Train Charleston WV - Richmond VA

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Travel information

Train Ticket Price: $52
Avg. Train Duration: 8h 39m
Train Companies: Amtrak
Daily Trains: 3
Trains depart from: Charleston
Trains arrive in: Richmond

Information about the train from Charleston to Richmond. The train is one of the safest modes of transportation in existence, and offers a comfortable atmosphere for you to relax on your journey from Charleston to Richmond. Best of all, getting from Charleston to Richmond is budget-friendly, with train tickets starting at just $52. This is an estimate, so please contact the train ticket seller directly for precise information.


According to our database there is a direct train route between Charleston and Richmond. Book now to not miss out! Take a look at the available schedules and use the calendar to choose your preferred travel date(s).


Tickets and schedules

Charleston, WV (CHW)

Richmond, VA - Main Street Station (RVM)

9h 9m



Charleston, WV (CHW)

Richmond, VA - Staples Mill Road Station (RVR)

8h 39m



Charleston, WV (CHW)

Richmond, VA - Main Street Station (RVM)

12h 24m



Frequently asked questions

How can I get cheap train tickets to go from Charleston to Richmond?

If you want to get cheap train tickets from Charleston to Richmond we recommend that you book in advance as the best Amtrak tickets sell out fast.The cheapest ticket is usually $52 and the most expensive one to go to Richmond is approximately $69. .

What time is the first train from Charleston?

The first train leaves at 08:21 from Charleston and costs $52 while the last one arriving at Richmond costs $69 and it is at 20:45.

What companies can help me on my trip?

The companies that can help you are: Amtrak.

How can I get ticket refund on Amtrak?

Each company has its rules and depending on the ticket, price, and offer different refund policies apply. We recommend that you contact the company where you bought the ticket to get a solution.

How far is Charleston from Richmond?

The approximate distance between the two places is 439 km. With the route we propose, it will take approximately 8h 39m.

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