There are 9 ways to get from Albany to Virginia Beach by plane, 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 Albany to Norfolk  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Norfolk (ORF) ALB - ORF

$182 - $826

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Bus Rockledge Bus  •  12 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, NY to New York, NY Albany
  2. Take the bus from 59 Canal Street, NY to Norfolk, VA Nyc

$60 - $86

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Fly Albany to Newport News, line 112 bus, line 961 bus, line 960 bus  •  9 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Newport News (PHF) ALB - PHF
  2. Take the line 112 bus from Patrick Henry Mall to Newport News Transfer Center
  3. Take the line 961 bus from Newport News Transfer Center to Wood & Church
  4. Take the line 960 bus from Wood & Church to Parks & 20Th

$166 - $806

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Norfolk  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Norfolk (ORF) LGA - ORF

$210 - $764

Train to Newark, fly to Norfolk  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Norfolk (ORF) EWR - ORF

$231 - $672

Train to New York JFK, fly to Norfolk  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Norfolk (ORF) JFK - ORF

$202 - $711

Train  •  13 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Norfolk Amtrak

$239 - $622

Bus Greyhound USA  •  14 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Albany, Ny to New York, Ny 4051 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Norfolk, Va 903 / ...

$62 - $148

Drive  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Albany to Virginia Beach 497.7 miles

$45 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from Albany to Virginia Beach is to drive which costs $45 - $75 and takes 9 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Albany to Virginia Beach is to fly which costs $180 - $850 and takes 5 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Albany to Virginia Beach. However, there are services departing from Albany, Ny and arriving at Parks & 20Th via New York, Ny and Wood & Church. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 33 min.

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The distance between Albany and Virginia Beach is 420 miles. The road distance is 497.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Albany to Virginia Beach without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 31 min and costs $60 - $90.

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It takes approximately 5 h 36 min to get from Albany to Virginia Beach, including transfers.

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Albany to Virginia Beach bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Albany, Ny station.

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The best way to get from Albany to Virginia Beach is to fly which takes 5 h 36 min and costs $180 - $850. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $60 - $90 and takes 12 h 31 min, you could also train, which costs $230 - $650 and takes 13 h 3 min.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Albany to Virginia Beach is 498 miles. It takes approximately 9 h 19 min to drive from Albany to Virginia Beach.

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

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  • Distance: 420.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 36 min

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

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Albany to Virginia Beach hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Albany to Virginia Beach via New York, NY, 42 St - Bryant Pk, East Broadway, 59 Canal Street, NY, Norfolk, VA, and Glenrock & Virginia Beach in around 12 h 31 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Albany to Norfolk via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Albany to Norfolk via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Albany to Norfolk via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Albany to Newport News via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Albany to Newport News via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Albany to Newport News via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Albany to Newport News via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Norfolk via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to Norfolk via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Albany to Norfolk via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Newark to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Albany to Norfolk via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Albany to Newport News via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Albany to Norfolk via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
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 Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Albany to New York
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$45 - $65
Economy Plus
$70 - $100
Business
$65 - $95
Business Plus/Sleeper
$120 - $170
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Norfolk Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 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 Patrick Henry Mall to Newport News Transfer Center
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gohrt.com
Bus from Newport News Transfer Center to Wood & Church
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
gohrt.com
Bus from Wood & Church to Parks & 20Th
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
gohrt.com
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Albany, NY to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Schedules at
trailwaysny.com
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Rockledge Bus
Phone
7577171677VA
Email
climing44@yahoo.com
Website
rockledgebus.com
Bus from 59 Canal Street, NY to Norfolk, VA
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
rockledgebus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Lion VA
Phone
+1-917-398-0398
Email
help@ilikebus.com
Website
lionva.com
Bus from New York, NY to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
lionva.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 Albany, Ny to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from New York, Ny to Norfolk, Va
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100

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