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There are 6 ways to get from Blacksburg to Raleigh by bus, train, car or plane

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Amtrak Thruway, train  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Blacksburg, VA - Virginia Tech to Lynchburg, VA - Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Lynchburg Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center
  3. Take the train from Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center to Raleigh Amtrak

$58 - $134

Cheapest option

Bus, train via N Columbia St at W Franklin St  •  11 h 23 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 to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center
  4. Take the bus from Greensboro Depot to N Columbia St at W Franklin St 4
  5. Take the bus from N Columbia St at W Franklin St to GoRaleigh Station Crx

$38 - $106

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  9 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from VT Squires Student Center to Campbell Court
  2. Take the train from Roanoke Amtrak to Lynchburg Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Lynchburg Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center
  4. Take the train from Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center to Raleigh Amtrak

$124 - $324

Bus  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Blacksburg Municipal Building to Campbell Court
  2. Take the bus from Roanoke, Va to Richmond, Va
  3. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Raleigh, Nc

$48 - $116

Drive  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Blacksburg to Raleigh 185.8 miles

$18 - $27

Bus, fly  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Blacksburg Municipal Building to Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport
  2. Fly from Roanoke (ROA) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) ROA - RDU

$174 - $907

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The cheapest way to get from Blacksburg to Raleigh is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Blacksburg to Raleigh is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Blacksburg to Raleigh station. However, there are services departing from Blacksburg Municipal Building and arriving at GoRaleigh Station via Roanoke, Va, Richmond, Va and Capital Blvd at Crabtree Blvd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 16 min.

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The distance between Blacksburg and Raleigh is 142 miles. The road distance is 185.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Blacksburg to Raleigh without a car is to Amtrak Thruway and train which takes 8 h 25 min and costs $55 - $140.

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It takes approximately 8 h 25 min to get from Blacksburg to Raleigh, including transfers.

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Blacksburg to Raleigh bus services, operated by Valley Metro Roanoke, depart from Blacksburg Municipal Building station.

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There is no direct flight from Roanoke Airport to Raleigh/Durham Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h and has one stopover.

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Blacksburg to Raleigh bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Raleigh, Nc station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Blacksburg to Raleigh is 186 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to drive from Blacksburg to Raleigh.

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Map of how to get from Blacksburg to Raleigh.
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  • Distance: 141.8 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 25 min

What companies run services between Blacksburg, VA, USA and Raleigh, NC, USA?

You can take a bus from Blacksburg to Raleigh via Campbell Court, Roanoke, Va, Richmond, Va, Raleigh, Nc, and Capital Blvd at Crabtree Blvd in around 10 h 16 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Roanoke to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Roanoke to Raleigh/Durham via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Roanoke to Raleigh/Durham via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Roanoke to Raleigh/Durham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Roanoke to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Roanoke to Raleigh/Durham via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lynchburg Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center to Raleigh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Roanoke Amtrak to Lynchburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $190
Bus 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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Blacksburg, VA - Virginia Tech to Lynchburg, VA - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Valley Metro Roanoke
Phone
+1 540-982-0305
Website
valleymetro.com
Bus from VT Squires Student Center to Lynchburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com
Bus from VT Squires Student Center to Campbell Court
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
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
valleymetro.com
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
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 Roanoke, Va to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Richmond, Va to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
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
PART NC
Phone
+1 336-662-0002
Website
partnc.org
Bus from Greensboro Depot to N Columbia St at W Franklin St
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
partnc.org
Go Triangle
Phone
+1 919-485-7433
Email
customerservice@gotriangle.org
Website
gotriangle.org
Bus from N Columbia St at W Franklin St to GoRaleigh Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
gotriangle.org

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