alternative options

Bus via Springfield  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Springfield to Richmond, Va 3587 / ...

$18 - $40

Train  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Northeast Regional

$73 - $194

Drive  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Arlington to Richmond 105.6 miles

$10 - $15

Subway, fly  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the subway from VIRGINIA SQUARE station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Richmond (RIC) IAD - RIC

$169 - $391

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The cheapest way to get from Arlington to Richmond is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Arlington to Richmond is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 48 min.

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The distance between Arlington and Richmond is 94 miles. The road distance is 105.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 50 min to get from Arlington to Richmond, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Arlington, VA, USA and Richmond, VA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Arlington to Richmond hourly. Tickets cost $16 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min. Alternatively, Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Arlington to Richmond twice daily. Tickets cost $70 - $190 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Richmond
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Alexandria Amtrak to Richmond Main Street Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from VIRGINIA SQUARE station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
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 Springfield to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35

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