There are 2 ways to get from Charlottesville to Lexington by train, taxi or car

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Train, taxi  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Clifton Forge Amtrak Cardinal
  2. Take a taxi from Clifton Forge Amtrak to Lexington

$114 - $172

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Drive  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Charlottesville to Lexington 70.6 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Charlottesville to Lexington is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Charlottesville to Lexington is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 12 min.

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The distance between Charlottesville and Lexington is 56 miles. The road distance is 70.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to get from Charlottesville to Lexington, including transfers.

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The nearest airport to Lexington is Lynchburg (LYH) Airport which is 33.8 miles away. Other nearby airports include Roanoke (ROA) (43 miles), Charlottesville (CHO) (59.9 miles), Richmond (RIC) (117.5 miles) and Greensboro/High Point (GSO) (119.3 miles).

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Map of how to get from Charlottesville to Lexington.
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  • Distance: 55.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 56 min

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

There is no direct connection from Charlottesville to Lexington. However, you can take the train to Clifton Forge Amtrak then take the taxi to Lexington. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Lexington.

Train operators
Amtrak
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Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Clifton Forge Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
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Taxi from Clifton Forge Amtrak to Lexington
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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