There are 8 ways to get from Alabama to Virginia Beach by plane, bus, train, night bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Huntsville  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Huntsville (HSV) to Norfolk (ORF) HSV - ORF

$265 - $1,165

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  20 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham, AL to Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta GA to Richmond
  3. Take the bus from Richmond, VA to Virginia Beach, VA

$78 - $129

6 alternative options

Fly from Birmingham  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Birmingham (BHM) to Norfolk (ORF) BHM - ORF

$241 - $1,125

Fly from Atlanta, line 960 bus  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Norfolk (ORF) ATL - ORF
  2. Take the line 960 bus from Newtown Rd Station to Parks & 20Th

$190 - $438

Bus Greyhound USA  •  17 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham, Al to Atlanta, Ga
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Richmond, Va
  3. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Norfolk, Va

$87 - $223

Train, bus, night bus  •  21 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Charlottesville, Va to Richmond, Va
  3. Take the night bus from Richmond, Va to Norfolk, Va

$129 - $338

Train  •  24 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak Crescent
  2. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak to Norfolk Amtrak Northeast Regional

$194 - $512

Drive  •  12 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Virginia Beach 761.6 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Alabama to Virginia Beach is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 12 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alabama to Virginia Beach is to fly which costs $260 - $1,200 and takes 4 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alabama to Virginia Beach. However, there are services departing from Birmingham, Al and arriving at Parks & 20Th via Atlanta, Ga, Richmond, Va and Wood & Church. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 16 min.

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The distance between Alabama and Virginia Beach is 665 miles. The road distance is 761.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Alabama to Virginia Beach without a car is to bus which takes 17 h 16 min and costs $85 - $230.

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It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to get from Alabama to Virginia Beach, including transfers.

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Alabama to Virginia Beach bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Birmingham, Al station.

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The best way to get from Alabama to Virginia Beach is to fly which takes 4 h 46 min and costs $260 - $1,200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $85 - $230 and takes 17 h 16 min, you could also train, which costs $190 - $550 and takes 24 h 35 min.

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There is no direct flight from Huntsville Airport to Norfolk Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 37 min and has one stopover.

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Alabama to Virginia Beach bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Norfolk, Va station.

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Virginia Beach is 1 h ahead of Alabama. It is currently 4:13 PM in Alabama and 5:13 PM in Virginia Beach.

Yes, the driving distance between Alabama to Virginia Beach is 762 miles. It takes approximately 12 h 44 min to drive from Alabama to Virginia Beach.

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  • Distance: 665.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 46 min

What companies run services between Alabama, USA and Virginia Beach, VA, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Huntsville to Virginia Beach hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham to Virginia Beach via Atlanta, Ga, Richmond, Va, Norfolk, Va, and Wood & Church in around 17 h 16 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Huntsville to Norfolk via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Huntsville to Norfolk via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Birmingham to Norfolk via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Birmingham to Norfolk via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Atlanta to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Huntsville to Norfolk via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Huntsville to Norfolk via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Huntsville to Norfolk via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Huntsville to Norfolk via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 56 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Birmingham to Norfolk via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Birmingham to Norfolk via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Birmingham to Norfolk via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Birmingham to Norfolk via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Atlanta to Norfolk via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Huntsville to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Huntsville to Norfolk via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Huntsville to Norfolk via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,700
Flights from Huntsville to Norfolk via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Birmingham to Norfolk via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Birmingham to Norfolk via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Birmingham to Norfolk via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Birmingham to Norfolk via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Atlanta to Norfolk via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Birmingham Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
15 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $280
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Business Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Room
$400 - $550
Train from Birmingham Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak
Ave. Duration
18 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $650
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Alexandria Amtrak to Norfolk Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Bus operators
Hampton Roads Transit (HRT)
Website
gohrt.com
Bus from Newtown Rd Station to Parks & 20Th
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gohrt.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Birmingham, Al to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Richmond, Va to Norfolk, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Charlottesville, Va to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Birmingham, AL to Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Atlanta GA to Richmond
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Richmond, VA to Virginia Beach, VA
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Book at
megabus.com

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