There are 2 ways to get from Richmond to Tangier Island by train, car, ferry or bus

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, drive, ferry  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Richmond Main Street Amtrak to Williamsburg Amtrak
  2. Drive from Williamsburg Amtrak to Reedville, VA
  3. Take the ferry from Reedville, VA to Tangier Island

$96 - $211

Cheapest option

Bus, drive, ferry  •  10 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Washington, Dc
  2. Take the bus from PENNSYLVANIA AVE & 9TH ST NW eb to CALIFORNIA AIRPORT in ST MARY'S CO 715
  3. Drive from CALIFORNIA AIRPORT in ST MARY'S CO to Reedville, VA
  4. Take the ferry from Reedville, VA to Tangier Island

$50 - $83

What companies run services between Richmond, VA, USA and Tangier Island, VA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Richmond to Tangier Island. However, you can take the train to Williamsburg Amtrak, take the drive to Reedville, VA, then take the ferry to Tangier Island. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Washington, Dc, take the walk to Massachusetts Ave Ne & Columbus Cir Ne, take the bus to E St Nw & 11Th St Nw, take the walk to PENNSYLVANIA AVE & 9TH ST NW eb, take the bus to CALIFORNIA AIRPORT in ST MARY'S CO, take the drive to Reedville, VA, then take the ferry to Tangier Island.

Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Richmond Main Street Amtrak to Williamsburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $180
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
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
Maryland Transit
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Bus from PENNSYLVANIA AVE & 9TH ST NW eb to CALIFORNIA AIRPORT in ST MARY'S CO
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Ferry operators
Tangier and Rappahannock Cruises
Website
tangiercruise.com
Ferry from Reedville, VA to Tangier Island
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
tangiercruise.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Richmond to Tangier Island?

The distance between Richmond and Tangier Island is 133 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Richmond to Tangier Island?

The cheapest way to get from Richmond to Tangier Island is to bus and drive and ferry which costs $45 - $85 and takes 10 h 11 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Richmond to Tangier Island?

The quickest way to get from Richmond to Tangier Island is to train and drive and ferry which takes 5 h 22 min and costs $95 - $220.

How long does it take to get from Richmond to Tangier Island?

It takes approximately 5 h 22 min to get from Richmond to Tangier Island, including transfers.