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There are 4 ways to get from Richmond to Shenandoah National Park by bus or car

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Bus Greyhound USA, drive  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Charlottesville, Va 1511 / ...
  2. Drive from Charlottesville, Va to Shenandoah National Park

$19 - $38

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Bus Amtrak, drive  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Richmond Main Street Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Drive from Fashion Square Mall to Shenandoah National Park

$6 - $10

2 alternative options

Bus, line 7 bus, drive  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Charlottesville, Va
  2. Take the line 7 bus from West Water St at Omni to Fashion Square Mall 7 / ...
  3. Drive from Fashion Square Mall to Shenandoah National Park

$19 - $39

Drive  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Richmond to Shenandoah National Park 124.6 miles

$12 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Richmond to Shenandoah National Park is to bus and drive which costs $5 - $10 and takes 4 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Richmond to Shenandoah National Park is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2 h 47 min.

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The distance between Richmond and Shenandoah National Park is 85 miles. The road distance is 124.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 54 min to get from Richmond to Shenandoah National Park, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Richmond to Shenandoah National Park is 125 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to drive from Richmond to Shenandoah National Park.

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There are 57+ hotels available in Shenandoah National Park. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Richmond to Shenandoah National Park.
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  • Distance: 85.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 54 min

What companies run services between Richmond, VA, USA and Shenandoah National Park, VA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Richmond to Shenandoah National Park. However, you can take the bus to Charlottesville, Va then take the drive to Shenandoah National Park. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Charlottesville, Va, take the walk to West Water St at Omni, take the line 7 bus to Fashion Square Mall, then take the drive to Shenandoah National Park.

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 Charlottesville, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Charlottesville Area Transit
Website
charlottesville.org
Bus from West Water St at Omni to Fashion Square Mall
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
charlottesville.org
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Richmond Main Street Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com

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