There are 7 ways to get from Boston to Virginia Beach by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Boston  •  4h

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Norfolk (ORF) BOS - ORF

$121 - $335

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Bus via Washington  •  14h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Boston to 300 W 31st St, NYC
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Times Sq Penn St to Union Station
  3. Take the bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to Virginia Beach, VA

$57 - $84

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Bus to Manchester, fly  •  6h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Boston South Buses to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
  2. Fly from Manchester (MHT) to Norfolk (ORF) MHT - ORF

$158 - $503

Train to Providence, fly  •  7h 27m

  1. Take the train from Boston / South Station Trains to Providence
  2. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Norfolk (ORF) PVD - ORF

$139 - $642

Train  •  13h 57m

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to Norfolk Amtrak Station Northeast Regional

$129 - $278

Bus  •  14h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Boston South Buses to New York Boston
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Norfolk - Military Crossing Nyc

$77

Drive  •  10h 41m

  1. Drive from Boston to Virginia Beach 569.9 miles

$55 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to Virginia Beach is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 10h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Virginia Beach is to fly which costs $120 - $340 and takes 4h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Virginia Beach. However, there are services departing from Boston South Buses and arriving at Arctic & 19Th via New York, NY and Virginia Beach & Poplar Hall. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 25m.

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The distance between Boston and Virginia Beach is 464 miles. The road distance is 569.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Virginia Beach without a car is to train which takes 13h 57m and costs $120 - $280.

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It takes approximately 4h to get from Boston to Virginia Beach, including transfers.

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Boston to Virginia Beach bus services, operated by Lucky Star Bus, depart from Boston South Buses station.

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The best way to get from Boston to Virginia Beach is to fly which takes 4h and costs $120 - $340. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $120 - $280 and takes 13h 57m, you could also bus, which costs $77 and takes 14h 25m.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Norfolk Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 56m.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Virginia Beach.
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  • Distance: 464.3 miles
  • Duration: 4h

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Virginia Beach, VA, USA?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Boston to Virginia Beach hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Boston South Station to Norfolk Amtrak Station once daily. Tickets cost $120 - $280 and the journey takes 12h 54m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Norfolk via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Boston to Norfolk via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Boston to Norfolk via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Manchester to Norfolk via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Manchester to Norfolk via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Manchester to Norfolk via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Providence to Norfolk via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Providence to Norfolk via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Providence to Norfolk via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Norfolk via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Manchester to Norfolk via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Providence to Norfolk via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $380
Flights from Manchester to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Providence to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Providence to Norfolk via Newark
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Boston to Norfolk via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Norfolk via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Norfolk via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Manchester to Norfolk via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Providence to Norfolk via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Train operators
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from Boston / South Station Trains to Providence
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
MBTA
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 Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $70
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
Train from Boston South Station to Norfolk Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
12h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $280
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$120 - $280
Business Class Seat
$200 - $350
Bus operators
Boston Express
Phone
1800-639-8080
Email
contact@bostonexpressbus.com
Website
bostonexpressbus.com
Bus from Boston South Buses to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
bostonexpressbus.com
Book at
webstore.bostonexpressbus.com
Lucky Star Bus
Phone
(888) 881-0887 / (617) 269-5468
Email
info@luckystarbus.com
Website
luckystarbus.com
Bus from Boston South Buses to New York
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
luckystarbus.com
Hi Bus
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Norfolk - Military Crossing
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Lion VA
Phone
+1-917-398-0398
Email
help@ilikebus.com
Website
lionva.com
Bus from New York, NY to Norfolk - Military Crossing
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
lionva.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Boston to 300 W 31st St, NYC
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Washington Deluxe
Website
washny.com
Bus from New York, NY - Times Sq Penn St to Union Station
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27
Book at
gotobus.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to Virginia Beach, VA
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Book at
megabus.com

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Boston to Virginia Beach bus services, operated by Hi Bus, arrive at Norfolk - Military Crossing station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Virginia Beach is 570 miles. It takes approximately 10h 41m to drive from Boston to Virginia Beach.

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Delta, United Airlines, Southwest Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Boston Airport to Norfolk Airport.

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There are 617+ hotels available in Virginia Beach. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Boston to Boston Airport is to bus which takes 10 min and costs $1 - $2.

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