There are 10 ways to get from Long Island to Richmond by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train Amtrak Acela Express, bus  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Central Islip to Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va

$148 - $397

Cheapest option

Train, bus Pandora Bus  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Brentwood to Jamaica Ronkonkoma
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - 103 Canal St. to Richmond, VA - 3201 W Broad St Pandora Bus

$43 - $77

8 alternative options

Train  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Richmond Main Street Amtrak

$208 - $548

Bus  •  11 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Tanger to 3 Av & E 39 St North Fork
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Penn Station to Richmond, VA Southbound

$64 - $74

Drive  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Centereach to Richmond 392.6 miles

$35 - $60

Train to New York JFK, fly to Richmond  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Central Islip to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Richmond (RIC) JFK - RIC

$123 - $431

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Richmond  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Central Islip to Woodside
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Richmond (RIC) LGA - RIC

$124 - $425

Train to Newark, fly to Richmond  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Central Islip to Penn Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Richmond (RIC) EWR - RIC

$129 - $379

Fly Islip to Baltimore, train, bus  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Islip (ISP) to Baltimore (BWI) ISP - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va

$223 - $627

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Charlottesville, bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Central Islip to Woodside
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Charlottesville (CHO) LGA - CHO
  3. Take the bus from Charlottesville, Va to Richmond, Va

$206 - $582

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Long Island to Richmond is to drive which costs $35 - $60 and takes 6 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Long Island to Richmond is to train and fly which costs $120 - $440 and takes 5 h 56 min.

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The distance between Long Island and Richmond is 328 miles. The road distance is 392.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 8 h 55 min to get from Long Island to Richmond, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Long Island to Richmond. However, there are services departing from Smith Lane and arriving at Richmond, VA via Tanger, 5 Av/W 42 St and New York, NY - Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 42 min.

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What companies run services between Long Island, NY, USA and Richmond, VA, USA?

You can take a train from Centereach to Richmond via Ronkonkoma LIRR, Ronkonkoma, Penn Station, New York Penn Station, and Washington Union Station Amtrak in around 9 h 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Centereach to Richmond via Tanger Mall Drive, Tanger, 3 Av & E 39 St, 5 Av/W 42 St, W 32 St/7 Av, and New York, NY - Penn Station in around 11 h 42 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Richmond via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Newark to Richmond via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charlottesville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Islip to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $950
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 La Guardia to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 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 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $900
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Central Islip to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Brentwood to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Central Islip to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Central Islip to Woodside
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
mta.info
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak 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
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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
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Charlottesville, Va to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Pandora Bus
Website
pandorabus.com
Bus from New York, NY - 103 Canal St. to Richmond, VA - 3201 W Broad St
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
pandorabus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Number 1
Website
number1bus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Richmond, VA
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
number1bus.com
Hampton Jitney Inc.
Eastern Shuttle
Phone
202-750-9078
Website
easternshuttle.com
Bus from New York, NY - Penn Station to Richmond, VA
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
easternshuttle.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Hola Bus
Phone
+1 917-398-0398
Email
help@iLIKEBUS.com
Website
holabus.com
Bus from New York, NY - 7th Ave & W 33rd St. to Richmond, VA - 910 N Blvd
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
holabus.com

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