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There are 5 ways to get from Rockville to Richmond by subway, bus, train, car or plane

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Subway, bus  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the subway from ROCKVILLE station to UNION STATION station Red
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va 1051 / ...

$19 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, DC to Richmond, VA Washington DC-Richmond

$18 - $20

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station Northeast Regional

$78 - $195

Drive  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Rockville to Richmond 119 miles

$11 - $17

Subway, fly  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the subway from ROCKVILLE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  2. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  3. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Richmond (RIC) IAD - RIC

$173 - $397

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The cheapest way to get from Rockville to Richmond is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rockville to Richmond is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 4 min.

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The distance between Rockville and Richmond is 108 miles. The road distance is 119 miles.

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The best way to get from Rockville to Richmond without a car is to subway and bus which takes 3 h 46 min and costs $19 - $45.

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It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from Rockville to Richmond, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Rockville to Richmond is to bus which takes 4 h 7 min and costs $18 - $20. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $75 - $200 and takes 4 h 24 min.

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The quickest flight from Washington Dulles Airport to Richmond Airport is the direct flight which takes 51 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rockville to Richmond is 119 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to drive from Rockville to Richmond.

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United Airlines offers flights from Washington Dulles Airport to Richmond Airport.

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There are 143+ hotels available in Richmond. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 107.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 46 min

What companies run services between Rockville, MD, USA and Richmond, VA, USA?

Eastern Bus operates a bus from Rockville to Richmond 5 times a day. Tickets cost $15 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Alternatively, Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Rockville to Richmond twice daily. Tickets cost $75 - $190 and the journey takes 2 h 43 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Richmond
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from ROCKVILLE station to UNION STATION station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from ROCKVILLE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
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 Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Eastern Bus
Phone
+1 212-244-6132
Website
easternbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC to Richmond, VA
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Book at
easternbus.com

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