COMPARISON OF ALL GOOD ROUTES FROM RICHMOND, VA TO BUFFALO, NY.
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SAMPLE ROUTE ID NUMBER: Buffalo 1956-01
TOTAL TIME TO DESTINATION: 18 Hrs. 20 Min.

TRAIN:
LEAVE CITY / STATION
DEPARTURE TIME
ACCOMODATIONS:
ARRIVAL TIME
CITY/ STATION
Change Train
RF&P #376 "Everglades Richmond -Broad Street
1:10 PM
Coaches
3:30 PM
Washington DC Union Station
Yes
PRR #575 "Dominion Express" Washington DC Union Sta
7:05 PM
Diner, Buffet Lounge, Sleepers
10:05 PM
Harrisonburg PRR station
No (same train)
Same train PRR #575 Harrisonburg PRR Sta.
10:50 PM
Same
4:04 AM
Emporium PRR Station
No (same train)
Same train PRR #575 Emporium PRR sta.
4:25 AM
 
7:30 AM
Buffalo NY Central Sta.

SAMPLE ROUTE ID NUMBER: Buffalo 1956-02
TOTAL TIME TO DESTINATION: 18 Hrs. 10 Min.

TRAIN:
LEAVE CITY / STATION
DEPARTURE TIME
ACCOMODATIONS:
ARRIVAL TIME
CITY/ STATION
Change Train
RF&P #376 "The Everglades Richmond -Broad Street
1:10 PM
Coaches
3:30 PM
Washington DC Union Station
No
PRR #154 "The Everglades" Washington DC Union Sta.
4 :00 PM
Diner, Parlor Bar Lounge
7:55 PM
New York Penn Station
Yes (Change stations)

NYC #99 "The Tuscarora"
(3/4 mile to Grand Central from Penn)

Grand Central Station NY
10:35 PM
Buffet Lounge Sleeper
7:20 AM
Buffalo Central Sta.  

SAMPLE ROUTE ID NUMBER: Buffalo 1956-03
TOTAL TIME TO DESTINATION: 16 Hrs. 05 Min.

TRAIN:
LEAVE CITY / STATION
DEPARTURE TIME
ACCOMODATIONS:
ARRIVAL TIME
CITY/ STATION
Change Train
Seaboard Air Line #34 "Silver Comet" Richmond-Main St.
6:20 AM
Diner, Tavern Coach.
8:55 AM
Washington Union Station
No-Train becomes PRR #148
Pennsylvania Rail Road # 148 (same train) Washington Union Station
9:35 AM
Same train
1:20 PM
New York - Penn Station

Change trains and stations via 3/4 mile subway shuttle

New York Central #41 "Knickerbacker" New York- Grand Central Sta.
2:30 PM
Diner, Bar Lounge, Buffet Lounge, Parlor cars
10:25 PM
Buffalo Central Station  

 

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SAMPLE ROUTE ID NUMBER: Buffalo Amtrak 2013-01
TOTAL TIME TO DESTINATION: 20 Hrs. 24 Min.

TRAIN:
LEAVE CITY / STATION
DEPARTURE TIME
ACCOMODATIONS:
ARRIVAL TIME
CITY/ STATION
Change Train
Amtrak # 66 Richmond - Staples Mill Station
7:00 PM
Cafe Car, Coaches
9:20 PM
Washington DC Union Station
No
Same train Washington DC Union Station
10:10 PM
 
1:50 AM
New York Penn Staion
Yes
Amtrak # 63, "The Maple Leaf" Penn Station NY
7:15 AM
Cafe Car, Coaches
3:24 PM
Buffalo Exchange St. Station  

SAMPLE ROUTE ID NUMBER: Buffalo Via Amtrak 2013-02
TOTAL TIME TO DESTINATION: 15 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
12:05 PM
New York Penna
Yes
Amtrak #288 New York Penna
1:15 PM
Cafe Car, Coaches
9:36 PM
Buffalo Exchange St. Station

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