There are 11 ways to get from Long Island to Richmond by train, night bus, 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.

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Train, night bus  •  8 h 27 min

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

$149 - $398

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Train, bus  •  10 h 35 min

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

$45 - $79

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Train  •  9 h 37 min

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

$208 - $548

Bus  •  9 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Airport Connection - WB to 40th Street - Manhattan Westbound
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Penn Station to Richmond, VA Southbound

$61 - $106

Drive  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Centereach to Richmond 392.6 miles

$35 - $60

Fly Islip to Richmond  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Islip (ISP) to Richmond (RIC) ISP - RIC

$253 - $1,304

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Richmond  •  6 h 10 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 New York JFK, fly to Richmond  •  5 h 53 min

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

$124 - $429

Train, train to Newark, fly to Richmond  •  6 h 35 min

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

$129 - $379

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Charlottesville, bus  •  6 h 18 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

Fly Islip to Baltimore, train, night bus  •  6 h 17 min

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

$223 - $627

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Long Island to Richmond. However, there are services departing from Williams Boulevard and arriving at Richmond, VA via Airport Connection - WB, 5 Av/W 44 St and New York, NY - Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 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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The best way to get from Long Island to Richmond without a car is to train and night bus which takes 8 h 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 27 min to get from Long Island to Richmond, including transfers.

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Long Island to Richmond bus services, operated by Hampton Luxury Liner, depart from Airport Connection - WB station.

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The best way to get from Long Island to Richmond is to train which takes 9 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 56 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 7 h 10 min.

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There is no direct flight from Islip Airport to Richmond Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 8 min and has one stopover.

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Long Island to Richmond bus services, operated by Eastern Bus, arrive at Richmond, VA station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Long Island to Richmond is 393 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 52 min to drive from Long Island to Richmond.

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Southwest Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Islip Airport to Richmond Airport.

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  • Distance: 327.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 27 min

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 in around 9 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Centereach to Richmond via Expressway Drive North, Airport Connection - WB, 40th Street - Manhattan, 5 Av/W 44 St, W 32 St/7 Av, and New York, NY - Penn Station in around 9 h 56 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Islip to Richmond via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Islip to Richmond via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Islip to Richmond via Philadelphia, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,600
Flights from Islip to Richmond via Philadelphia, New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
8 h 48 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from New York La Guardia to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Richmond via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Richmond via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $900
Flights from Islip to Baltimore via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Richmond via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Newark to Richmond via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charlottesville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Islip to Richmond via Baltimore, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
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 La Guardia to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
mta.info
Train from Central Islip to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
52 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
Train from Central Islip to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
mta.info
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station
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 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
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night 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
Hampton Luxury Liner
Phone
+1 631-537-5800
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from Airport Connection - WB to 40th Street - Manhattan
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $60
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
VIP
$45 - $60
Coach Class
$20 - $28
Luxury Class
$30 - $40
Eastern Bus
Phone
+1 212-244-6132
Website
easternbus.com
Bus from New York, NY - Penn Station to Richmond, VA
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$37
Book at
easternbus.com
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

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The best way to get from Long Island to Islip Airport is to bus which takes 18 min and costs .

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