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.
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11 h 3 m
11 h 29 m
Trains per day
Of the 2 trains that leave Richmond for Boston every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||473 miles (763 km)|
|Average train duration||17 h 47 min|
|Average train ticket price||$42 (€38)|
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 2 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Amtrak or Amtrak|
Trains from Richmond to Boston cover the 473 miles (763 km) long trip taking on average 17 h 47 min with our travel partners like Amtrak or Amtrak. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $42 (€38), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $42 (€38).
Travel to Boston from Richmond from $42 (€38) with Omio’s train partners Amtrak Acela and Amtrak! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.
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 to Boston from Richmond, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.
Amtrak from Richmond to Boston train information:
Acela is the flagship high-speed train service from Amtrak, the main train provider in the United States. Acela high-speed trains operate services along the Northeast Corridor, connecting popular destinations like Washington, D. C. Baltimore, Philadelphia, NYC, Providence, and Boston, just to name a few. Amtrak Acela trains are the fastest in the U. S. Reaching speeds up to 150 mph (250 km/h). Known for their superior comfort, Acela trains have spacious and comfortable seats with more legroom than Amtrak’s Coach Class seats. You can choose between booking a Business Class or First Class seat on an Acela train from Richmond to Boston. In both classes amenities include seat reservations, free Wi-Fi, power outlets, adjustable lighting at every seat, conference tables and large tray tables. Passengers can also purchase food and drinks on the train at Café Acela.
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