COMPARISON OF ALL ROUTES FROM RICHMOND, VA TO BOSTON, MASS.
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SAMPLE ROUTE ID NUMBER: Boston 1956-01
TOTAL TIME TO DESTINATION: 13 Hrs. 50 Min.

TRAIN:
LEAVE CITY / STATION
DEPARTURE TIME
ACCOMODATIONS:
ARRIVAL TIME
CITY/ STATION
Change Train
RF&P # 16 Richmond Broad St.
5:20 PM
Diner
7:35 PM
Washington Union Station
Yes
PRR # 172 "The Federal" Washington Union Sta.
10:00 PM
Buffet Lounge, Sleepers open at 9:30 PM
1:55 AM
Penn Station - New York
No
NewHaven #172 " The Federal" (same train) Penn Station N.Y.
2:10 AM
 
7:10 AM
Boston South Station  

SAMPLE ROUTE ID NUMBER: Boston 1956-02
TOTAL TIME TO DESTINATION: 11 Hrs. 45 Min.

TRAIN:
LEAVE CITY / STATION
DEPARTURE TIME
ACCOMODATIONS:
ARRIVAL TIME
CITY/ STATION
Change Train
RF&P # 20 "The Blue & Gray Clipper" Richmond Broad St.
7:45 AM
Diner
9:44 AM
Washington Union Station
Yes
PRR # 176 "The Senator" Washington Union Sta.
10:45 AM
Diner, Parlor Bar Lounge Obs.
2:45 PM
Penn Station - New York
No
NewHaven #176 " The Senator" (same train) Penn Station N.Y.
3:00 PM
Same
7:30 PM
Boston South Station  

SAMPLE ROUTE ID NUMBER: Boston 1956-03
TOTAL TIME TO DESTINATION: 11 Hrs. 45 Min. / 11 Hrs. 25 Min.

TRAIN:
LEAVE CITY / STATION
DEPARTURE TIME
ACCOMODATIONS:
ARRIVAL TIME
CITY/ STATION
Change Train
SAL #108/RF&P #108 "The Sunland" Richmond Main St.
11:05 AM
Coaches
11:25 AM
Broad Street Station
No*(see note)
RF&P # 108 "The Sunland " (Same train) Richmond Broad Street
11:25 AM
Coaches
1:45 PM
Washington Union Station
No
PRR # 170 "The Patriot" Washington Union Station
2:00 PM
Diner, Parlor bar lounge
5:45 PM
Penn Station, NY
No
NewHaven #170 "The Patriot" (same train) Penn Station N.Y.
6:00 PM
 
10:50 PM
Boston South Sta.  

* RF&P coach from Broad St. Station switched to rear of #108 at ACCA Yard while locos are changed from SAL to RF&P.

SAMPLE ROUTE ID NUMBER: Boston 1956-04
TOTAL TIME TO DESTINATION: 15 Hrs. 55 Min.

TRAIN:
LEAVE CITY / STATION
DEPARTURE TIME
ACCOMODATIONS:
ARRIVAL TIME
CITY/ STATION
Change Train
RF&P #76 "The Havana Special" Richmond Broad St.
10:05 PM
Coaches
12:55 AM
Washington Union Station
No
PRR # 110 "The Havana Special" (same train Washington Union Sta.
1:40 AM
Diner, Parlor Bar Lounge Obs.
6:20 AM
Penn Station - New York
Yes*
NewHaven #66 " The Day White Mountains" Grand Central Station NY
8:30 AM
Diner from 10:01 AM until 11:40 AM
11:40 AM
Springfield Union Station
Yes
B&A # 604 "The Beeliner" Springfield Union Station
11:45 AM
Coaches
2:00 PM
Boston South Station  

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SAMPLE ROUTE ID NUMBER: Boston 2013 Amtrak-01
TOTAL TIME TO DESTINATION: 13 Hrs. 00 Min.

TRAIN:
LEAVE CITY / STATION
DEPARTURE TIME
ACCOMODATIONS:
ARRIVAL TIME
CITY/ STATION
Change Train
AMTRAK #66 Richmond - Staples Mill
7:00 PM
Cafe Car, Ccoaches
9:20 PM
Washington Union Sta.
No
Same Washington Union Sta.
10:10 PM
 
1:50 AM
New York Penn Station
No
Same New York Penn Station
2:40 AM
 
8:00 AM
Boston South Station  

SAMPLE ROUTE ID NUMBER: Boston 2013 Amtrak-02
TOTAL TIME TO DESTINATION: 10 Hrs. 36 Min.

TRAIN:
LEAVE CITY / STATION
DEPARTURE TIME
ACCOMODATIONS:
ARRIVAL TIME
CITY/ STATION
Change Train
AMTRAK #86 Richmond-Staples Mill
6:00 AM
Cafe Car, Coaches
8:15 AM
Washington Union Sta.
No
Same Washington Union Sta.
8:40 AM
 
11:47 AM
New York Penn Station
No
Same New York Penn Station
12:05 PM
 
4:36 PM
Boston South Station  

SAMPLE ROUTE ID NUMBER: Boston 2013 Amtrak-03
TOTAL TIME TO DESTINATION: 11 Hrs. 20 Min.

TRAIN:
LEAVE CITY / STATION
DEPARTURE TIME
ACCOMODATIONS:
ARRIVAL TIME
CITY/ STATION
Change Train
AMTRAK #174 Richmond- Staples Mill
7:10 AM
Cafe Car, Coaches
9:44 AM
Washington Union Sta.
No
Same Washington Union Sta.
10:20 AM
 
1:44 PM
New York Penn Station
No
Same New York Penn Station
2:00 PM
 
6:30 PM
Boston South Station  

SAMPLE ROUTE ID NUMBER: Boston 2013 Amtrak-04
TOTAL TIME TO DESTINATION: 10 Hrs. 48 Min.

TRAIN:
LEAVE CITY / STATION
DEPARTURE TIME
ACCOMODATIONS:
ARRIVAL TIME
CITY/ STATION
Change Train
AMTRAK #94 Richmond- Staples Mill
11:04 AM
Cafe Car, Coaches
1:35 PM
Washington Union Sta.
No
Same Washington Union Sta.
2:02 PM
 
5:21 PM
New York Penn Station
No
Same New York Penn Station
5:42 PM
 
9:52 PM
Boston South Station  

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