There are 4 ways to get from Duke University to Richmond by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  4h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Durham, NC to Richmond Atlanta

$18 - $29

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Bus via Raleigh  •  5h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Trent Dr at Duke Hospital South to GoRaleigh Station Drx
  2. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Richmond, Va 1014 / ...

$26 - $40

Drive  •  2h 41m

  1. Drive from Duke University to Richmond 157.8 miles

$15 - $23

Fly  •  6h 48m

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Richmond (RIC) RDU - RIC

$148 - $761

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The cheapest way to get from Duke University to Richmond is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Duke University to Richmond is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2h 41m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Duke University to Richmond. However, there are services departing from Flowers Dr at Duke Gardens and arriving at Richmond via Durham, NC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 17m.

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The distance between Duke University and Richmond is 136 miles. The road distance is 157.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Duke University to Richmond without a car is to bus which takes 4h 17m and costs $18 - $29.

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It takes approximately 4h 17m to get from Duke University to Richmond, including transfers.

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Duke University to Richmond bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Durham, NC station.

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The best way to get from Duke University to Richmond is to bus which takes 4h 17m and costs $18 - $29. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $140 - $800 and takes 6h 48m.

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There is no direct flight from Raleigh/Durham Airport to Richmond Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 59m and has one stopover.

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Duke University to Richmond bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Richmond station.

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Map of how to get from Duke University to Richmond.
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  • Distance: 135.7 miles
  • Duration: 4h 17m

What companies run services between Duke University, NC, USA and Richmond, VA, USA?

Megabus operates a bus from Duke University to Richmond 4 times a day. Tickets cost $16 - $26 and the journey takes 3h. Alternatively, United Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Duke University to Richmond hourly.

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American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Richmond via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Richmond via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Richmond via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Richmond via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Richmond via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Richmond via Newark
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Richmond via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Richmond via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Bus operators
Megabus
Go Triangle
Phone
+1 919-485-7433
Email
customerservice@gotriangle.org
Website
gotriangle.org
Bus from Trent Dr at Duke Hospital South to GoRaleigh Station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
gotriangle.org
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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Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Raleigh, Nc to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $60

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Yes, the driving distance between Duke University to Richmond is 158 miles. It takes approximately 2h 41m to drive from Duke University to Richmond.

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Southwest Airlines, Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Raleigh/Durham Airport to Richmond Airport.

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