There are 4 ways to get from Richmond to Newport News by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 52 min

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

$73 - $185

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Richmond to Hampton, VA

$12 - $21

2 alternative options

Bus, line 110 bus, line 112 bus  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Hampton, Va
  2. Take the line 110 bus from King & Pembroke to Net Center 110
  3. Take the line 112 bus from Net Center to Jefferson & Pavilion 112

$16 - $33

Drive  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Richmond to Newport News 71.1 miles

$7 - $11

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

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Richmond to Newport News 3 times a day. Tickets cost $70 - $190 and the journey takes 1 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Richmond to Newport News via Hampton, Va, King & Pembroke, and Net Center in around 2 h 37 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Richmond Main Street Amtrak to Newport News Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $120
Business Seat
$100 - $190
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Richmond, Va to Hampton, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Hampton Roads Transit (HRT)
Website
gohrt.com
Bus from King & Pembroke to Net Center
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gohrt.com
Bus from Net Center to Jefferson & Pavilion
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
gohrt.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Richmond and Newport News is 102 km. The road distance is 114 km.

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

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

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 King & Pembroke and Net Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 37 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 52 min to get from Richmond to Newport News, including transfers.