Directions from Erie to Richmond

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Recommended option

Fly Erie to Richmond  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Erie (ERI) to Richmond (RIC) ERI - RIC

$240 - $1,137

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  14 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Erie, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh to Washington DC
  3. Take the bus from Washington DC to Richmond

$53 - $109

6 alternative options

Bus to Buffalo, fly to Washington Dulles, bus  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Erie, Pa to Buffalo, Ny
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Washington Dulles (IAD) BUF - IAD
  3. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va

$159 - $655

Bus to Buffalo, fly to Reagan Washington, night bus  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Erie, Pa to Buffalo, Ny
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Reagan Washington (DCA) BUF - DCA
  3. Take the night bus from Springfield to Richmond, Va

$151 - $561

Bus, train  •  14 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Erie, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa
  2. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va

$86 - $227

Bus  •  15 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Erie, Pa to Cleveland, Oh 4158 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Richmond, Va 1648

$66 - $166

Train  •  17 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Erie Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Cleveland Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Richmond Main Street Amtrak

$169 - $442

Drive  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Erie to Richmond 468.5 miles

$45 - $70

What companies run services between Erie, PA, USA and Richmond, VA, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Erie to Richmond hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Erie to Richmond via Pittsburgh, Pa, Pittsburgh, and Washington DC in around 14 h 35 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Erie to Richmond via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Erie to Richmond via Philadelphia, New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Erie to Richmond via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Buffalo to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Erie to Richmond via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Erie to Richmond via Chicago O'Hare, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Buffalo to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Erie to Richmond via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Erie to Richmond via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Erie to Richmond via Detroit, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Erie to Richmond via Detroit, New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$230 - $330
Train from Erie Amtrak to Cleveland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Train from Cleveland Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$300 - $410
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Richmond Main Street Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Erie, Pa to Buffalo, Ny
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $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
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 Erie, Pa to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Erie, Pa to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$100 - $130
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Pittsburgh to Washington DC
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Washington DC to Richmond
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Erie and Richmond is 556 km. The road distance is 750 km.

The cheapest way to get from Erie to Richmond is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 7 h 54 min.

The quickest way to get from Erie to Richmond is to fly which takes 5 h 25 min and costs $240 - $1,200.

No, there is no direct train from Erie to Richmond. However, there are services departing from Erie Amtrak and arriving at Richmond Main Street Amtrak via Cleveland Amtrak and Washington Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 35 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Erie to Richmond. However, there are services departing from Erie, Pa and arriving at Richmond via Pittsburgh and Washington DC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 35 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 25 min to get from Erie to Richmond, including transfers.