Richmond Station

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Accessible via elevators Available inside BART paid area   City: Richmond |  MacDonald Ave & 16th St

Directions to and from Richmond Station  |  Nearby


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Richmond is the main transfer point between Amtrak and BART trains.

Points of interest


BART schedule

Bay Area Hub Trip Planner
Line timetable

Ticket machines are available at the underground station concourse. First time riders can purchase a reusable Clipper card from a vending machine before boarding. All riders must pass through the faregates with a valid Clipper card, mobile device with (Clipper enabled) Apple Pay/Google Pay, or paper ticket (no longer sold at stations). Keep the ticket, device, or card for the ride and use it to pass through the faregates again when exiting the station.

This station features center platforms. Because it is an end station, train to Millbrae/Daly City and train to Fremont may depart on either track. See overhead destination sign to see which train is departing from which track.

Any platform: to Berryessa, to SF/Millbrae.
Real time departures:
Next Station: El Cerrito del Norte Next Station: Terminus


Capitol Corridor, San Joaquin, and California Zephyr trains stop at this station.

Train tickets can be purchased from QuikTrak machines available at the underground concourse. This station features center platforms and two tracks. Trains may arrive on any track. Check with conductor for train destination prior to boarding.

Amtrak station code: RIC [1]
Amtrak lines at Richmond Station
Adjacent stop Adjacent stop
North to Sacramento, Bakersfield, Chicago
Capitol Corridor
South to San Jose
San Joaquin
South to Oakland, Emeryville
California Zephyr


AC Transit

Appian: Richmond Parkway Transit Center - Richmond Station via El Sobrante
Rumrill: El Cerrito Plaza Station - Richmond Parkway Transit Center via Carlson, Rumrill, Point Pinole
Macdonald: Jack London Square - Point Richmond
Richmond Marina Bay - Castro Ranch & Sherwood Forest
Hilltop - Market - Cutting
North Richmond Night: El Cerrito Del Norte Station - North Richmond
School days only: Point Richmond - Richmond H.S.
School days only: N.Richmond - Rich. BART - El Cerrito
School days only: 21st & Macdonald Ave. - El Cerrito
School days only: Rich. BART /El Cerrito HS
All-Nighter: San Francisco - Richmond Station

City of Richmond

Local on demand Richmond


Service to Los Angeles, Palm Springs. Current bus status

Kaiser Permanente

Richmond Station - Kaiser Richmond


Unreserved spaces Reserved spaces
Weekdays before 10am $3 daily fee reserved permit required
10am - 3pm $3 daily fee
after 3pm free
Weekends all day

Diagram of parking areas

To pay the daily parking fee, remember your space number, enter through the faregates into the paid area and pay at an add fare machine or with BART mobile app.

Reserved spaces require:


Bike racks and 24 electronic BikeLink lockers are available at this station.