How to get from New York City to Richmond

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from New York City to Richmond

You can get from New York City to Richmond by train, bus or flight.

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To get from New York City to Richmond on 27 May we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:02Penn Station6h11 17:13Staples Mill Road Station
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15:00Penn Station6h21 21:21Staples Mill Road Station
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14:02Penn Station6h08 20:10Staples Mill Road Station
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07:25Penn Station6h02 13:27Staples Mill Road Station
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10:35Penn Station6h21 16:56Staples Mill Road Station
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Travel Information from New York City to Richmond

distanceDistance285 miles (460 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£21 - £184
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £21 • 6 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £184 • 1 h 28 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, gojet airlines or Amtrak

Travel 285 miles (460 km) by coach, flight or train from New York City to Richmond. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 28 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £21. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus, gojet airlines or Amtrak among others. Travellers can even take a direct from New York City to Richmond.

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FAQs

You can travel to Richmond from New York City 3 different ways: coach, flight or train.

The cheapest way from New York City to Richmond is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £21 compared to other travel options to Richmond:

A coach is about £163 less than a flight, which costs on average £184 for this route.

A coach is £67 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from New York City to Richmond costing on average £88.

The fastest way to get to Richmond from New York City is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 28 min.

There are alternative travel options to Richmond that can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 6 h 40 min.

In comparison, getting to Richmond by train can take on average 6 h 2 min.

The New York City to Richmond distance is approximately 285 miles (460 km).

The average frequency per day from New York City to Richmond is:

  • 1 coach per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between New York City and Richmond as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from New York City to Richmond:

    If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from New York City to Richmond, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

    • Travel with Flixbus for coaches to Richmond. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus New York City to Richmond tickets on Omio for £21.
    • Travel with gojet airlines for flights to Richmond. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for gojet airlines New York City to Richmond tickets on Omio for £184.
    • Amtrak can take you to Richmond by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Amtrak from New York City to Richmond for £88.
    Looking to extend your trip from New York City to Richmond? Many Omio customers who go from New York City to Richmond usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Washington, DC, Paris or Philadelphia. If you're looking to explore Washington, DC, Paris or Philadelphia from Richmond, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

    When planning your trip between New York City and Richmond, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

    • Coach tickets cost £21 one way on average.
    • Plane tickets cost £184 one way on average.
    • Train tickets are costing on average £88 one way.

    However, we recommend buying tickets between New York City and Richmond online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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