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Recommended option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 21 min

  1. 1082

$22 - $53

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  4 h 55 min

$18 - $29

6 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Carolinian

$107 - $293

Drive  •  2 h 41 min

  1. 157.5 miles

$15 - $23

Fly to Richmond  •  6 h 35 min

  1. RDU - RIC

$145 - $758

Fly to Reagan Washington, night bus  •  6 h 24 min

  1. RDU - DCA

$107 - $276

Fly to Baltimore, train, bus  •  6 h 25 min

  1. RDU - BWI

$160 - $441

Fly to Washington Dulles, bus  •  6 h 44 min

  1. RDU - IAD

$115 - $330

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Duke University to Richmond every 3 hours. Tickets cost $20 - $50 and the journey takes 3 h 5 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Duke University to Richmond twice daily. Tickets cost $40 - $110 and the journey takes 4 h 37 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Richmond via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Richmond via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Richmond via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Richmond via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Richmond via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Richmond via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Richmond via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Richmond via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Durham Amtrak to Richmond Staples Mill Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$210 - $290
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Durham, Nc to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
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
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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Duke University and Richmond is 217 km. The road distance is 252 km.

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

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

No, there is no direct bus from Duke University to Richmond. However, there are services departing from Flowers Dr at Duke Garden and arriving at Richmond, Va via Durham, Nc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 21 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from Duke University to Richmond, including transfers.