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There are 5 ways to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Richmond Airport (RIC) by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  1h 44m

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Richmond (RIC) BOS - RIC

$100 - $260

Cheapest option

Bus via New York  •  14h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Boston South Buses to New York Boston
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Richmond - Brook + Walmart Nhood Mkt Nyc

$70 - $114

3 alternative options

Train  •  15h 8m

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

$113 - $258

Bus  •  15h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Boston to Richmond 2605

Drive  •  9h 50m

  1. Drive from Boston Airport (BOS) to Richmond Airport (RIC) 556.9 miles

$50 - $80

Boston (BOS) to Richmond (RIC) flights

The flight time between Boston (BOS) and Richmond (RIC) is around 3h 18m and covers a distance of around 477 miles. The fastest flight normally takes 1h 44m. Services are operated by JetBlue Airways, Delta, American Airlines and others. Typically 87 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
3h 18m
Fastest flight journey time:
1h 44m
Flight distance:
477 miles
Flights per week:
87
Cheapest price:
$76
Carbon emissions:
252 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:00
Last flight departs at:
19:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Boston (BOS) to Richmond (RIC) flight schedules

Boston Airport (BOS) → Richmond Airport (RIC)
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Richmond Airport (RIC) is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Richmond Airport (RIC) is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Richmond Airport (RIC) is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Richmond Airport (RIC) is to drive, which costs $50 - $80 and takes 9h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Richmond Airport (RIC) is to fly which costs $100 - $260 and takes 1h 44m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston Airport (BOS) to Richmond Airport (RIC). However, there are services departing from Terminal C - Arrivals Level and arriving at Ric Airport via Boston South Buses, New York, NY, Chamberlayne + Wilmer and Broad + 11Th. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 59m.

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The distance between Boston Airport (BOS) and Richmond Airport (RIC) is 477 miles. The road distance is 556.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Richmond Airport (RIC) without a car is to bus via New York which takes 14h 59m and costs $65 - $120.

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It takes approximately 1h 44m to fly from Boston (BOS) to Richmond (RIC), including transfers and time at the airport.

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Boston Airport (BOS) to Richmond Airport (RIC) bus services, operated by Lucky Star Bus, depart from Boston South Buses station.

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The best way to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Richmond Airport (RIC) is to fly which takes 1h 44m and costs $100 - $260. Alternatively, you can bus via New York, which costs $65 - $120 and takes 14h 59m, you could also train, which costs $110 - $260 and takes 15h 8m.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Richmond Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 44m.

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Boston Airport (BOS) to Richmond Airport (RIC) bus services, operated by Wanda Coach, arrive at Richmond - Brook + Walmart Nhood Mkt station.

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Map of how to get from Boston Airport (BOS) to Richmond Airport (RIC).
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  • Distance: 476.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 44m

What companies run services between Boston Airport (BOS), USA and Richmond Airport (RIC), USA?

JetBlue Airways, Delta and two other airlines fly from Boston Airport (BOS) to Richmond Airport (RIC) every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston Airport (BOS) to Richmond Airport (RIC) via South Station, Boston South Buses, New York, New York, NY, Brook, Chamberlayne + Wilmer, and Broad + 11Th in around 14h 59m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flights from Boston to Richmond via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $230
Flights from Boston to Richmond via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$75 - $230
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Richmond via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
12h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$110 - $240
Business Class Seat
$170 - $310
Bus operators
Lucky Star Bus
Phone
(888) 881-0887 / (617) 269-5468
Email
info@luckystarbus.com
Website
luckystarbus.com
Bus from Boston South Buses to New York
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
luckystarbus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
646-630-7186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY to Richmond - Brook + Walmart Nhood Mkt
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
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FlixBus-us
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Boston to Richmond
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston Airport (BOS) to Richmond Airport (RIC) is 557 miles. It takes approximately 9h 50m to drive from Boston Airport (BOS) to Richmond Airport (RIC).

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JetBlue Airways, Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Boston Airport to Richmond Airport.

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