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

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

Bus, train  •  7 h 46 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 Amtrak
  4. Take the bus from Greensboro, Nc to Durham, Nc

$60 - $132

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 36 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 - $118

3 alternative options

Bus, train via VT Squires Student Center  •  9 h 32 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 Amtrak
  4. Take the train from Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak to Durham Amtrak

$124 - $320

Drive  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Blacksburg to Research Triangle 176.2 miles

$17 - $25

Bus, fly  •  5 h 10 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

$182 - $804

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

You can take a bus from Blacksburg to Research Triangle via Campbell Court, Roanoke, Va, Richmond, Va, Raleigh, Nc, Capital Blvd at Crabtree Blvd, and GoRaleigh Station in around 9 h 36 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Roanoke to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Roanoke to Raleigh/Durham via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Roanoke to Raleigh/Durham via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Roanoke to Raleigh/Durham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 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 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Roanoke to Raleigh/Durham via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Roanoke to Raleigh/Durham via Orlando Sanford
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Roanoke to Raleigh/Durham via St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lynchburg Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice 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 Amtrak to Durham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Roanoke Amtrak to Lynchburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$100 - $190
Bus operators
Valley Metro Roanoke
Website
valleymetro.com
Bus from Blacksburg Municipal Building to Campbell Court
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com
Bus from VT Squires Student Center to Campbell Court
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Roanoke, Va to Lynchburg, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$21 - $26
Bus from Greensboro, Nc to Durham, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Roanoke, Va to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
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
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Blacksburg and Research Triangle is 210 km. The road distance is 282 km.

The cheapest way to get from Blacksburg to Research Triangle is to drive which costs $17 - $25 and takes 3 h 49 min.

The quickest way to get from Blacksburg to Research Triangle is to drive which takes 3 h 49 min and costs $17 - $25.

No, there is no direct bus from Blacksburg to Research Triangle. However, there are services departing from Blacksburg Municipal Building and arriving at RDU Airport at Terminal 1 via Roanoke, Va, Richmond, Va, Capital Blvd at Crabtree Blvd and GoRaleigh Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 36 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 46 min to get from Blacksburg to Research Triangle, including transfers.