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Amtrak
Direct
6h 10m
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Direct
6h 02m
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Direct
6h 02m
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6h 02m
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Direct
6h 48m
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Direct
6h 09m
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New York to Richmond train information

Find information about ticket prices, popular stations, and train companies that offer trains from New York to Richmond

ROUND-TRIP FROM

$62

ONE-WAY FROM

$31

AVG TRAVEL TIME

6h 26m

TRAIN COMPANIES

Amtrak
The best round-trip train deal from New York to Richmond, Virginia found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $62
The best one-way train deal from New York to Richmond, Virginia found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $31
Average time it takes to travel by train from New York to Richmond, Virginia
There is 1 train company servicing this route: Amtrak

Book round-trip train tickets from New York to Richmond

Below are the quickest and cheapest round-trip train tickets from New York to Richmond that we could find in the past 72 hours. You can also search by a specific date by using the search form above.
Amtrak
Jul 8
11:05 amNew York Penn Station
6h 48m
5:53 pmRichmond Main Street
Jul 11
1:35 amRichmond Main Street
6h 37m
8:12 amNew York Penn Station
Amtrak
Jun 24
11:05 amNew York Penn Station
6h 48m
5:53 pmRichmond Main Street
Jun 26
5:42 amRichmond Main Street
7h 06m
12:48 pmNew York Penn Station
Amtrak
Jun 24
11:05 amNew York Penn Station
6h 16m
5:21 pmRichmond Staples Mill Road
Jun 26
4:25 amRichmond Staples Mill Road
6h 21m
10:46 amNew York Penn Station
Amtrak
Jul 22
10:19 amNewark Penn Station
5h 51m
4:10 pmRichmond Staples Mill Road
Jul 24
2:25 amRichmond Staples Mill Road
6h 02m
8:27 amNewark Penn Station
Amtrak
Aug 15
2:19 amNewark Penn Station
5h 52m
8:11 amRichmond Staples Mill Road
Aug 28
2:25 amRichmond Staples Mill Road
6h 02m
8:27 amNewark Penn Station
Amtrak
Jun 22
11:05 amNew York Penn Station
6h 16m
5:21 pmRichmond Staples Mill Road
Jun 25
3:38 amRichmond Staples Mill Road
6h 08m
9:46 amNew York Penn Station

Book one-way train tickets from New York to Richmond, Virginia

Below are the fastest and cheapest one-way train tickets from New York to Richmond we’ve found in the last 72 hours. Select a deal below or use the search form above to find train tickets by date.
Amtrak
Jun 12
8:05 amNew York Penn Station
6h 10m
2:15 pmRichmond Staples Mill Road
Amtrak
Jun 14
3:25 amNew York Penn Station
6h 02m
9:27 amRichmond Staples Mill Road
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Jun 22
3:25 amNew York Penn Station
6h 02m
9:27 amRichmond Staples Mill Road

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FAQs for booking trains from New York to Richmond, Virginia

New York Penn Station is the departure station for most trains from New York City to Richmond. Passengers can also access New York City to Richmond trains from Newark Penn Station. Trains to Richmond from New York City have their arrival stations at either Richmond Staples Mill Road or Richmond Main Street Station. Passengers are assured of securing a train ride from New York City to Richmond as there are several daily departures from both New York Penn Station and Newark Penn Station. There are both direct and two-stop train tickets from these stations. Most trains operate once per day, but others operate throughout the day.

The main train company offering tickets for trains to Richmond from New York City is Amtrak. It runs three daily train services on this route: Amtrak Northeast Regional, Amtrak Acela Express, and Carolinian. The Acela is a direct New York City to Richmond train, while the other two have several stops en route. All the Amtrak New York City to Richmond trains offer free Wi-Fi to passengers, making it convenient to browse while onboard. There are several storage compartments for keeping personal items like baby strollers. Most Amtrak trains also offer dining outlets where passengers can get meals in advance. The other amenities vary depending on the class of travel that the passenger books. The Acela Express train is exclusively First Class with video and audio entertainment, wheelchair-accessible restrooms, fold-out tables ideal for laptops, and power outlets to keep your devices running throughout the trip. Passengers with First Class tickets also get complimentary Wi-Fi. Business-Class travelers get adjustable seats with footrests and extra legroom to enable maximum stretching out. Business-Class seats also have power outlets adjacent to the seats. Lastly, Coach offers reclining seats with fold-down tables and overhead reading lights.

Cats and small dogs are welcome on Amtrak trains to Richmond from New York City. However, some restrictions apply. Firstly, the pet and the pet carrier must have a combined weight of not more than 20 lbs. The pet should be at least eight weeks old and be odorless and harmless throughout the trip. The pet owner must also have proof certifying that the pet is up to date on vaccinations. Passengers are encouraged to make their pet reservations in advance as only five pets are allowed per train. Lastly, pets are welcomed in Coach but may not be permitted in First Class, non-Acela Business Class, and bedroom accommodations.

Amtrak allows each ticket holder to bring two personal items and two carry-on bags weighing under 25 lbs and 50 lbs, respectively. All the bags need to have tags with the passenger's name and address. Passengers will also be asked to repack any bag weighing more than 50 lbs. Additionally, a fee is charged for any excess bag, with each passenger permitted to bring no more than two excess bags. Moreover, there are additional packing requirements for special items like firearms, bikes, and other sporting equipment. Passengers can store their bags in the overhead rack, under the seats, or keep them in any designated storage compartment in the train. However, leaving bags on empty seats or aisles is prohibited.

Amtrak currently offers several direct trains from New York City to Richmond. Being open to non-direct trains gives you more options as most New York City to Richmond trains have stops en route. Some of the most popular stops are William H. Gray III 30th Street Station, Newark, and Wilmington.

A ticket from New York to Richmond, Virginia for this week starts from $31 one-way.

The most time-efficient journey by train from New York to Richmond, Virginia currently available is 6h 05m. Your arrival can differ by about 0h 21m. This largely depends on whether your train ride includes stops or a direct route from New York to Richmond, Virginia. Consider Amtrak for the quickest available option to your destination.

Ride to your destination comfortably on Amtrak. Consider Amtrak as it’s been found as the cheapest option to get from New York to Richmond, Virginia starting at $62.

We’ve found that taking a flight from New York to Richmond, Virginia with American Airlines is more time-efficient when based simply on travel duration. A train from New York to Richmond, Virginia or a bus from New York to Richmond, Virginia can take you longer than a 1h 17m flight.

Expect a train to be one of the cheapest options available to you for travel. Currently, a train has deals available from $62. While they may not be the most cost-effective options currently available a flight from New York to Richmond, Virginia or a bus from New York to Richmond, Virginia can also be options worth looking into if other factors outside of cost are a higher priority.

There are 288.8 mi between New York and Richmond Byrd Intl. By train, the distance is greater, and the train route may stop elsewhere along the way. The train takes 6h 05m, typically.

Taking a train from New York to Richmond Byrd Intl has a carbon footprint of about 65lb. Carbon emissions for flights between these two cities are around 360lb. Buses to Richmond Byrd Intl from New York have a carbon footprint of 40lb on average.


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