There are 3 ways to get from Charlottesville to Lynchburg by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 8 min

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

$25 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlottesville, Va to Lynchburg, Va 1511 / ...

$13 - $29

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Charlottesville to Lynchburg 66.9 miles

$6 - $10

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

Amtrak operates a train from Charlottesville to Lynchburg 4 times a day. Tickets cost $25 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 8 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Charlottesville to Lynchburg every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $13 - $29 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Lynchburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Charlottesville, Va to Lynchburg, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Charlottesville and Lynchburg is 90 km. The road distance is 107 km.

The cheapest way to get from Charlottesville to Lynchburg is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1 h 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Charlottesville to Lynchburg is to train which takes 1 h 8 min and costs $25 - $50.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Charlottesville Amtrak and arriving at Lynchburg Amtrak. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 8 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Charlottesville, Va and arriving at Lynchburg, Va. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

The train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Lynchburg Amtrak takes 1 h 8 min including transfers and departs four times a day.