There are 8 ways to get from Richmond to Myrtle Beach by train, car, bus or plane

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Train, drive  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Richmond Staples Mill Amtrak to Dillon Amtrak Palmetto
  2. Drive from Dillon Amtrak to Myrtle Beach

$116 - $315

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Bus via Wilmington, Nc  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Raleigh, Nc
  2. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Wilmington, Nc 381 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Wilmington, Nc to Myrtle Beach, Sc 387

$55 - $133

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Bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Raleigh, Nc
  2. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Fayetteville, Nc
  3. Take the bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Florence, Sc
  4. Take the bus from Florence, SC to Myrtle Beach, SC

$66 - $139

Drive  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Richmond to Myrtle Beach 327.1 miles

$30 - $50

Fly from Richmond  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Richmond (RIC) to Myrtle Beach (MYR) RIC - MYR

$302 - $1,516

Bus to Reagan Washington, fly  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Springfield
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Myrtle Beach (MYR) DCA - MYR

$220 - $704

Bus to Charlottesville, fly  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Charlottesville, Va
  2. Fly from Charlottesville (CHO) to Myrtle Beach (MYR) CHO - MYR

$324 - $1,488

Bus, train to Baltimore, fly  •  5 h 44 min

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

$158 - $856

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No, there is no direct bus from Richmond to Myrtle Beach. However, there are services departing from Richmond, Va and arriving at Myrtle Beach, SC via Raleigh, Nc, Fayetteville, Nc and Florence, SC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

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The distance between Richmond and Myrtle Beach is 280 miles. The road distance is 327.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Richmond to Myrtle Beach without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 32 min to get from Richmond to Myrtle Beach, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Richmond to Myrtle Beach is to bus which takes 8 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 4 h 52 min.

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There is no direct flight from Richmond Airport to Myrtle Beach Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 13 min and has one stopover.

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Richmond to Myrtle Beach bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Myrtle Beach, Sc station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Richmond to Myrtle Beach is 327 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 50 min to drive from Richmond to Myrtle Beach.

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United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Richmond Airport to Myrtle Beach Airport.

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Map of how to get from Richmond to Myrtle Beach.
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  • Distance: 280.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 32 min

What companies run services between Richmond, VA, USA and Myrtle Beach, SC, USA?

You can take a bus from Richmond to Myrtle Beach via Raleigh, Nc, Fayetteville, Nc, Florence, Sc, and Florence, SC in around 8 h 30 min. Alternatively, American Airlines, Delta and three other airlines fly from Richmond to Myrtle Beach hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Richmond to Myrtle Beach via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,500
Flights from Richmond to Myrtle Beach via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
Flights from Richmond to Myrtle Beach via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Myrtle Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Myrtle Beach via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Charlottesville to Myrtle Beach via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from Baltimore to Myrtle Beach via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Richmond to Myrtle Beach via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,600
Flights from Richmond to Myrtle Beach via Boston
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,800
Flights from Charlottesville to Myrtle Beach via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Richmond to Myrtle Beach via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,700
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Baltimore to Myrtle Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $650
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 Dillon Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
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 Washington Union Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
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 Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Raleigh, Nc to Fayetteville, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28
Bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Florence, Sc
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Raleigh, Nc to Wilmington, Nc
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Wilmington, Nc to Myrtle Beach, Sc
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Richmond, Va to Springfield
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Richmond, Va to Charlottesville, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Bus from Richmond, Va to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
South Eastern Stages
Phone
+1 877.836.7607 / 404.591.2750
Email
info@sestages.com
Website
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Fayetteville, NC to Florence, SC
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Florence, SC to Myrtle Beach, SC
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com

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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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