There are 6 ways to get from Chicago to Blacksburg by plane, bus, car or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Roanoke, bus  •  5 h 8 min

  1. ORD - ROA

$243 - $449

Cheapest option

Bus, Megabus  •  20 h 4 min

$88 - $119

4 alternative options

Fly to Lewisburg, drive  •  5 h 8 min

  1. ORD - LWB

$150 - $717

Train, bus  •  25 h 43 min

$182 - $507

Bus  •  27 h 43 min

$113 - $282

Drive  •  11 h

  1. 626 miles

$60 - $90

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Blacksburg, VA, USA?

You can take a bus from Chicago to Blacksburg via Chattanooga, Christiansburg, and Exit 118 Park and Ride in around 20 h 4 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Roanoke
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Roanoke via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lewisburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Roanoke via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Roanoke via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Room
$450 - $650
Amtrak Northeast Regional
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Roanoke Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
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 Chicago to Chattanooga
Ave. Duration
12 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Chattanooga to Christiansburg
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago, Il to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
18 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$140 - $190
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Chicago and Blacksburg is 805 km. The road distance is 1002 km.

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Blacksburg is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 11 h.

The quickest way to get from Chicago to Blacksburg is to fly and drive which takes 5 h 8 min and costs $150 - $750.

No, there is no direct bus from Chicago to Blacksburg. However, there are services departing from Chicago and arriving at VT Squires Student Center via Chattanooga and Exit 118 Park and Ride. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 4 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 8 min to get from Chicago to Blacksburg, including transfers.