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Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ by train

The journey from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ by train is 235.22 mi and takes 5 hr 48 min. There are 13 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:32 AM and the last at 10:32 PM. It is possible to travel from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ by train for as little as $67.78 or as much as $120.71. The best price for this journey is $67.78.

Lowest Price$67.78
Journey Duration5 hr 48 min
Connection per Day13
Lowest Price$67.78
Highest Price$120.71
First Departure12:32 AM
Last Departure10:32 PM
Distance235.22 mi
DepartureRichmond, VA
ArrivalTrenton, NJ
CarriersAmtrak

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What's the best way to get from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How much will I pay for train tickets from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ?

The cheapest train tickets from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ cost $67.78. On average, you can expect to spend around $83.30 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ.
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When you're traveling from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $83.30. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How long does the journey from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ take by train?

The distance between Richmond, VA and Trenton, NJ is approximately 235.22 mi. In general, it will take you about 5 hr 48 min to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. The journey between Richmond, VA and Trenton, NJ by train usually takes 5 hr 48 min to cover a distance of 235.22 mi. The shortest journey from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ will take you 5 hr 8 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Trenton, NJ quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

Which stations can I use on the Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ route?

In Richmond, VA, departure stations include N Blvd,Richmond VA - Main Street Station (RVM). When you arrive in Trenton, NJ, you may be able to disembark at stations such as Trenton NJ (TRE). Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many journeys from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ take place each day?

On average, there are 13 daily departures from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 12 departures from Richmond, VA which travel directly to Trenton, NJ. There are 1 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ

The cheapest Richmond, VA - Trenton, NJ train tickets can be found for as low as $79.38 if you’re lucky, or $96.94 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $116.73.

Find the best day to travel to Trenton, NJ by train

When travelling to Trenton, NJ by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
26.5kg
Bus
28.39kg
Flight
75.71kg
Car
60.57kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Richmond, VA and Trenton, NJ are 26.5kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Richmond, VA and Trenton, NJ? By taking the train between Richmond, VA and Trenton, NJ you will save 49.21kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.89kg compared to a bus and 34.07kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ?
A train ticket from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ is $83.30. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $67.78.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ is $67.78. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Richmond, VA and Trenton, NJ by train?
Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ is 235.22 mi.
How long does the train between Richmond, VA and Trenton, NJ take?
Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ is on average 5 hr 48 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 5 hr 8 min.
How many train connections per day go from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ?
Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ has 13 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ leave?
The earliest train from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ departs at 12:32 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ depart?
The latest train from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ departs at 10:32 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $67.78 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ?
There are on average 12 direct connection(s) from Richmond, VA to go to Trenton, NJ.
What's the fastest journey time between Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Richmond, VA and Trenton, NJ is 5 hr 8 min.
Is there a direct train from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ?
Yes, there is a direct train between Richmond, VA and Trenton, NJ.
What are the CO2 emissions for Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ by train?
The train journey from Richmond, VA to Trenton, NJ creates 26.5kg of CO2 emissions.

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