There are 7 ways to get from BWI Rail Station to Virginia Beach by plane, bus, train, subway 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Baltimore, line 960 bus  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Norfolk (ORF) BWI - ORF
  2. Take the line 960 bus from Newtown Rd Station to Parks & 20Th

$150 - $299

Cheapest option

Train, bus, line 020 bus  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from BWI RAIL STATION MARC sb to UNION STATION MARC Washington
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Norfolk, Va
  3. Take the line 020 bus from Wood & Church to Arctic & 19Th 020 / ...

$30 - $69

5 alternative options

Train to Reagan Washington, fly  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Norfolk (ORF) DCA - ORF

$190 - $426

Train, subway to Washington Dulles, fly, line 960 bus  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from BWI Airport Amtrak to New Carrollton Amtrak
  2. Take the subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to ROSSLYN station
  3. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Norfolk (ORF) IAD - ORF
  4. Take the line 960 bus from Newtown Rd Station to Parks & 20Th

$144 - $494

Bus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to Virginia Beach, VA

$32 - $238

Train  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from BWI Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Norfolk Amtrak Northeast Regional

$140 - $349

Drive  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Drive from BWI Rail Station to Virginia Beach 241.2 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from BWI Rail Station to Virginia Beach is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 14 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from BWI Rail Station to Virginia Beach is to fly and line 960 bus which costs $150 - $300 and takes 2 h 47 min.

More details

The distance between BWI Rail Station and Virginia Beach is 167 miles. The road distance is 241.2 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from BWI Rail Station to Virginia Beach without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 10 min and costs $30 - $240.

More details

It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to get from BWI Rail Station to Virginia Beach, including transfers.

More details

The best way to get from BWI Rail Station to Virginia Beach is to bus which takes 7 h 10 min and costs $30 - $240. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $140 - $350 and takes 7 h 13 min.

Mode details

The quickest flight from Baltimore Airport to Norfolk Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

Search flights

Yes, the driving distance between BWI Rail Station to Virginia Beach is 241 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to drive from BWI Rail Station to Virginia Beach.

Get driving directions

Southwest Airlines offers flights from Baltimore Airport to Norfolk Airport.

Search flights

There are 530+ hotels available in Virginia Beach. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from BWI Rail Station to Virginia Beach.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 167.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 47 min

What companies run services between BWI Rail Station, MD, USA and Virginia Beach, VA, USA?

Megabus operates a bus from BWI Rail Station to Virginia Beach once daily. Tickets cost $21 - $45 and the journey takes 5 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from BWI Rail Station to Virginia Beach via Washington Union Station, Norfolk Amtrak, Harbor Park, Newtown Road, and Newtown Rd Station in around 7 h 13 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Train operators
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 BWI Airport Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Airport Amtrak to New Carrollton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
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
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from BWI RAIL STATION MARC sb to NEW CARROLLTON MARC sb
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Train from BWI RAIL STATION MARC sb to UNION STATION MARC Washington
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from NEW CARROLLTON station to ROSSLYN station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Hampton Roads Transit (HRT)
Website
gohrt.com
Bus from Newtown Rd Station to Parks & 20Th
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gohrt.com
Bus from Wood & Church to Arctic & 19Th
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gohrt.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to Virginia Beach, VA
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Book at
megabus.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to Norfolk, Va
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

The best way to get from BWI Rail Station to Baltimore Airport is to bus which takes 8 min and costs $0 - $5.

More details