There are 7 ways to get from Richmond to Florida by plane, night bus, bus, train or car

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Fly Richmond to Fort Lauderdale  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Richmond (RIC) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) RIC - FLL

$134 - $255

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Bus  •  12 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Jacksonville, Fl 1019 / ...

$60 - $150

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Fly Richmond to Miami  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Richmond (RIC) to Miami (MIA) RIC - MIA

$164 - $425

Fly Richmond to Orlando  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Richmond (RIC) to Orlando (MCO) RIC - MCO

$126 - $608

Night bus to Norfolk, fly to Orlando  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the night bus from Richmond, Va to Norfolk, Va
  2. Fly from Norfolk (ORF) to Orlando (MCO) ORF - MCO

$222 - $916

Train  •  13 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Richmond Staples Mill Amtrak to Jacksonville Amtrak Silver Meteor / ...

$157 - $437

Drive  •  9 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Richmond to Jacksonville 603.2 miles

$55 - $90

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Richmond, Va and arriving at Jacksonville, Fl. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 h 20 min.

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The distance between Richmond and Florida is 720 miles. The road distance is 603.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Richmond to Florida without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 50 min to get from Richmond to Florida, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Richmond to Florida is to fly which takes 4 h 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12 h 20 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 13 h 49 min.

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The quickest flight from Richmond Airport to Fort Lauderdale Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 20 min.

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Richmond to Florida bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Jacksonville, Fl station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Richmond to Florida is 603 miles. It takes approximately 9 h 49 min to drive from Richmond to Florida.

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Spirit Airlines, JetBlue Airways, United Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Richmond Airport to Fort Lauderdale Airport.

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  • Distance: 719.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 50 min

What companies run services between Richmond, VA, USA and Florida, USA?

JetBlue Airways, Spirit Airlines and four other airlines fly from Richmond to Fort Lauderdale hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Richmond to Jacksonville every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $60 - $150 and the journey takes 12 h 20 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Richmond to Fort Lauderdale via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Richmond to Miami via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Flights from Richmond to Orlando via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Norfolk to Orlando via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Richmond to Fort Lauderdale via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $550
Flights from Richmond to Miami
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $950
Flights from Richmond to Miami via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $950
Flights from Richmond to Miami via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $950
Flights from Richmond to Orlando via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Norfolk to Orlando via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Norfolk to Orlando via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Norfolk to Orlando via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Richmond to Fort Lauderdale via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $550
Flights from Richmond to Orlando via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Norfolk to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Norfolk to Orlando via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Richmond to Fort Lauderdale via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Richmond to Orlando via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Norfolk to Orlando via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Richmond to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $650
Flights from Richmond to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Richmond to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Flights from Richmond to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Norfolk to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Richmond Staples Mill Amtrak to Jacksonville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $260
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Room
$380 - $550
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 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
Bus from Richmond, Va to Jacksonville, Fl
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$60 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $150

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Book your Richmond to Florida bus tickets online with Greyhound.

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

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