How to get from Newark, DE to Richmond by train, bus or flight.
The best way to travel from Newark, DE to Richmond is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||173 miles (279 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$2 - $51|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $2 (€2) • 3 h 31 min|
Travel 173 miles (279 km) by bus, flight or train from Newark, DE to Richmond. Travelers can even take a direct from Newark, DE to Richmond.
You can travel by train for as low as $69 (€59). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
Amtrak is a passenger train service based in the United States. It operates more than 300 trains daily including trains to Richmond from Newark, DE, connecting more than 500 destinations in 46 states and three Canadian provinces. Amtrak offers a variety of train types, including the Acela Express, Northeast Regional, Keystone Service, and the Auto Train. The Acela Express is the fastest train, reaching speeds of up to 150 mph. The Northeast Regional is the most popular, offering frequent service between major cities in the Northeast. The Keystone Service is a regional service connecting Philadelphia and Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. The Auto Train is a unique service that allows passengers to transport their cars along with them. Amtrak offers a variety of ticket types, including Saver, Value, Flexible, and Business Class. Saver tickets are the most affordable, while Business Class tickets offer the most amenities, such as complimentary meals and access to the Amtrak Metropolitan Lounge. Onboard facilities vary by train type, but all Amtrak trains offer comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, and power outlets. The most popular routes for Amtrak include the Northeast Corridor, which runs between Washington, D. C. And Boston, and the Pacific Surfliner, which runs between San Diego and San Luis Obispo, California. Other popular routes include the Capitol Corridor, which runs between San Jose and Sacramento, California, and the Empire Builder, which runs between Chicago and Seattle.
There are 3 travel options to Richmond from Newark, DE. You can take a bus, flight or train.
The cheapest way to get from Newark, DE to Richmond is by taking a flight with average ticket prices of $2 (€2) compared to other travel options to Richmond:
Taking a flight costs $2 (€2) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $5 (€4) for the same trip.
A flight is $49 (€43) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Newark, DE to Richmond costing on average $51 (€45).
You should expect to travel around 173 miles (279 km) between Newark, DE and Richmond.
The average frequency per day from Newark, DE to Richmond is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Richmond from Newark, DE as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Newark, DE to Richmond:
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