Train Richmond VA - Charleston SC

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Travel information

Train Ticket Price: $62
Avg. Train Duration: 7h
Train Companies: Amtrak
Daily Trains: 2
Trains depart from: Richmond
Trains arrive in: Charleston

Information about the train from Richmond to Charleston. 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 Richmond to Charleston. Best of all, getting from Richmond to Charleston is budget-friendly, with train tickets starting at just $62. 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 Richmond and Charleston. 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

Richmond Station

Charleston Station

9h 7m



Richmond Station

Charleston Station




Frequently asked questions

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

If you want to get cheap train tickets from Richmond to Charleston we recommend that you book in advance as the best Amtrak tickets sell out fast.The cheapest ticket is usually $62 and the most expensive one to go to Charleston is approximately $146. .

What time is the first train from Richmond?

The first train leaves at 10:12 from Richmond and costs $146 while the last one arriving at Charleston costs $130 and it is at 19:19.

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 Richmond from Charleston?

The approximate distance between the two places is 668 km. With the route we propose, it will take approximately 7h.

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