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There are 3 ways to get from Virginia Commonwealth University to Fredericksburg Amtrak by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 44m

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

$42 - $78

Cheapest option

Line 50 bus, line 18 bus, train  •  3h 31m

  1. Take the line 50 bus from DMV Drive & Leigh to Willow Lawn + Shelter 50 / ...
  2. Take the line 18 bus from Willow Lawn + Shelter to Staples Mill & Amtrak Richmond Station 18
  3. Take the train from Richmond Staples Mill Road Amtrak Station to Fredericksburg Amtrak

$27 - $78

1 alternative option

Drive  •  59 min

  1. Drive from Virginia Commonwealth University to Fredericksburg Amtrak 56.2 miles

$5 - $8

Virginia Commonwealth University → Fredericksburg Amtrak
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The cheapest way to get from Virginia Commonwealth University to Fredericksburg Amtrak is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 59 min.

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The fastest way to get from Virginia Commonwealth University to Fredericksburg Amtrak is to drive. Taking this option will cost $5 - $8 and takes 59 min.

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The distance between Virginia Commonwealth University and Fredericksburg Amtrak is 52 miles. The road distance is 56.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Virginia Commonwealth University to Fredericksburg Amtrak without a car is to train which takes 2h 44m and costs $40 - $80.

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It takes approximately 2h 44m to get from Virginia Commonwealth University to Fredericksburg Amtrak, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Virginia Commonwealth University to Fredericksburg Amtrak is 56 miles. It takes approximately 59 min to drive from Virginia Commonwealth University to Fredericksburg Amtrak.

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  • Distance: 52.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 44m

What companies run services between Virginia Commonwealth University, VA, USA and Fredericksburg Amtrak, VA, USA?

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station to Fredericksburg Amtrak twice daily. Tickets cost $40 - $75 and the journey takes 1h 26m.

Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Richmond Main Street Amtrak Station to Fredericksburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $75
Business Class Seat
$60 - $120
Train from Richmond Staples Mill Road Amtrak Station to Fredericksburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $70
Business Class Seat
$60 - $110
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Richmond Staples Mill Road Amtrak Station to Fredericksburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $50
Bus operators
GRTC
Phone
(804) 358-4782
Email
webcustomerservice@ridegrtc.com
Website
ridegrtc.com
Bus from DMV Drive & Leigh to Willow Lawn + Shelter
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
More information at
GRTC
Bus from Willow Lawn + Shelter to Staples Mill & Amtrak Richmond Station
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
More information at
GRTC

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