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There are 12 ways to get from New York to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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Train via Washington  •  6h 37m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Washington Union Station Acela / ...
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station Northeast Regional

$84 - $215

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Bus  •  7h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Midtown NYC to Richmond FlixBus

$17 - $25

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Train  •  6h 43m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station Northeast Regional

$75 - $170

Bus via Washington  •  7h 10m

  1. Take the bus from New York 6th Ave to Washington Union Washington / ...
  2. Take the bus from Washington to Richmond Washington / ...

$29 - $62

Drive  •  5h 53m

  1. Drive from New York to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station 336.6 miles

$30 - $50

Train to Newark, fly to Richmond  •  4h 2m

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

$103 - $253

Subway to New York La Guardia, fly to Richmond  •  4h 14m

  1. Take the subway from W 4 St-Wash Sq to Jackson Hts-Roosevelt Av
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Richmond (RIC) LGA - RIC

$107 - $192

Train to New York JFK, fly to Richmond  •  4h 20m

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

$125 - $297

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Richmond  •  5h 23m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Richmond (RIC) PHL - RIC

$97 - $360

Fly Newark to Norfolk, train  •  5h 29m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Norfolk (ORF) EWR - ORF
  2. Take the train from Newport News to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station

$191 - $401

Fly New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington, train  •  6h 32m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) LGA - DCA
  2. Take the train from Alexandria to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station

$137 - $323

Fly New York La Guardia to Norfolk, train  •  5h 50m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Norfolk (ORF) LGA - ORF
  2. Take the train from Newport News to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station

$185 - $340

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The cost-effective way to get from New York to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station is to bus, which costs $17 - $25 and takes 7h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station is to train and fly which costs $100 - $260 and takes 4h 2m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Midtown NYC and arriving at Richmond. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 20m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Moynihan Train Hall and arriving at Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h 43m.

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The distance between New York and Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station is 289 miles. The road distance is 336.6 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station without a car is to train via Washington which takes 6h 37m and costs $80 - $220.

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It takes approximately 6h 37m to get from New York to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station, including transfers.

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New York to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, depart from Midtown NYC station.

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New York to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from New York Moynihan Train Hall station.

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The best way to get from New York to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station is to train via Washington which takes 6h 37m and costs $80 - $220. Alternatively, you can bus via Washington, which costs $29 - $65 and takes 7h 10m.

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Map of how to get from New York to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station.
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  • Distance: 289.1 miles
  • Duration: 6h 37m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station, VA, USA?

You can take a train from New York to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station via Washington Union Station in around 6h 37m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station via Washington Union and Washington in around 7h 10m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $350
Flights from New York JFK to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Philadelphia to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $310
Flights from New York La Guardia to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $350
Flights from New York La Guardia to Norfolk via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $350
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flights from Newark to Richmond via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flights from New York La Guardia to Richmond via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $340
Flights from Philadelphia to Richmond via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $310
Flights from Newark to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Newark to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from New York La Guardia to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $330
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $330
Flights from New York JFK to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $360
Flights from New York La Guardia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $350
Flights from New York La Guardia to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $330
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$60 - $130
Business Class Seat
$100 - $180
Train from Washington Union Station to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$45 - $90
Business Class Seat
$75 - $140
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
6h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $170
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$75 - $170
Business Class Seat
$120 - $220
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130
Train from Newport News to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $75
Business Class Seat
$65 - $120
Train from Alexandria to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$45 - $90
Business Class Seat
$70 - $130
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Newark Airport Railroad Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
MTA

The New York City Subway consists of 27 underground lines that serve Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens. Lines are identified by a number or letter as well as a colour. Subway passes (called MetroCards) are available for purchase from ticket machines and desks in subway stations (choose from Pay-Per-Ride or 7/30-Day Unlimited), and a new contactless payment system called OMNY is currently being rolled out. The subway runs 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Contact Details
Website
mta.info
Subway from W 4 St-Wash Sq to Jackson Hts-Roosevelt Av
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
mta.info
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from New York Penn Station to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$5 - $8
Bus operators
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from New York 6th Ave to Washington Union
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
boltbus.com
Megabus
Virginia Breeze
Email
support@virginiabreeze.org
Website
virginiabreeze.org
Bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to Richmond, VA - Main Street Station
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
virginiabreeze.org
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Midtown NYC to Richmond
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Richmond Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 21m.

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New York to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, arrive at Richmond station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station is 337 miles. It takes approximately 5h 53m to drive from New York to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station.

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United Airlines offers flights from Newark Airport to Richmond Airport.

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