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There are 5 ways to get from Arlington to Blacksburg by bus, train, car or plane

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Megabus  •  6h 37m

  1. Take the Megabus from Arlington to Blacksburg, VA - Virginia Tech

$29 - $53

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  8h 36m

  1. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak Station to Roanoke Amtrak Northeast Regional
  2. Take the bus from Campbell Court to VT Squires Student Center The Smart Way Commuter Bus / ...

$84 - $208

Drive  •  4h 31m

  1. Drive from Arlington to Blacksburg 265.9 miles

$26 - $40

Fly to Roanoke, bus  •  5h 6m

  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

$169 - $613

Fly to Lewisburg, drive  •  4h 51m

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

$146 - $721

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The cheapest way to get from Arlington to Blacksburg is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Arlington to Blacksburg is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4h 31m.

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The distance between Arlington and Blacksburg is 214 miles. The road distance is 265.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Arlington to Blacksburg without a car is to Megabus which takes 6h 37m and costs $29 - $55.

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It takes approximately 6h 37m to get from Arlington to Blacksburg, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Washington Dulles Airport to Roanoke Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 8m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Arlington to Blacksburg is 266 miles. It takes approximately 4h 31m to drive from Arlington to Blacksburg.

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United Airlines offers flights from Washington Dulles Airport to Roanoke Airport.

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There are 30+ hotels available in Blacksburg. Prices start at $44 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Arlington to Blacksburg.
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  • Distance: 214.4 miles
  • Duration: 6h 37m

What companies run services between Arlington, VA, USA and Blacksburg, VA, USA?

Megabus operates a bus from Arlington to Blacksburg once daily. Tickets cost $27 - $50 and the journey takes 5h 30m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Roanoke
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Washington Dulles to Lewisburg
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Alexandria Amtrak Station to Roanoke Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
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 VT Squires Student Center
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com
Bus from Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport to VT Squires Student Center
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com

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