There are 8 ways to get from Charlottesville to Herndon by plane, car, train, bus, subway or shuttle

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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Fly from Charlottesville  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Charlottesville (CHO) to Washington Dulles (IAD) CHO - IAD

$258 - $499

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Shuttle  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Charlottesville to Washington Dulles Airport

$5 - $12

6 alternative options

Drive to Staunton, fly  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Charlottesville to Staunton
  2. Fly from Staunton (SHD) to Washington Dulles (IAD) SHD - IAD

$83 - $396

Train  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak Crescent / ...

$36 - $77

Train, line 495 bus, subway, line 950 bus  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Burke Centre Amtrak
  2. Take the line 495 bus from Burke Center Vre to Tysons Blvd @ Galleria Dr 495
  3. Take the subway from TYSONS CORNER station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  4. Take the line 950 bus from Wiehle Metro Bay H to Center St @ Locust St 926 / ...

$82 - $200

Bus, line 401 bus  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlottesville, Va to Springfield 3924 / ...
  2. Take the line 401 bus from Franconia-Springfield Metro Bay E to Tysons Corner Metro Bay F 401 / ...

$28 - $56

Bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlottesville, Va to Springfield 3924 / ...

$26 - $54

Drive  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Charlottesville to Herndon 104.6 miles

$10 - $15

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Charlottesville to Herndon. However, there are services departing from Charlottesville, Va and arriving at Center St @ Locust St via Franconia-Springfield Metro Bay L, SPRING HILL station and Reston Town Ctr Bay A. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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The distance between Charlottesville and Herndon is 88 miles. The road distance is 104.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Charlottesville to Herndon without a car is to train which takes 4 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to get from Charlottesville to Herndon, including transfers.

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Charlottesville to Herndon bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Charlottesville, Va station.

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The best way to get from Charlottesville to Herndon is to fly which takes 1 h 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 4 min, you could also bus and line 401 bus, which costs and takes 5 h 10 min.

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The quickest flight from Charlottesville Airport to Washington Dulles Airport is the direct flight which takes 44 min.

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Charlottesville to Herndon bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Springfield station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Charlottesville to Herndon is 105 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 9 min to drive from Charlottesville to Herndon.

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United Airlines offers flights from Charlottesville Airport to Washington Dulles Airport.

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Map of how to get from Charlottesville to Herndon.
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  • Distance: 88.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 25 min

What companies run services between Charlottesville, VA, USA and Herndon, VA, USA?

United Airlines flies from Charlottesville to Herndon 3 times a day. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Charlottesville to Herndon 3 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $70 and the journey takes 2 h 23 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Charlottesville to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Staunton to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Train operators
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 Charlottesville Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Burke Centre Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $120
Business Seat
$100 - $190
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from TYSONS CORNER station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Bus operators
Fairfax Connector
Phone
703-339-7200
Email
fairfaxconnector@fairfaxcounty.gov
Website
fairfaxconnector.com
Bus from Burke Center Vre to Tysons Blvd @ Galleria Dr
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
fairfaxcounty.gov
Bus from Wiehle Metro Bay H to Center St @ Locust St
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
fairfaxcounty.gov
Bus from Franconia-Springfield Metro Bay E to Tysons Corner Metro Bay F
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
fairfaxcounty.gov
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 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
AC Airport Cab & Wahoo Cab
Phone
+1 (434) 981-0585
Website
visitcharlottesville.org
Shuttle from Charlottesville to Washington Dulles Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
On demand
Schedules at
visitcharlottesville.org

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There are 187+ hotels available in Herndon. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Charlottesville to Charlottesville Airport is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs .

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