Boston to Richmond train

Cheap train tickets from Boston to Richmond

Showing times and prices for 14 Aug





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.

12:40Boston10h28 23:08Richmond
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10:35Boston10h23 20:58Richmond
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Train schedule Boston to Richmond

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10:35Boston10h23 20:58Richmond
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Fastest train times from Boston to Richmond

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Fastest Journey

10 h 23 m


10 h 25 m

Trains per day



763 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Boston for Richmond every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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Overview: Train from Boston to Richmond

distanceDistance473 miles
durationAverage train duration11 h 59 min
priceAverage train ticket price£90 (€102)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersAmtrak or Amtrak Acela

Trains from Boston to Richmond cover the 473 miles long journey taking on average 11 h 59 min with our travel partners like Amtrak or Amtrak Acela. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £30, but the average price of train tickets is £90.

Train companies: Amtrak and Amtrak Acela trains Boston to Richmond

Amtrak and Amtrak Acela trains will get you from Boston to Richmond from £30. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Amtrak Acela

Acela is the flagship high-speed train service from Amtrak, the main train operator of the United States. Acela high-speed trains operate services along the Northeast Corridor, connecting popular destinations like Washington, D. C. Baltimore, Philadelphia, NYC, Providence, and Boston, just to name a few. Amtrak Acela trains are the fastest in the U. S. Reaching speeds up to 150 mph (250 km/h). Known for their superior comfort, Acela trains have spacious and comfortable seats with more legroom than Amtrak’s Coach Class seats. You can choose between booking a Business Class or First Class seat on an Acela train to Richmond from Boston. In both classes amenities include seat reservations, free Wi-Fi, power outlets, adjustable lighting at every seat, conference tables and large tray tables. Passengers can also purchase food and drinks on the train at Café Acela.

Train information from Boston to Richmond with Amtrak Acela:

  • Average Duration: 11 h 12 min
  • Amtrak Acela frequency: 1 a day

Amtrak is the main train provider 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 traveller’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 between Boston and Richmond, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

Train information from Boston to Richmond with Amtrak:

  • Average Duration: 11 h 8 min
  • Average Price: £30
  • Amtrak frequency: 2 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Boston to Richmond

Travel by train to Richmond 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 Boston to Richmond.
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains to Richmond from Boston to cost as little as £30  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to book tickets for this trip in the next 7 days, you’ll find that Boston to Richmond train prices are on average £90  one way.
You should expect to travel around 473 miles  to Richmond from Boston by train.
While the time it takes to travel 473 miles between Boston and Richmond can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Boston to Richmond is on average 11 h 59 min.
If you're looking for trains from Boston to Richmond, you can rely on Amtrak or Amtrak Acela to get you to Richmond. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Boston to Richmond journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The first Boston to Richmond train departs at 10: 10   and the last train from Boston to Richmond leaves at 15: 05. Check out the most up-to-date Boston to Richmond train times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
The price of a one way train ticket from Boston to Richmond is on average £90 if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets between Boston and Richmond available a few months in advance.

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