There are 4 ways to get from Richmond to Williamsburg by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Williamsburg 3561 / ...

$12 - $26

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Train  •  1 h 5 min

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

$65 - $180

Taxi  •  55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Richmond to Williamsburg 52.8 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Richmond to Williamsburg 52.8 miles

$5 - $8

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Richmond, Va and arriving at Williamsburg. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Richmond Main Street Amtrak and arriving at Williamsburg Amtrak. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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The distance between Richmond and Williamsburg is 46 miles. The road distance is 52.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Richmond to Williamsburg without a car is to bus which takes 1 h and costs .

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The bus from Richmond, Va to Williamsburg takes 1 h including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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Richmond to Williamsburg train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, depart from Richmond Main Street Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Richmond to Williamsburg is to bus which takes 1 h and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 5 min.

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Richmond to Williamsburg bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Williamsburg station.

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Richmond to Williamsburg train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Williamsburg Amtrak station.

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Map of how to get from Richmond to Williamsburg.
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  • Distance: 46 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

What companies run services between Richmond, VA, USA and Williamsburg, VA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Richmond to Williamsburg hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $26 and the journey takes 1 h. Alternatively, Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Richmond to Williamsburg twice daily. Tickets cost $65 - $180 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Richmond Main Street Amtrak to Williamsburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $180
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 Williamsburg
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Other operators
Taxi from Richmond to Williamsburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Taxi Richmond
Phone
+1 804-938-7967
Richmond Metro Taxi
Phone
+1 804-977-0933

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Yes, the driving distance between Richmond to Williamsburg is 53 miles. It takes approximately 55 min to drive from Richmond to Williamsburg.

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