There are 6 ways to get from Scranton to Richmond 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.

Recommended option

Bus, train via Washington, Dc  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Scranton to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak 201
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va

$142 - $338

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Scranton, Pa to Philadelphia, Pa 7959 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Richmond, Va 3005 / ...

$47 - $113

4 alternative options

Bus, train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  10 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Scranton, Pa to Philadelphia, Pa 7959 / ...
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Richmond Main Street Amtrak Northeast Regional

$107 - $256

Bus via Washington DC  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Scranton, PA to Harrisburg, PA 771
  2. Take the bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Washington, Dc
  3. Take the bus from Washington DC to Richmond

$61 - $116

Drive  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Scranton to Richmond 343 miles

$30 - $50

Fly  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) to Richmond (RIC) AVP - RIC

$195 - $854

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Scranton to Richmond is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Scranton to Richmond is to fly which costs $190 - $900 and takes 5 h 8 min.

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The distance between Scranton and Richmond is 285 miles. The road distance is 343 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 29 min to get from Scranton to Richmond, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Scranton to Richmond. However, there are services departing from Scranton, Pa and arriving at Richmond, Va via Philadelphia, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 22 min.

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What companies run services between Scranton, PA, USA and Richmond, VA, USA?

You can take a bus from Scranton to Richmond via Philadelphia, Pa in around 10 h 22 min. Alternatively, United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from Scranton to Richmond hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Richmond via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Richmond via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Richmond via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Richmond via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Richmond via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Richmond via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Richmond via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre to Richmond via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Richmond Main Street Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $140
Business Seat
$130 - $210
Bus operators
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from Scranton to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com
Greyhound USA
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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
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Scranton, Pa to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Harrisburg, Pa to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Fullington Trailways
Phone
+1 800.942.8287
Website
fullingtontours.com
Bus from Scranton, PA to Harrisburg, PA
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
fullingtontours.com
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