There are 7 ways to get from Ann Arbor to Blacksburg by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Detroit to Roanoke, bus  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Roanoke (ROA) DTW - ROA
  2. Take the bus from Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport to VT Squires Student Center

$259 - $1,214

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Bus, Megabus  •  24 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Ann Arbor, Mi to Detroit, Mi
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Washington, Dc
  3. Take the Megabus from Washington DC to Blacksburg, VA - Virginia Tech

$100 - $233

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Bus, bus to Toledo, fly to Roanoke  •  9 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Ann Arbor, Mi to Detroit, Mi
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
  3. Fly from Toledo (TOL) to Roanoke (ROA) TOL - ROA
  4. Take the bus from Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport to VT Squires Student Center

$249 - $1,050

Fly Detroit to Richmond, bus  •  9 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Richmond (RIC) DTW - RIC
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Roanoke, Va
  3. Take the bus from Campbell Court to VT Squires Student Center

$233 - $1,014

Bus, train  •  24 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Ann Arbor, Mi to Detroit, Mi
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
  3. Take the train from Toledo Amtrak to Washington Union Station
  4. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Roanoke Amtrak
  5. Take the bus from Campbell Court to VT Squires Student Center

$184 - $485

Bus  •  26 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Ann Arbor, Mi to Detroit, Mi
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Richmond, Va
  3. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Roanoke, Va
  4. Take the bus from Campbell Court to VT Squires Student Center

$101 - $257

Drive  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Ann Arbor to Blacksburg 496.3 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Ann Arbor to Blacksburg is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 8 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ann Arbor to Blacksburg is to fly and bus which costs $250 - $1,300 and takes 6 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ann Arbor to Blacksburg. However, there are services departing from Ann Arbor, Mi and arriving at Blacksburg, VA - Virginia Tech via Detroit, Mi and Washington DC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 28 min.

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The distance between Ann Arbor and Blacksburg is 393 miles. The road distance is 496.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Ann Arbor to Blacksburg without a car is to bus and train which takes 24 h 14 min and costs $180 - $490.

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It takes approximately 6 h 41 min to get from Ann Arbor to Blacksburg, including transfers.

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Ann Arbor to Blacksburg bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Ann Arbor, Mi station.

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There is no direct flight from Detroit Airport to Roanoke Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 29 min and has one stopover.

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Ann Arbor to Blacksburg bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Blacksburg, VA - Virginia Tech station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ann Arbor to Blacksburg is 496 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 43 min to drive from Ann Arbor to Blacksburg.

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  • Distance: 393.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 41 min

What companies run services between Ann Arbor, MI, USA and Blacksburg, VA, USA?

You can take a bus from Ann Arbor to Blacksburg via Detroit, Mi, Washington, Dc, and Washington DC in around 24 h 28 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Detroit to Roanoke via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Detroit to Roanoke via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Roanoke via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Toledo to Roanoke via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Toledo to Roanoke via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Toledo to Roanoke via Charlotte, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Toledo to Roanoke via Chicago O'Hare, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Detroit to Richmond via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Detroit to Richmond via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Detroit to Roanoke via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Roanoke via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Toledo to Roanoke via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Detroit to Richmond via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Detroit to Richmond via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Roanoke via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Detroit to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
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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Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Toledo Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
13 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $470
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Roanoke Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $140
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Bus operators
Valley Metro Roanoke
Phone
+1 540-982-0305
Website
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
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Bus from Campbell Court to VT Squires Student Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.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 Ann Arbor, Mi to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28
Bus from Richmond, Va to Roanoke, Va
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $160
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
18 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$130 - $170
Megabus

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United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Detroit Airport to Roanoke Airport.

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There are 32+ hotels available in Blacksburg. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Ann Arbor to Detroit Airport is to bus which takes 35 min and costs $7 - $11.

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