There are 3 ways to get from Raleigh to Richmond by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Richmond, Va 1014

$20 - $50

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Raleigh to Richmond 157.2 miles

$15 - $23

Fly  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Richmond (RIC) RDU - RIC

$143 - $755

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The cheapest way to get from Raleigh to Richmond is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 2 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Raleigh to Richmond is to bus which costs $20 - $50 and takes 2 h 50 min.

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The distance between Raleigh and Richmond is 140 miles. The road distance is 157.2 miles.

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The bus from Raleigh, Nc to Richmond, Va takes 2 h 50 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Raleigh, Nc and arriving at Richmond, Va. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

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What companies run services between Raleigh, NC, USA and Richmond, VA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Raleigh to Richmond hourly. Tickets cost $20 - $50 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min. Alternatively, American Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Raleigh to Richmond hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Richmond via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Richmond via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Richmond via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Richmond via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Richmond via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Richmond via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Richmond via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Richmond via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
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 Raleigh, Nc to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50

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