New York City to Richmond bus

Cheap bus tickets from New York City to Richmond

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Cheapest

38

Average

38

The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from New York City to Richmond is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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05:15PMNew York City7h00 12:15AMRichmond
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381One-way
Flixbus
04:30PMNew York City7h25 11:55PMRichmond
0 transfers
381One-way

Bus schedule from New York City to Richmond

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Bus times from New York City to Richmond

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Fastest Journey

7 h

Average

7 h 12 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

461 km

Of the 2 buses that leave New York City for Richmond every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Flixbus
05:15PMNew York City7h00 12:15AMRichmond
0 transfers
381One-way
Flixbus
04:30PMNew York City7h25 11:55PMRichmond
0 transfers
381One-way

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Overview: Bus from New York City to Richmond

distanceDistance285 miles (460 km)
durationAverage bus duration6 h 45 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$42 (€38)
frequencyBus frequency1 a day
changesDirect busYes, there is 1 direct bus a day
carriersBus providersFlixbus, OurBus or Greyhound

Buses from New York City to Richmond cover the 285 miles (460 km) long route taking on average 6 h 45 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, OurBus or Greyhound. Normally, there is 1 bus operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $42 (€38), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $40 (€36).

Bus providers: FlixBus and Greyhound from New York City to Richmond

Travel between New York City and Richmond from $40 (€36) with Omio’s bus partners FlixBus and Greyhound! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.

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FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

FlixBus from New York City to Richmond bus information:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 55 min
  • Average Price: $40
  • FlixBus frequency: 1 a day

Are you making plans to travel from New York City to Richmond? Why not take a bus with Greyhound? Omio can show you current Greyhound bus times, tickets, travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on New York City to Richmond buses all in one place. On the Greyhound bus, you can expect to travel 285 miles (460 km) between New York City and Richmond. If you use the Omio app to search for buses between New York City and Richmond, you can quickly see if the Greyhound ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a bus. Once you have found your perfect one-way Greyhound bus to Richmond from New York City, book your cheap bus tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

    Buses from New York to Richmond 

    Traveling from the great city of New York to Richmond in Virginia can be done with ease, convenience and comfort when using bus services. The two great cities are separated by a distance of 335 miles (approximately 539 kilometers). Richmond combines southern charm and beauty with big city amenities and a young and creative culture. Traveling by bus from New York to Richmond takes approximately seven hours. Using OurBus to travel from New York to Richmond is cheaper and faster than many other forms of transport. Although there are no express buses on the route from New York to Richmond, OurBus operates services with stops in Washington, Springfield, and Fredericksburg, on the way to Richmond. The intercity route from New York to Richmond has a weekly frequency of six buses, with two services operating every day from Friday through to Sunday.

    Which bus companies travel from New York to Richmond? 

    OurBus has buses operating the intercity route from New York to Richmond, Virginia. Although the buses used to travel between the cities are not owned and operated by OurBus, the bus companies in partnership meet the strict OurBus standards. There are two bus companies that operate services on the route from New York to Richmond alongside OurBus. Adventures by Dawn operate the daytime bus on the intercity route from New York to Richmond while National Coach Works Inc of Virginia operates the late evening to late night bus from New York to Richmond. Both bus companies take the same amount of time to get to Richmond from New York. Although the buses have stops along the route, there is no change required on services on this route

    How long is the bus ride from New York to Richmond? 

    The average duration taken to complete the intercity journey from New York to Richmond is approximately seven hours using OurBus. The daytime bus departs from New York Madison avenue between 26th and 27th street with stops at Washington DC 99th street 2002 Union bus terminal slips 14 and 15, Springfield VA Backlick North Park and Ride Bus Shelter on N. Backlick road. From there it is on to the last stop in Richmond, Virginia. The other service operates a similar route, the only exception being after the Springfield stop it travels to Fredericksburg Virginia 627 Warrenton Road commuter lot, and then on to Pine Street near VCU Medical center.

    How many buses are there from New York to Richmond? 

    The intercity route from New York to Richmond has two daily buses on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. OurBus departure timetables for intercity routes from New York to Richmond do not operate bus services on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. The first bus from New York departs from Madison Avenue between 26th and 27th Street at 10:00 a.m. and arrives in Richmond at 5:40 p.m. National Coach Works services depart at 5:30 p.m. from Port Authority Bus Terminal lower level Gate 23 and arrives in Richmond Pine Street, next to VCU Medical Center at 1:10 a.m.

    What are the departure and arrival stations for buses from New York to Richmond? 

    Departure bus station:  from New York City, OurBus operates departures from two separate bus terminals. The Port Authority Bus Terminal is located approximately two miles from the city center. The terminal can be accessed using Bus M104 towards 41 ST via Broadway avenue, Bus Q towards Coney Island, bus M-Seven towards 14 via Columbus, Bus A and Bus D. The buses take approximately 10 minutes to get from the city center to the bus terminal. The terminal has various facilities like baggage storage, Red Cap for help with luggage, charging stations and points for mobile devices, free WiFi for 30 minutes, taxi dispatch center, and 24-hour parking options. The other departure station for OurBus intercity services is at Madison avenue between 26th and 27th street in Manhattan. The bus stop can be accessed using public buses, including BXM18, BXM-three, BXM-four, M-one, M-two, QM21, or X68. Train services include Far Rockaway, Hudson Long Beach, and Port Washington or through subway six, six-X, F and W. Nearby attractions include shopping boutiques, Joe's coffee company, hotels, cafes, and Central Park.

    Arrival bus station: buses from New York arrive at Pine Street VCU Medical center Westbound and Eastbound Station. The station is near the Virginia Commonwealth University and Virginia Union University. It can be reached using bus 14 towards Hermitage/Wilmer that takes approximately six minutes or using BRT towards Main/Broad/ Willow Lawn. The station is near coffee shops, boutiques, and restaurants. The station has two platforms. Services and facilities available at the station include bicycles ramps, parking options, ticket machines, and a help center.

    Travel Tips: Bus to Richmond from New York City

    Travel Tips: Take the bus to Richmond easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from New York City to Richmond.
    FAQs
    Omio customers have found the cheapest buses from New York City to Richmond to cost as little as $40 (€36)  in the next 7 days.
    The bus price between New York City and Richmond is on average $42 (€38)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
    The bus distance from New York City to Richmond is around 285 miles (460 km).
    On average the New York City to Richmond bus travel time is 6 h 45 min  for the 285 miles (460 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
    Take the New York City to Richmond bus with Flixbus, OurBus or Greyhound. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus providers for the route to Richmond from New York City as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    The average number of buses departing New York City for Richmond is 1 a day. The bus schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    The first New York City to Richmond bus departs at 5: 30 PM   and the last bus from New York City to Richmond leaves at 5: 30 PM. Check out the most up-to-date bus schedule from New York City to Richmond on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
    If you buy a bus ticket from New York City to Richmond within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $42 (€38) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets from New York City to Richmond are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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