There are 4 ways to get from Richmond to National Harbor by bus, train, car, plane or subway

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Bus  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Springfield 4407 / ...

$20 - $44

3 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Richmond Main Street Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak Northeast Regional

$76 - $192

Drive  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Richmond to National Harbor 114.2 miles

$11 - $17

Fly, subway, bus  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Richmond (RIC) to Washington Dulles (IAD) RIC - IAD
  2. Take the subway from ROSSLYN station to KING STREET station
  3. Take the bus from King St Station & Bus Bay A to St George Blvd & Waterfront St

$174 - $399

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The cheapest way to get from Richmond to National Harbor is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 1 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Richmond to National Harbor is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 1 h 59 min.

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The distance between Richmond and National Harbor is 89 miles. The road distance is 114.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to get from Richmond to National Harbor, including transfers.

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The nearest airport to National Harbor is Reagan Washington (DCA) Airport which is 5.1 miles away. Other nearby airports include Washington Dulles (IAD) (26.3 miles), Baltimore (BWI) (33.2 miles), Richmond (RIC) (90.4 miles) and Harrisburg (MDT) (99.1 miles).

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Map of how to get from Richmond to National Harbor.
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  • Distance: 88.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 56 min

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Richmond to National Harbor hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h. Alternatively, Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Richmond to National Harbor twice daily. Tickets cost $70 - $190 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Richmond to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
52 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 Alexandria Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
Metro Washington DC
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 Richmond, Va to Springfield
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Bus from King St Station & Bus Bay A to St George Blvd & Waterfront St
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com

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