There are 7 ways to get from Blacksburg to Washington by bus, plane, car or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus to Roanoke, fly  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Blacksburg Municipal Building to Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport
  2. Fly from Roanoke (ROA) to Washington Dulles (IAD) ROA - IAD

$170 - $612

Cheapest option

Megabus  •  6 h 30 min

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

$29 - $50

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Drive to Lewisburg, fly  •  3 h 48 min

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

$91 - $410

Megabus to Staunton, fly  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Blacksburg, VA - Virginia Tech to Staunton
  2. Fly from Staunton (SHD) to Washington Dulles (IAD) SHD - IAD

$156 - $486

Bus, train  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Blacksburg Municipal Building to Campbell Court The Smart Way Commuter Bus
  2. Take the train from Roanoke Amtrak to Washington Union Station Northeast Regional

$82 - $204

Bus  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Blacksburg Municipal Building to Campbell Court
  2. Take the bus from Roanoke, Va to Charlottesville, Va
  3. Take the bus from Charlottesville, Va to Springfield

$38 - $95

Drive  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Blacksburg to Washington 271.1 miles

$26 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Blacksburg to Washington is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Blacksburg to Washington is to drive and fly which costs $90 - $410 and takes 3 h 48 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Blacksburg, VA - Virginia Tech and arriving at Washington DC. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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The distance between Blacksburg and Washington is 218 miles. The road distance is 271.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Blacksburg to Washington without a car is to Megabus which takes 6 h 30 min and costs $29 - $50.

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It takes approximately 4 h 4 min to get from Blacksburg to Washington, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Roanoke Airport to Washington Dulles Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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  • Distance: 218 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 4 min

What companies run services between Blacksburg, VA, USA and Washington, DC, USA?

Megabus operates a bus from Blacksburg to Washington once daily. Tickets cost $29 - $50 and the journey takes 6 h 30 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Roanoke to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Lewisburg to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Staunton to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
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
Valley Metro Roanoke
Phone
+1 540-982-0305
Website
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
Bus from Blacksburg Municipal Building to Campbell Court
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Blacksburg, VA - Virginia Tech to Staunton
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $23
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megabus.com
Bus from Blacksburg, VA - Virginia Tech to Washington DC
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $50
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.

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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 Charlottesville, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Charlottesville, Va to Springfield
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40

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