Richmond AMTRAK

The Richmond Amtrak Station is located at 1700 Nevin Ave., Richmond CA 94801. The train platform is parallel to the BART platform.
Start and end your journey in Richmond

With more than 30 train routes throughout the United States, and some in Canada, Amtrak travels to over 500 destinations in 46 states, giving you the best views North America has to offer. Whether you want to visit big cities, small towns or places you can only see by rail, Amtrak can take you there.

Plan your next trip with AMTRAK at www.amtrak.com and begin your journey at the Richmond Amtrak Station.
Bay Area Transit Connections

The Richmond BART/Amtrak Station serves as a mass connection hub and facilitates easy connections between Bart, AC Transit, Golden Gate Transit, WestCat and other transportation agencies throughout the Bay area.
Fares and Passes
The Richmond Amtrak Station is equipped
with a Quik-Trak Self-Service Ticketing Kiosk.
The kiosk allows customers to make new
reservations for many destinations, purchase
and print tickets with a major credit card. If
you've booked your reservation and paid for
your tickets online at www.amtrak.com, you
can pick up and print out your tickets from the
Quik-Trak self-service kiosk.
Use your credit card to activate the kiosk and
enter your reservation number, or scan the
barcode on your printed confirmation page or
e-mail. The Quik-Trak kiosk will print your
tickets and you'll be on your way.
The Richmond Amtrak Station is an unstaffed
station which only allows passengers to
purchase tickets using the Kiosk with a credit
card. For trip planning, or purchases using
other forms of payment, please visit the
nearest staffed location in Martinez or Emeryville.
Parking for AMTRAK passengers is available at the Richmond BART Garage
Richmond BART Parking Garage is located on the corner of MacDonald Ave. & 16th St.

Parking at the Richmond BART garage is charged at the daily reserved rate of $2.00 per day (Monday-Friday) for Capitol Corridor and AMTRAK passengers. The parking spaces are located on the first floor near the entrance in the “reserved parking” section.

AMTRAK passengers who wish to park in the Richmond BART garage must purchase daily permits online in advance. Follow the steps below to purchase a daily parking permit.

  1. Register and make an account with Select-a-Spot. You will only need to do this the first time you purchase daily permits.
  2. Login to Select-a-Spot and visit daily permits to purchase your daily permits.
  3. Select Richmond Amtrak.
  4. Select the dates for which you will need a permit. You may purchase a maximum of 10 single day permits at the rate of $2.00 per day. Saturdays and Sundays are free, so you will not need to pay for these days.
  5. Pay for your permit(s).
  6. Print out the permit(s) for each day of your reservation.
  7. Display one permit per day clearly on your dashboard, making sure the date on the permit matches the current date. Failure to display a valid permit may result in a citation or towing.

The reserved spaces become open to the general public after 10 a.m. After 10:00 am these permit/reserved areas are open to the general public and space cannot be reserved. After 10 am you may park anywhere in the station's other non-restricted parking areas on a space available basis utilizing your parking permit. Please be aware that there will no longer be overnight parking at the Richmond BART parking facility. If you are planning a trip that would require you to leave your car overnight, you should go to the Emeryville Station and inquire with the ticket office staff about overnight parking.

For all other inquiries, please visit www.amtrak.com or dial 1-800-USA-RAIL