There are 8 ways to get from Buffalo to Virginia Beach by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Buffalo to Norfolk  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Norfolk (ORF) BUF - ORF

$188 - $430

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  18 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo to Washington
  2. Take the bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to Virginia Beach, VA

$69 - $129

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Train to Rochester, fly to Norfolk  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to Rochester
  2. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Norfolk (ORF) ROC - ORF

$206 - $945

Fly Buffalo to Newport News, line 112 bus, line 961 bus, line 960 bus  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Newport News (PHF) BUF - PHF
  2. Take the line 112 bus from Patrick Henry Mall to Newport News Transfer Center
  3. Take the line 961 bus from Newport News Transfer Center to Wood & Church
  4. Take the line 960 bus from Wood & Church to Parks & 20Th

$172 - $820

Bus, train  •  19 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo to Washington
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Norfolk Amtrak Northeast Regional

$132 - $288

Train  •  20 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to New York VIA Rail / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Norfolk Amtrak Northeast Regional

$166 - $437

Bus via Scranton, Pa  •  22 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Scranton, Pa 212
  2. Take the bus from Scranton, Pa to Philadelphia, Pa
  3. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Norfolk, Va

$86 - $212

Drive  •  10 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Virginia Beach 587.8 miles

$55 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Virginia Beach is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 10 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Virginia Beach is to fly which costs $180 - $430 and takes 5 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Buffalo to Virginia Beach. However, there are services departing from Buffalo and arriving at Virginia Beach, VA via Washington, DC - Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 25 min.

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The distance between Buffalo and Virginia Beach is 447 miles. The road distance is 587.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Virginia Beach without a car is to bus which takes 18 h 25 min and costs $65 - $130.

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It takes approximately 5 h 16 min to get from Buffalo to Virginia Beach, including transfers.

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Buffalo to Virginia Beach bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Buffalo, Ny station.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Virginia Beach is to fly which takes 5 h 16 min and costs $180 - $430. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $65 - $130 and takes 18 h 25 min, you could also train, which costs $160 - $440 and takes 20 h 11 min.

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There is no direct flight from Buffalo Airport to Norfolk Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 7 min and has one stopover.

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Buffalo to Virginia Beach bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Norfolk, Va station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Buffalo to Virginia Beach is 588 miles. It takes approximately 10 h 54 min to drive from Buffalo to Virginia Beach.

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

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  • Distance: 446.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 16 min

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

United Airlines, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Buffalo to Virginia Beach hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Buffalo to Virginia Beach via Washington and Washington, DC - Union Station in around 18 h 25 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Buffalo to Norfolk via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Flights from Buffalo to Norfolk via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Flights from Rochester to Norfolk via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Rochester to Norfolk via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Rochester to Norfolk via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Buffalo to Newport News via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Buffalo to Newport News via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Buffalo to Newport News via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Buffalo to Newport News via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to Norfolk via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Flights from Buffalo to Norfolk via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Flights from Buffalo to Norfolk via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Flights from Rochester to Norfolk via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Rochester to Norfolk via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Rochester to Norfolk via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Rochester to Norfolk via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Buffalo to Newport News via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Newport News via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Norfolk via Newark
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $950
Flights from Rochester to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Rochester to Norfolk via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Norfolk via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Flights from Rochester to Norfolk via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
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 - $85
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 Norfolk Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Train from New York Penn Station to Norfolk Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Seat
$160 - $230
Bus operators
Hampton Roads Transit (HRT)
Website
gohrt.com
Bus from Patrick Henry Mall to Newport News Transfer Center
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gohrt.com
Bus from Newport News Transfer Center to Wood & Church
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
gohrt.com
Bus from Wood & Church to Parks & 20Th
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
gohrt.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 - Union Station to Virginia Beach, VA
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $45
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 Buffalo, Ny to Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Scranton, Pa to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Norfolk, Va
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90

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