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

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Fly from Buffalo, bus  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Roanoke (ROA) BUF - ROA
  2. Take the bus from Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport to VT Squires Student Center

$199 - $970

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Bus, Megabus  •  19 h 20 min

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

$77 - $134

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Train to Rochester, fly, bus  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to Rochester
  2. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Roanoke (ROA) ROC - ROA
  3. Take the bus from Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport to VT Squires Student Center

$227 - $1,076

Bus, train  •  20 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo to Washington
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Roanoke Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Campbell Court to VT Squires Student Center

$129 - $288

Train, bus  •  20 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to New York
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Roanoke Amtrak
  4. Take the bus from Campbell Court to VT Squires Student Center

$263 - $748

Bus  •  20 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo to Washington
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Charlottesville, Va
  3. Take the bus from Charlottesville, Va to Roanoke, Va
  4. Take the bus from Campbell Court to VT Squires Student Center

$85 - $178

Drive  •  9 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Blacksburg 537.1 miles

$50 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Blacksburg is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 9 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Blacksburg is to fly and bus which costs $190 - $1,000 and takes 6 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Buffalo to Blacksburg. However, there are services departing from Buffalo and arriving at Blacksburg, VA - Virginia Tech via Washington DC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 20 min.

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The distance between Buffalo and Blacksburg is 402 miles. The road distance is 537.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Blacksburg without a car is to bus and Megabus which takes 19 h 20 min and costs $75 - $140.

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It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to get from Buffalo to Blacksburg, including transfers.

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Buffalo to Blacksburg bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Buffalo station.

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There is no direct flight from Buffalo Airport to Roanoke Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 32 min and has one stopover.

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Buffalo to Blacksburg bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Blacksburg, VA - Virginia Tech station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Buffalo to Blacksburg is 537 miles. It takes approximately 9 h 17 min to drive from Buffalo to Blacksburg.

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  • Distance: 401.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 24 min

What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and Blacksburg, VA, USA?

You can take a bus from Buffalo to Blacksburg via Washington and Washington DC in around 19 h 20 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Buffalo to Roanoke via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Roanoke via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Roanoke via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Rochester to Roanoke via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Rochester to Roanoke via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Rochester to Roanoke via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Roanoke via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Roanoke via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Rochester to Roanoke via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Rochester to Roanoke via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Rochester to Roanoke via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to Roanoke via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Rochester to Roanoke via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$25 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $75
Business
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $120
Train from Buffalo to New York
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $210
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$60 - $90
Economy
$100 - $150
Economy Plus
$150 - $210
Business
$150 - $210
Business Plus/Sleeper
$270 - $380
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to Rochester Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$300 - $410
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Roanoke Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $140
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Amtrak Acela Express

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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Bus operators
Valley Metro Roanoke
Phone
+1 540-982-0305
Website
valleymetro.com
Bus from Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport to VT Squires Student Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com
Bus from Campbell Court to VT Squires Student Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Buffalo to Washington
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Washington DC to Blacksburg, VA - Virginia Tech
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 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 Washington, Dc to Charlottesville, Va
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Charlottesville, Va to Roanoke, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45

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Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Buffalo Airport to Roanoke Airport.

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There are 32+ hotels available in Blacksburg. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Buffalo Airport is to bus which takes 15 min and costs $8 - $17.

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