Richmond to Washington, DC train

Cheap train tickets from Richmond to Washington, DC

Showing times and prices for Oct 01

Cheapest

26

Average

43

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.

Cheapest
03:15PMStaples Mill Road Station2h26 05:41PMUnion Station
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261One-way
2nd Cheapest
04:41PMStaples Mill Road Station2h29 07:10PMUnion Station
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351One-way
2nd Cheapest
06:25AMStaples Mill Road Station2h25 08:50AMUnion Station
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351One-way
2nd Cheapest
05:55AMMain Street Station2h55 08:50AMUnion Station
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351One-way
2nd Cheapest
05:34PMStaples Mill Road Station2h21 07:55PMUnion Station
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351One-way

Train schedule from Richmond to Washington, DC

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05:55AMMain Street Station2h55 08:50AMUnion Station
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06:25AMStaples Mill Road Station2h25 08:50AMUnion Station
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07:28AMStaples Mill Road Station2h16 09:44AMUnion Station
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08:25AMStaples Mill Road Station2h31 10:56AMUnion Station
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09:42AMMain Street Station2h53 12:35PMUnion Station
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10:19AMStaples Mill Road Station2h16 12:35PMUnion Station
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12:39PMStaples Mill Road Station2h25 03:04PMUnion Station
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02:11PMStaples Mill Road Station2h20 04:31PMUnion Station
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03:15PMStaples Mill Road Station2h26 05:41PMUnion Station
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04:41PMStaples Mill Road Station2h29 07:10PMUnion Station
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04:57PMMain Street Station2h58 07:55PMUnion Station
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05:34PMStaples Mill Road Station2h21 07:55PMUnion Station
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Fastest train times from Richmond to Washington, DC

Showing times and prices for Oct 01

Fastest Journey

2 h 16 m

Average

2 h 31 m

Trains per day

12

Distance

154 km

Of the 12 trains that leave Richmond for Washington, DC every day 12 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
10:19AMStaples Mill Road Station2h16 12:35PMUnion Station
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571One-way
Fastest
07:28AMStaples Mill Road Station2h16 09:44AMUnion Station
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351One-way
2nd Fastest
02:11PMStaples Mill Road Station2h20 04:31PMUnion Station
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471One-way
05:34PMStaples Mill Road Station2h21 07:55PMUnion Station
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351One-way
06:25AMStaples Mill Road Station2h25 08:50AMUnion Station
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351One-way

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Overview: Train from Richmond to Washington, DC

distanceDistance95 miles (153 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 47 min
priceAverage train ticket price$13 (€12)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak

Trains from Richmond to Washington, DC cover the 95 miles (153 km) long route taking on average 2 h 47 min with our travel partners like Amtrak. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $13 (€12), but the average price of train tickets is $13 (€12).

Train companies: Amtrak from Richmond to Washington, DC trains

Travel from Richmond to Washington, DC from $13 (€12) with Omio’s train partners Amtrak! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.

Amtrak

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 Richmond to Washington, DC, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

Amtrak from Richmond to Washington, DC train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 52 min
  • Average Price: $13
  • Amtrak frequency: 3 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Richmond to Washington, DC

Travel by train to Washington, DC 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 Richmond to Washington, DC.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Richmond to Washington, DC to cost as little as $13 (€12)  in the next 7 days.
The train price from Richmond to Washington, DC is on average $13 (€12)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.
The distance between Richmond and Washington, DC by train is approximately 95 miles (153 km).
The train time to Washington, DC from Richmond is on average 2 h 47 min  for the 95 miles (153 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Richmond to Washington, DC by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
For the best Richmond to Washington, DC train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Amtrak. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Richmond and Washington, DC to compare what amenities they may offer.
On average, there are 3 trains a day from Richmond to Washington, DC. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the first train from Richmond to Washington, DC at 9: 35 AM. The last train from Richmond to Washington, DC that you can take departs at 9: 35 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Richmond to Washington, DC schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
If you purchase the Richmond to Washington, DC train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $13 (€12). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Richmond to Washington, DC. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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