There are 6 ways to get from Alexandria to Radford by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train, bus  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak to Roanoke Amtrak Northeast Regional
  2. Take the bus from Campbell Court to Christiansburg Kmart The Smart Way Commuter Bus

$115 - $244

Cheapest option

Megabus  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Washington to Christiansburg

$58 - $80

4 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Alexandria to Radford 278.5 miles

$27 - $40

Fly Washington Dulles to Lewisburg, drive  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Lewisburg (LWB) IAD - LWB
  2. Drive from Lewisburg to Radford

$149 - $723

Fly Reagan Washington to Charleston, drive  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Charleston (CRW) DCA - CRW
  2. Drive from Charleston to Radford

$176 - $923

Fly Washington Dulles to Roanoke, bus, line 40 bus  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Roanoke (ROA) IAD - ROA
  2. Take the bus from Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport to VT Squires Student Center
  3. Take the line 40 bus from Squires Student Center to The HUB

$173 - $616

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Alexandria to Radford is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alexandria to Radford is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4 h 44 min.

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The distance between Alexandria and Radford is 226 miles. The road distance is 278.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 22 min to get from Alexandria to Radford, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Alexandria, VA, USA and Radford, VA, USA?

Megabus operates a bus from Alexandria to Radford twice daily. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 5 h 5 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Lewisburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Washington Dulles to Lewisburg via Staunton
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Washington Dulles to Roanoke
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Charleston
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Alexandria Amtrak to Roanoke Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Bus operators
Valley Metro Roanoke
Phone
+1 540-982-0305
Website
valleymetro.com
Bus from Campbell Court to Christiansburg Kmart
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com
Bus from Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport to VT Squires Student Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com
Radford Transit
Website
radfordtransit.com
Bus from Squires Student Center to The HUB
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
radfordtransit.com

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