Raleigh, NC to Richmond, VA train

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Cheap train tickets from Raleigh, NC to Richmond, VA

Showing times and prices for Jul 19

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Raleigh, NC to Richmond, VA is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Amtrak
09:04AM3h26
Raleigh Union Station, Raleigh, NC
12:30PMStaples Mill Road Station, Richmond, VA
$511One-way
0 transfers
2nd Cheapest
Amtrak
10:13AM3h51
Raleigh Union Station, Raleigh, NC
02:04PMStaples Mill Road Station, Richmond, VA
$581One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Raleigh, NC to Richmond, VA

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, July 19
Amtrak
09:04AM3h26
Raleigh Union Station, Raleigh, NC
12:30PMStaples Mill Road Station, Richmond, VA
0 transfers
Amtrak
10:13AM3h51
Raleigh Union Station, Raleigh, NC
02:04PMStaples Mill Road Station, Richmond, VA
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Raleigh, NC to Richmond, VA

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Fastest Journey

3 h 26 m

Average

3 h 38 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

224 km

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

Fastest
Amtrak
09:04AM3h26
Raleigh Union Station, Raleigh, NC
12:30PMStaples Mill Road Station, Richmond, VA
$511One-way
0 transfers
2nd Fastest
Amtrak
10:13AM3h51
Raleigh Union Station, Raleigh, NC
02:04PMStaples Mill Road Station, Richmond, VA
$581One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Raleigh, NC to Richmond, VA

distanceDistance139 miles (224 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 26 min
priceAverage train ticket price$47 (€40)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Raleigh, NC to Richmond, VA cover the 139 miles (224 km) long route taking on average 3 h 26 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $47 (€40), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $30 (€26).

Train providers: Amtrak from Raleigh, NC to Richmond, VA trains

For as little as $30 (€26) you can travel by train from Raleigh, NC to Richmond, VA with Amtrak. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

Amtrak is the main train company in the United States and operates medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 American states and 3 Canadian provinces. With over 300 Amtrak trains running daily, you can travel by train across America and explore destinations near and far. Take the Acela train for high-speed services connecting popular cities in the Northeast, the Coast Starlight to travel up and down the stunning West Coast or the Empire Builder to travel from Chicago to the Midwest and the Pacific Northwest among others. Amtrak offers different class options to suit any traveler’s budget with classes like Coach, Business, First and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. When you book your train journey from Raleigh, NC to Richmond, VA, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

Amtrak from Raleigh, NC to Richmond, VA train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 26 min
  • Cheapest Price: $30
  • Amtrak frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Trains from Raleigh, NC to Richmond, VA

FAQs: Travel by train from Raleigh, NC to Richmond, VA 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 Raleigh, NC to Richmond, VA.
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Cheap train tickets from Raleigh, NC to Richmond, VA can start from as little as $30 (€26) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Raleigh, NC to Richmond, VA is $47 (€40); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Raleigh, NC to Richmond, VA train travel time is 3 h 26 min   for the 139 mile (224 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Raleigh, NC to Richmond, VA leaves at 1: 04 PM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Raleigh, NC to Richmond, VA leaves at 3: 13 PM.
There is 1 train a day from Raleigh, NC to Richmond, VA which require at least one change with Amtrak. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Raleigh, NC to Richmond, VA, you can count on Amtrak for the best way to get you to Richmond, VA. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Raleigh, NC to Richmond, VA and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
A trip to Richmond, VA from Raleigh, NC is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 26 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Raleigh, NC to Richmond, VA by train is October.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Richmond, VA from Raleigh, NC including taking a train or bus.

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