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

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

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Bus  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Savannah, Ga 1017 / ...

$45 - $120

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Train  •  10 h 15 min

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

$140 - $385

Drive  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Richmond to Savannah 471.2 miles

$45 - $70

Fly Richmond to Savannah  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Richmond (RIC) to Savannah (SAV) RIC - SAV

$246 - $1,307

Bus to Reagan Washington, fly to Savannah  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Springfield
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Savannah (SAV) DCA - SAV

$184 - $525

Bus to Washington Dulles, fly to Savannah  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Springfield
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Savannah (SAV) IAD - SAV

$162 - $703

Bus, train to Baltimore, fly to Savannah  •  6 h 48 min

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

$237 - $657

Fly Richmond to Hilton Head, bus  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Richmond (RIC) to Hilton Head (HHH) RIC - HHH
  2. Take the bus from Hwy 278 to Lowes
  3. Take the bus from Beaufort, Sc to Savannah, Ga

$304 - $1,527

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The cheapest way to get from Richmond to Savannah is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 7 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Richmond to Savannah is to fly which costs $240 - $1,400 and takes 5 h 41 min.

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The distance between Richmond and Savannah is 433 miles. The road distance is 471.2 miles.

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The bus from Richmond, Va to Savannah, Ga takes 9 h 15 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Richmond, Va and arriving at Savannah, Ga. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Richmond to Savannah. However, there are services departing from Richmond Main Street Amtrak and arriving at Savannah Amtrak via Richmond Staples Mill Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from Richmond to Savannah.
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  • Distance: 433.1 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 15 min

What companies run services between Richmond, VA, USA and Savannah, GA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Richmond to Savannah every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 9 h 15 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Richmond to Savannah twice daily. Tickets cost $75 - $210 and the journey takes 8 h 50 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Richmond to Savannah via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Richmond to Savannah via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Savannah
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,000
Flights from Reagan Washington to Savannah via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Savannah via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from Baltimore to Savannah via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Savannah via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Richmond to Hilton Head via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,500
Flights from Richmond to Hilton Head via New York La Guardia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Richmond to Savannah via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Richmond to Savannah via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Richmond to Savannah via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Savannah via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $950
Flights from Washington Dulles to Savannah via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Flights from Baltimore to Savannah via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Richmond to Savannah via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Richmond to Savannah via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Reagan Washington to Savannah via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Savannah
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Baltimore to Savannah
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
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 Savannah Amtrak
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Room
$320 - $450
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
22 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.

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 Savannah, Ga
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120
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 Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Beaufort, Sc to Savannah, Ga
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Palmetto Breeze Transit
Website
palmettobreezetransit.com
Bus from Hwy 278 to Lowes
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
palmettobreezetransit.com

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