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There are 3 ways to get from Richmond to Newport News by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station to Newport News Amtrak Station Northeast Regional

$73 - $185

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Bus, line 114 bus  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Hampton, Va 3005 / ...
  2. Take the line 114 bus from Hampton Transfer Center to Net Center 114 / ...

$16 - $33

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Richmond to Newport News 71.1 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Richmond to Newport News is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Richmond to Newport News is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Richmond to Newport News. However, there are services departing from Richmond, Va and arriving at Jefferson & Pavilion via Hampton Transfer Center and Net Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 35 min.

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The distance between Richmond and Newport News is 64 miles. The road distance is 71.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Richmond to Newport News without a car is to train which takes 1 h 54 min and costs $70 - $190.

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It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to get from Richmond to Newport News, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Richmond to Newport News is to train which takes 1 h 54 min and costs $70 - $190. Alternatively, you can bus and line 114 bus, which costs $16 - $35 and takes 2 h 35 min.

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Richmond to Newport News bus services, operated by Hampton Roads Transit (HRT), arrive at Net Center station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Richmond to Newport News is 71 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to drive from Richmond to Newport News.

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  • Distance: 63.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 54 min

What companies run services between Richmond, VA, USA and Newport News, VA, USA?

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Richmond to Newport News twice daily. Tickets cost $70 - $190 and the journey takes 1 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Richmond to Newport News via Hampton, Va, Hampton Transfer Center, and Net Center in around 2 h 35 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station to Newport News Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $120
Business Seat
$100 - $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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Richmond, Va to Hampton, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Hampton Roads Transit (HRT)
Website
gohrt.com
Bus from Hampton Transfer Center to Net Center
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gohrt.com

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