There are 4 ways to get from Harpers Ferry to Richmond by train, bus or car

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Train, bus Greyhound USA  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Harpers Ferry Amtrak to Washington Union Station Capitol Limited
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va 3013 / ...

$41 - $88

Cheapest option

Train, bus Eastern Bus  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from HARPERS FERRY W VA MARC eb to SILVER SPRING MARC eb Marc
  2. Take the bus from Washington, DC - 715 H St NW to Richmond, VA - 910 N Blvd Southbound

$24 - $29

2 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Harpers Ferry Amtrak to Washington Union Station Capitol Limited
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Northeast Regional

$100 - $238

Drive  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Harpers Ferry to Richmond 149.9 miles

$14 - $22

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Harpers Ferry to Richmond. However, there are services departing from Harpers Ferry Amtrak and arriving at Richmond Main Street Amtrak via Washington Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 17 min.

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The distance between Harpers Ferry and Richmond is 124 miles. The road distance is 149.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Harpers Ferry to Richmond without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 49 min to get from Harpers Ferry to Richmond, including transfers.

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Harpers Ferry to Richmond train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Harpers Ferry Amtrak station.

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Harpers Ferry 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 Harpers Ferry to Richmond is 150 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to drive from Harpers Ferry to Richmond.

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Map of how to get from Harpers Ferry to Richmond.
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  • Distance: 123.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 49 min

What companies run services between Harpers Ferry, WV, USA and Richmond, VA, USA?

You can take a train from Harpers Ferry to Richmond via Washington Union Station in around 5 h 17 min.

Train operators
Amtrak

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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Harpers Ferry Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from HARPERS FERRY W VA MARC eb to SILVER SPRING MARC eb
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Richmond Main Street Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
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.

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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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Eastern Bus
Phone
+1 212-244-6132
Website
easternbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - 715 H St NW to Richmond, VA - 910 N Blvd
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Book at
easternbus.com

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