There are 6 ways to get from Richmond to Annapolis by bus, train, car, plane or night bus

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Washington, Dc 3014 / ...
  2. Take the bus from N CAPITOL ST & H ST nb to CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb 220 / ...

$18 - $42

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Bus Eastern Bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Richmond, VA - 910 N Blvd to Washington, DC - 715 H St NW Northbound
  2. Take the bus from N CAPITOL ST & H ST nb to CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb 220 / ...

$18 - $25

Train  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Richmond Main Street Amtrak to Washington Union Station Northeast Regional

$86 - $217

Drive  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Richmond to Annapolis 138.5 miles

$13 - $20

Fly Richmond to Washington Dulles, bus  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Richmond (RIC) to Washington Dulles (IAD) RIC - IAD
  2. Take the bus from INDEPENDENCE AVE & 7&6 ST SW mid eb to CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb

$170 - $395

Night bus to Norfolk, fly to Baltimore, line 70 bus  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the night bus from Richmond, Va to Norfolk, Va
  2. Fly from Norfolk (ORF) to Baltimore (BWI) ORF - BWI
  3. Take the line 70 bus from Cromwell Light Rail Station Bay 2 to CALVERT ST & BLADEN ST fs wb

$171 - $341

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The cheapest way to get from Richmond to Annapolis is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Richmond to Annapolis is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Richmond to Annapolis. However, there are services departing from Richmond, Va and arriving at CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb via N CAPITOL ST & H ST nb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 20 min.

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The distance between Richmond and Annapolis is 112 miles. The road distance is 138.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Richmond to Annapolis without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 20 min and costs $17 - $45.

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It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Richmond to Annapolis, including transfers.

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Richmond to Annapolis bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Richmond, Va station.

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The best way to get from Richmond to Annapolis is to bus which takes 4 h 20 min and costs $17 - $45. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $85 - $220 and takes 6 h 18 min.

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The quickest flight from Richmond Airport to Washington Dulles Airport is the direct flight which takes 49 min.

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Richmond to Annapolis bus services, operated by Maryland Transit, arrive at CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb station.

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Map of how to get from Richmond to Annapolis.
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  • Distance: 112.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 20 min

What companies run services between Richmond, VA, USA and Annapolis, MD, USA?

You can take a bus from Richmond to Annapolis via Washington, Dc and N CAPITOL ST & H ST nb in around 4 h 20 min. Alternatively, Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Richmond to Annapolis twice daily. Tickets cost $75 - $190 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Norfolk to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Richmond to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Richmond Main Street Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 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 Richmond, Va to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Night bus from Richmond, Va to Norfolk, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from N CAPITOL ST & H ST nb to CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from INDEPENDENCE AVE & 7&6 ST SW mid eb to CALVERT ST & WEST ST fs nb
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from Cromwell Light Rail Station Bay 2 to CALVERT ST & BLADEN ST fs wb
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Eastern Bus
Phone
+1 212-244-6132
Website
easternbus.com
Bus from Richmond, VA - 910 N Blvd to Washington, DC - 715 H St NW
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Book at
easternbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Richmond to Annapolis is 139 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 24 min to drive from Richmond to Annapolis.

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United Airlines offers flights from Richmond Airport to Washington Dulles Airport.

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There are 39+ hotels available in Annapolis. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Richmond to Richmond Airport is to bus which takes 33 min and costs $1 - $3.

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