There are 3 ways to get from Washington to Richmond by bus, train or car
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Washington to Richmond is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 47 min.
The quickest way to get from Washington to Richmond is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 47 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Washington, Dc and arriving at Richmond, Va. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 5 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Washington Union Station station and arriving at Richmond Main Street Amtrak. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 43 min.
The distance between Washington and Richmond is 96 miles. The road distance is 106.4 miles.
The best way to get from Washington to Richmond without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 5 min and costs $15 - $40.
The bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va takes 2 h 5 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.
Washington to Richmond bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Washington, Dc station.
Washington to Richmond train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Washington Union Station.
The best way to get from Washington to Richmond is to bus which takes 2 h 5 min and costs $15 - $40. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $75 - $190 and takes 2 h 43 min.
What companies run services between Washington, DC, USA and Richmond, VA, USA?
Greyhound USA operates a bus from Washington to Richmond hourly. Tickets cost $16 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min. Eastern Bus also services this route 5 times a day. Alternatively, Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Washington to Richmond twice daily. Tickets cost $75 - $190 and the journey takes 2 h 43 min.
Train from Washington Union Station to Richmond Main Street Amtrak
- Ave. Duration
- 2 h 43 min
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
- $75 - $190
- Coach Seat
- $75 - $120
- Business Seat
- $110 - $190
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.
Bus from Washington, Dc to Richmond, Va
- Ave. Duration
- 2 h 5 min
- Estimated price
- $16 - $40
- $16 - $25
- $29 - $40
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More Questions & Answers
Washington to Richmond bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Richmond, Va station.
Washington to Richmond train services, operated by Amtrak Northeast Regional, arrive at Richmond Main Street Amtrak station.
Yes, the driving distance between Washington to Richmond is 106 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to drive from Washington to Richmond.
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