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There are 9 ways to get from Edison to Richmond by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Amtrak Acela Express, bus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Metropark Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va 1051 / ...

$128 - $357

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Bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from New Brunswick, NJ to Washington, DC New Jersey - Washington, DC / ...
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va 1051 / ...

$33 - $70

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Train  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Metropark Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station Northeast Regional

$187 - $507

Train, bus Megabus  •  9 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Edison Station to Trenton Transit Center
  2. Take the train from Trenton to 30th Street Station
  3. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to Richmond, VA

$38 - $68

Drive  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Edison to Richmond 306.4 miles

$30 - $45

Train to Newark, fly  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Edison Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Richmond (RIC) EWR - RIC

$120 - $362

Train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Edison Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Richmond (RIC) LGA - RIC

$124 - $425

Train to New York JFK, fly  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Edison Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Richmond (RIC) JFK - RIC

$128 - $434

Train, train to Philadelphia, fly  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Edison Station to Metropark
  2. Take the train from Metropark Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  3. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Richmond (RIC) PHL - RIC

$246 - $616

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Edison to Richmond is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 5 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Edison to Richmond is to train and fly which costs $120 - $370 and takes 3 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Edison to Richmond. However, there are services departing from New Brunswick, NJ and arriving at Richmond, Va via Washington, Dc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Edison station to Richmond station. However, there are services departing from Edison Station and arriving at Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station via Metropark Amtrak Station and Washington Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 48 min.

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The distance between Edison and Richmond is 264 miles. The road distance is 306.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Edison to Richmond without a car is to train and bus which takes 6 h 10 min and costs $120 - $360.

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It takes approximately 6 h 10 min to get from Edison to Richmond, including transfers.

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Edison to Richmond bus services, operated by OurBus, depart from New Brunswick, NJ station.

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Edison to Richmond train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Metropark Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from Edison to Richmond is to bus which takes 6 h 45 min and costs $30 - $70. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $180 - $550 and takes 6 h 48 min.

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Map of how to get from Edison to Richmond.
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  • Distance: 263.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 10 min

What companies run services between Edison, NJ, USA and Richmond, VA, USA?

You can take a bus from Edison to Richmond via Washington, DC and Washington, Dc in around 6 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Edison to Richmond via Metropark, Metropark Amtrak Station, and Washington Union Station in around 6 h 48 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Newark to Richmond via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Richmond via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Richmond via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Richmond via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $950
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Richmond via Boston
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Metropark Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$110 - $240
First Class Seat
$200 - $310
Train from Metropark Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$65 - $170
First Class Seat
$130 - $180
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Edison Station to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Edison Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Edison Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Train from Edison Station to Metropark
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from New Brunswick, NJ to Washington, DC
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Book at
ourbus.com

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Richmond Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 29 min.

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

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Edison to Richmond train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Edison to Richmond is 306 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 22 min to drive from Edison to Richmond.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Richmond Airport.

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There are 143+ hotels available in Richmond. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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