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from New York City to Richmond

You can get from New York City to Richmond by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from New York City to Richmond on Jan 25 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Tue
Jan 25
$122Amtrak
$31Flixbus
$197gojet airlines
Fri
Jan 28
$72Amtrak
$25Flixbus
$89Republic Airlines
Sat
Jan 29
$72Amtrak
$24Flixbus
$185gojet airlines
Mon
Jan 31
$46Amtrak
$23Flixbus
$88Republic Airlines
Tue
Feb 1
$72Amtrak
$24Flixbus
$185gojet airlines
Wed
Feb 2
$46Amtrak
$23Flixbus
$88gojet airlines
Thu
Feb 3
$46Amtrak
$23Flixbus
$88gojet airlines
Fri
Feb 4
$71Amtrak
$24Flixbus
$89Republic Airlines
Sat
Feb 5
$46Amtrak
$27Flixbus
$79Republic Airlines

Travel Information to Richmond from New York City

distanceDistance285 miles (460 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$36 - $110
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $36 (€30) • 6 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $110 (€92) • 1 h 28 min
carriersPopular travel companiesGreyhound, gojet airlines or Amtrak

Travel 285 miles (460 km) by bus, flight or train between New York City and Richmond. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 28 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $36 (€30). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Greyhound, gojet airlines or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct from New York City to Richmond.

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FAQs

What are the ways to get from New York City to Richmond?

There are 3 ways to get from New York City to Richmond: bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from New York City to Richmond?

The cheapest way to get from New York City to Richmond is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $36 (€30) compared to other travel options to Richmond:

Taking a bus is about $74 (€62) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $110 (€92) for this route.

A bus is $9 (€7) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from New York City to Richmond costing on average $44 (€37).

What is the fastest way to travel to Richmond from New York City?

The fastest way to get to Richmond from New York City is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 28 min.

Other travel options to Richmond can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Richmond by bus can take on average 6 h 40 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 6 h 2 min   of travel time.

How far is it from New York City to Richmond?

The distance is approximately 285 miles (460 km) from New York City to Richmond.

How many services a day are there from New York City to Richmond?

The average frequency per day from New York City to Richmond is:

  • 1 bus a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between New York City and Richmond as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in New York City and in Richmond?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from New York City to Richmond:

    Which travel operators can get me to Richmond from New York City?

    If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from New York City to Richmond, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

    • Travel with Greyhound for buses to Richmond. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Greyhound New York City to Richmond tickets on Omio for $36 (€30).
    • Gojet airlines can take you to Richmond by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for gojet airlines from New York City to Richmond for $110 (€92).
    • Amtrak can take you to Richmond by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Amtrak from New York City to Richmond for $44 (€37).

    Where should I go next after I travel from New York City to Richmond?

    Your trip from New York City to Richmond doesn't have to end in Richmond. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Washington, DC, Paris or Philadelphia. If you’d like to add Washington, DC, Paris or Philadelphia to your New York City to Richmond tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Richmond today!

    When should I book a ticket from New York City to Richmond online to score the best deals?

    Before traveling from New York City to Richmond, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

    • A bus ticket costs $36 (€30) one way on average for this route.
    • A plane ticket for this journey costs on average $110 (€92) one way.
    • A train ticket costs $44 (€37) one way on average for this journey.

    But we recommend booking New York City to Richmond tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.