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There are 7 ways to get from Alabama to Virginia Beach by plane, shuttle, bus, train 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.

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Fly from Huntsville  •  4h 48m

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

$265 - $1,165

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  19h 35m

  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 - $128

5 alternative options

Fly from Birmingham  •  5h 50m

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

$241 - $1,125

Shuttle to Atlanta, fly  •  5h 32m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from AU Hotel Conference Center to Atlanta Airport
  2. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Norfolk (ORF) ATL - ORF

$196 - $463

Bus Greyhound USA  •  18h 25m

  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 Virginia Beach, Va

$87 - $226

Train  •  24h 35m

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

$194 - $512

Drive  •  12h 44m

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Virginia Beach 761.6 miles

$70 - $110

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

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The quickest way to get from Alabama to Virginia Beach is to fly which costs $260 - $1,200 and takes 4h 48m.

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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 Virginia Beach, Va via Atlanta, Ga and Richmond, Va. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 25m.

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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 18h 25m and costs $85 - $230.

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It takes approximately 4h 48m 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 4h 48m and costs $260 - $1,200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $85 - $230 and takes 18h 25m, you could also train, which costs $190 - $550 and takes 24h 35m.

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There is no direct flight from Huntsville Airport to Norfolk Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 39m and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Alabama to Virginia Beach.
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  • Distance: 665.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 48m

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 and Richmond, Va in around 18h 25m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Huntsville to Norfolk via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Huntsville to Norfolk via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Birmingham to Norfolk via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Birmingham to Norfolk via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Birmingham to Norfolk via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Atlanta to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Huntsville to Norfolk via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Huntsville to Norfolk via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Huntsville to Norfolk via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Birmingham to Norfolk via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Birmingham to Norfolk via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Birmingham to Norfolk via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Birmingham to Norfolk via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Atlanta to Norfolk via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Huntsville to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Huntsville to Norfolk via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 59m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Huntsville to Norfolk via Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Birmingham to Norfolk via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Birmingham to Norfolk via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Birmingham to Norfolk via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Birmingham to Norfolk via Orlando
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Atlanta to Norfolk via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Birmingham Intermodal Facility to Alexandria Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
18h 8m
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Alexandria Amtrak Station to Norfolk Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Bus operators
Groome Transportation
Phone
(800) 280-9270
Website
groometransportation.com
Shuttle from AU Hotel Conference Center to Atlanta Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
groometransportation.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
2h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Richmond, Va to Virginia Beach, Va
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
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
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Atlanta GA to Richmond
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Richmond, VA to Virginia Beach, VA
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Book at
megabus.com

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Virginia Beach is 1h ahead of Alabama. It is currently 7:33 AM in Alabama and 8:33 AM in Virginia Beach.

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

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Huntsville Airport to Norfolk Airport.

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Book your Alabama to Virginia Beach bus tickets online with Greyhound, Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 593+ hotels available in Virginia Beach. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Alabama to Huntsville Airport is to taxi which takes 14m and costs $30 - $45.

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