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Most trains from Richmond to New York City usually use Richmond Staples Mill Road as their departure station. Passengers can also access the Richmond to New York City trains from Richmond Main Street Station. Trains to New York City from Richmond will arrive at Newark Penn Station or New York Penn Station. You can never miss a train to New York City from Richmond as there are daily train rides from both Richmond Staples Mill Road and Richmond Main Street Station. Additionally, you get to choose from direct trains or trains with stops en route.
Amtrak is the major provider of train services from Richmond to New York City, with three daily train lines on this route. These are Carolinian, Amtrak Acela Express, and the Amtrak Northeast Regional. The Amtrak Acela Express mainly offers direct Richmond to New York City train tickets, while the other two usually have stops en route. Passengers on Amtrak trains to New York City from Richmond will enjoy free Wi-Fi, convenient for doing work online or just browsing for fun. The Amtrak trains also come with additional amenities depending on your class. All Amtrak trains offer spacious storage compartments for personal items and carry-on baggage. Most also have dining outlets where passengers can grab a bite in advance. The onboard seating conditions depend on the class of travel. The economical Coach class has reclining seats with curtains, power outlets, overhead reading lights, and foldable tables. The seats also come with leg rests, footrests, and ample legroom to enable passengers to stretch out at will. The Business class passengers get to enjoy comfy adjustable seats with extra legroom and a complimentary non-alcoholic drinks service. First class passengers are also treated to more premium amenities, priority boarding, and complimentary onboard food services. They also get privileged access to the station lounge at the Moynihan Train Hall in New York.
The baggage allowed on Richmond to New York City trains vary from one company to the other. Passengers with Amtrak train tickets to New York City from Richmond can bring a maximum of four items: two carry-on bags and two personal items. They should weigh no more than 50 lbs and 25 lbs, respectively. Passengers are required to stick tags with their address and name on all their bags. Luggage weighing more than 50 lbs will have to be repacked. Additionally, a baggage fee applies for extra bags, with a maximum of two excess bags allowed for each ticket holder. Passengers can keep their bags in the overhead baggage compartment or any other designated storage zone. Leaving your luggage on empty seats is prohibited.
Amtrak allows passengers to bring small cats and dogs on train rides from Richmond to New York City. However, some limitations apply. The pet must be in a pet carrier, with a combined weight of no more than 20 lbs. The pet must be at least two months old, harmless, and odorless. The pet’s vaccination should also be up to date. Passengers should also make reservations for their pets in advance as only a maximum of five pets are carried on each train.
See available tickets from Richmond Byrd Intl to New York for this week that start at $32 one-way. This month, the average cost of a train ticket from Richmond Byrd Intl to New York is $33 one-way.
The most time-efficient journey by train from Richmond Byrd Intl to New York currently available is 5h 46m. For this route, you may experience slight differences in travel time depending on the train you book. Look for nonstop options when searching if possible. Consider Amtrak for the quickest available option to your destination.
Currently, train tickets prices from Richmond Byrd Intl to New York are generally similar no matter when you choose to book them. Prices are $33 one-way on average.
There is a train traveling between Richmond Byrd Intl and New York which is Amtrak and currently our only available option.. The cheapest Amtrak is what we have recently available with prices starting at $64 round-trip.
A train from Richmond Byrd Intl to New York will travel much more than the 288.8 mi distance between them. The actual distance depends on the route taken, and stops along the way. The train journey is around 5h 46m long.
The quickest way is to book a flight from Richmond, Virginia to New York, which can be as quick as 1h 15m onboard American Airlines. You can also get a train from Richmond, Virginia to New York, or a bus from Richmond, Virginia to New York which can take you longer to arrive at your destination.
Expect a train to be one of the cheapest options available to you for travel. Currently, a train has deals available from $64. While they may not be the most cost-effective options currently available a flight from Richmond, Virginia to New York or a bus from Richmond, Virginia to New York can also be options worth looking into if other factors outside of cost are a higher priority.