Richmond to Boston train

Cheap train tickets from Richmond to Boston

Showing times and prices for 22 May





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.

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Train schedule Richmond to Boston

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Fastest train times from Richmond to Boston

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Fastest Journey

12 h 36 m


12 h 36 m

Trains per day



763 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Richmond for Boston every day 1 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 Richmond to Boston

distanceDistance473 miles (763 km)
durationAverage train duration10 h 50 min
priceAverage train ticket price£98 (€110)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesAmtrak or Amtrak

Trains from Richmond to Boston cover the 473 miles (763 km) long route taking on average 10 h 50 min with our travel partners like Amtrak or Amtrak. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £41, but the average price of train tickets is £98.

Train companies: Amtrak and Amtrak Acela trains Richmond to Boston

You can travel by train between Richmond and Boston with Amtrak and Amtrak Acela for as low as £41. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Amtrak Acela

Acela is Amtrak’s flagship high-speed train service operating services along the Northeast Corridor, connecting major cities like Washington, D. C. Baltimore, Philadelphia, NYC, Providence, and Boston. Acela trains are the fastest in the United States and can reach speeds up to 150 mph (250 km/h). When booking an Acela train to Boston from Richmond, you can choose between Business Class and First Class. Although each class offers different levels of services and accommodations, amenities in both classes include seat reservations, free Wi-Fi, power outlets, adjustable lighting at every seat, conference tables, large tray tables, and spacious and comfortable seats with extra legroom. Passengers can also purchase food and drinks on the train at Café Acela.

    Amtrak is the main train provider in the United States operating medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 US states as well as in 3 Canadian provinces. There are over 300 Amtrak trains running daily. With Amtrak you can travel by train across the country and explore destinations near and far with routes such as the Northeast Regional connecting cities in the East Coast, the Coast Starlight connecting destinations up and down the West Coast, the Empire Builder connecting Chicago and Midwestern cities to the Northwest, and many more. Amtrak offers different class options suiting any budget, from Coach Class to Business Class, First Class, and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. There are several different ticket types including Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium for you to book for your next train journey to Boston from Richmond.

    • Average Price: £41

    Travel Tips: Trains from Richmond to Boston

    Travel by train to Boston 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 Richmond to Boston.
    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains to Boston from Richmond to cost as little as £41  in the next 7 days.
    If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Richmond to Boston train to cost on average £98  one way.
    The distance between Richmond and Boston by train is approximately 473 miles (763 km).
    On average the Richmond to Boston train time is 10 h 50 min  covering the 473 miles (763 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
    When taking a train from Richmond to Boston, you can count on Amtrak or Amtrak for the best way to get you to Boston. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Richmond to Boston and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    The average number of trains departing Richmond for Boston is 4 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    You can take the first train from Richmond to Boston at 09: 35   or take the last train from Richmond to Boston leaving at 22: 00. Look for the latest Richmond Boston train schedule on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
    If you purchase Richmond to Boston train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £98. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Richmond to Boston. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

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