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Cheap train tickets from Boston to Richmond

Showing times and prices for May 23

Cheapest

$49

Average

$151

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Boston to Richmond will cost around $ 151 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 49.

Amtrak
02:20PMBoston10h50 01:10AMRichmond
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$491One-way
Amtrak
10:10AMBoston10h46 08:56PMRichmond
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$2531One-way

Train schedule from Boston to Richmond

Showing trains for tomorrow, Mon, May 23
Amtrak
10:10AMBoston10h46 08:56PMRichmond
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Amtrak
02:20PMBoston10h50 01:10AMRichmond
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Mon
May 23
$49Amtrak
$32Flixbus
$86American Airlines
Tue
May 24
$135Amtrak
$46Flixbus
$167American Airlines
Wed
May 25
$50Amtrak
$32Flixbus
$72American Airlines
Thu
May 26
$49Amtrak
$32Flixbus
$81United
Fri
May 27
$182Amtrak
$32Flixbus
$172United
Sat
May 28
$49Amtrak
$32Flixbus
$105American Airlines
Sun
May 29
$146Amtrak
$32Flixbus
$108JetBlue Airways

Fastest train times from Boston to Richmond

Showing times and prices for May 23

Fastest Journey

10 h 46 m

Average

10 h 48 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

763 km

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

These direct trains cover the 763 km distance in an average of 10 h 48 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 10 h 46 m .

The slowest trains will take 10 h 50 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Amtrak
10:10AMBoston10h46 08:56PMRichmond
0 changes
$2531One-way
Amtrak
02:20PMBoston10h50 01:10AMRichmond
0 changes
$491One-way

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Overview: Train from Boston to Richmond

distanceDistance473 miles (763 km)
durationAverage train duration10 h 23 min
priceAverage train ticket price$135 (€121)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Boston to Richmond cover the 473 miles (763 km) long route taking on average 10 h 23 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $135 (€121), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $38 (€34).

Train providers: Amtrak from Boston to Richmond trains

Buy your official Amtrak train tickets to Richmond from Boston from $38 (€34) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable journey.

Amtrak

Amtrak is the main train company in the United States operating medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 US states as well as in 3 Canadian provinces. There are over 300 Amtrak trains running daily. With Amtrak you can travel by train across the country and explore destinations near and far with routes such as the Northeast Regional connecting cities in the East Coast, the Coast Starlight connecting destinations up and down the West Coast, the Empire Builder connecting Chicago and Midwestern cities to the Northwest, and many more. Amtrak offers different class options suiting any budget, from Coach Class to Business Class, First Class, and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. There are several different ticket types including Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium for you to book for your next train journey between Boston and Richmond.

  • Average Price: $38

When you buy your Amtrak train tickets from Boston to Richmond don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • Change fees have been waived for all reservations made before March 31, 2021.
  • If you've booked with Omio, to change your reservation, go to Amtrak.com (Modify Trip) or the Amtrak app. A fare difference may apply to your new itinerary. If you want to cancel your reservation, you must call 800-USA-RAIL (not available via Amtrak.com or the app).

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FAQs

What is the price of the cheapest train from Boston to Richmond?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Boston to Richmond trains for as little as $38 (€34)  in the next 7 days.

How much is a train ticket to Richmond from Boston?

If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Boston to Richmond train price to come in at an average of $135 (€121)  one way.

What is the distance between Boston and Richmond by train?

The distance between Boston and Richmond by train is approximately 473 miles (763 km).

How long is the train ride to Richmond from Boston?

On average the Boston to Richmond train time is 10 h 23 min  covering the 473 miles (763 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Which train providers can take me between Boston and Richmond?

When taking a train from Boston to Richmond, you can count on Amtrak for the best way to get you to Richmond. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Richmond from Boston and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

When is the earliest train from Boston to Richmond? When is the last train from Boston to Richmond?

You can take the first train from Boston to Richmond at 10: 10 AM. The last train from Boston to Richmond that you can take departs at 2: 20 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Boston to Richmond schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.

When should I purchase the Boston to Richmond train for the best deals on tickets?

If you book a train ticket from Boston to Richmond within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $135 (€121) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Boston to Richmond are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.