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

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Megabus, bus  •  19 h 20 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Blacksburg, VA - Virginia Tech to Washington DC
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Pittsburgh, Pa
  3. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh

$87 - $190

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Bus, train  •  20 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Blacksburg Municipal Building to Campbell Court
  2. Take the bus from Roanoke, Va to Lynchburg, Va
  3. Take the train from Lynchburg Amtrak Station to High Point Amtrak Station
  4. Take the bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Columbus, Oh

$76 - $218

3 alternative options

Bus, train via Pittsburgh, Pa  •  20 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Blacksburg Municipal Building to Campbell Court
  2. Take the train from Roanoke Amtrak to Washington Union Station
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station
  4. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh

$154 - $399

Drive  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Blacksburg to Columbus 302.1 miles

$29 - $45

Bus, fly  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Blacksburg Municipal Building to Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport
  2. Fly from Roanoke (ROA) to Columbus (CMH) ROA - CMH

$214 - $1,109

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The cheapest way to get from Blacksburg to Columbus is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Blacksburg to Columbus is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Blacksburg to Columbus. However, there are services departing from Blacksburg, VA - Virginia Tech and arriving at Columbus, Oh via Washington, Dc and Pittsburgh, Pa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 20 min.

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The distance between Blacksburg and Columbus is 236 miles. The road distance is 302.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Blacksburg to Columbus without a car is to Megabus and bus which takes 19 h 20 min and costs $85 - $190.

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It takes approximately 19 h 20 min to get from Blacksburg to Columbus, including transfers.

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Blacksburg to Columbus bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Blacksburg, VA - Virginia Tech station.

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There is no direct flight from Roanoke Airport to Columbus Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 12 min and has one stopover.

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Blacksburg to Columbus bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Columbus, Oh station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Blacksburg to Columbus is 302 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 25 min to drive from Blacksburg to Columbus.

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Map of how to get from Blacksburg to Columbus.
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  • Distance: 236.1 miles
  • Duration: 19 h 20 min

What companies run services between Blacksburg, VA, USA and Columbus, OH, USA?

You can take a bus from Blacksburg to Columbus via Washington DC, Washington, Dc, and Pittsburgh, Pa in around 19 h 20 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Roanoke to Columbus via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Roanoke to Columbus via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Roanoke to Columbus via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Roanoke to Columbus via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Roanoke to Columbus via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Roanoke to Columbus via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lynchburg Amtrak Station to High Point Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Train from Washington Union Station to Pittsburgh Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$230 - $330
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Roanoke Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $140
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Bus operators
Megabus
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 Washington, Dc to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $85
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Roanoke, Va to Lynchburg, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$21 - $26
Bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Valley Metro Roanoke
Phone
+1 540-982-0305
Website
valleymetro.com
Bus from Blacksburg Municipal Building to Campbell Court
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
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Bus from Campbell Court to Lynchburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com
Bus from Blacksburg Municipal Building to Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com

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

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