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

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Fly from Boston  •  3h 22m

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

$57 - $317

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Bus to Manchester, fly  •  6h 40m

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

$197 - $454

Train to Providence, fly  •  6h 49m

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

$149 - $412

Bus  •  11h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Boston to Midtown NYC FlixBus
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - Times Square 37th St to Lynnhaven Mall NYC to Newport News

$59 - $73

Train  •  14h 4m

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

$129 - $277

Bus via Norfolk - Military Crossing  •  14h 24m

  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

$82

Drive  •  10h 41m

  1. Drive from Boston to Virginia Beach 572.5 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 $55 - $320 and takes 3h 22m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Virginia Beach. However, there are services departing from Boston and arriving at First Colonial & Donna via New York, NY - Times Square 37th St and Lynnhaven Mall. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 56m.

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The distance between Boston and Virginia Beach is 464 miles. The road distance is 572.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Virginia Beach without a car is to bus which takes 11h 56m and costs $55 - $75.

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It takes approximately 3h 22m to get from Boston to Virginia Beach, including transfers.

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Boston to Virginia Beach bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, depart from Boston station.

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The best way to get from Boston to Virginia Beach is to fly which takes 3h 22m and costs $55 - $320. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $55 - $75 and takes 11h 56m, you could also train, which costs $120 - $280 and takes 14h 4m.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Norfolk Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 28m.

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Boston to Virginia Beach bus services, operated by Sprinter Bus, arrive at Lynnhaven Mall station.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Virginia Beach.
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  • Distance: 464.3 miles
  • Duration: 3h 22m

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

Allegiant Air, Delta and three other airlines fly from Boston to Virginia Beach 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Virginia Beach via Midtown NYC, New York, NY - Times Square 37th St, and Lynnhaven Mall in around 11h 56m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Norfolk via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Flights from Manchester to Norfolk via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Norfolk via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Manchester to Norfolk via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Norfolk via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Providence to Norfolk via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Providence to Norfolk via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Providence to Norfolk via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Providence to Norfolk via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Norfolk via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Flights from Manchester to Norfolk via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $360
Flights from Providence to Norfolk via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $320
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Boston to Norfolk via Newark
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Manchester to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Providence to Norfolk via Newark
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Providence to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Providence to Norfolk via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $340
Flights from Providence to Norfolk via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Providence to Norfolk via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 8m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Boston to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Train operators
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
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $70
Business Class Seat
$55 - $110
Train from Boston South Station to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
13h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $280
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$120 - $280
Business Class Seat
$200 - $350
MBTA
Phone
617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from South Station to Providence
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $13
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
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
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
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
bostonexpressbus.com
Book at
webstore.bostonexpressbus.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Boston to Midtown NYC
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Sprinter Bus
Phone
+1 757-456-5555
Website
sprinterbus.net
Bus from New York, NY - Times Square 37th St to Lynnhaven Mall
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Book at
Sprinter Bus
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
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35
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

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Virginia Beach is 573 miles. It takes approximately 10h 41m to drive from Boston to Virginia Beach.

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Allegiant Air, Delta, American Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Boston Airport to Norfolk Airport.

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There are 558+ 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 0 min and costs $1 - $13.

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