There are 6 ways to get from Cincinnati to Virginia Beach by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Covington (CVG) to Norfolk (ORF) CVG - ORF

$222 - $1,126

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Bus via Pittsburgh, Pa  •  20 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from University of Cincinnati, OH to Columbus, OH
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa
  3. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, PA to Washington DC
  4. Take the bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to Virginia Beach, VA

$87 - $168

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Bus, train via Pittsburgh Amtrak  •  21 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Columbus, Oh
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa
  3. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Washington Union Station
  4. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Norfolk Amtrak

$174 - $436

Bus  •  22 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Richmond, Va
  3. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Norfolk, Va

$96 - $236

Bus, train  •  27 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from University of Cincinnati to Indianapolis, IN
  2. Take the train from Indianapolis Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak to Norfolk Amtrak

$196 - $506

Drive  •  10 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Cincinnati to Virginia Beach 626.7 miles

$60 - $90

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Cincinnati to Virginia Beach. However, there are services departing from University of Cincinnati, OH and arriving at Virginia Beach, VA via Columbus, Oh, Pittsburgh, PA and Washington, DC - Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 10 min.

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The distance between Cincinnati and Virginia Beach is 493 miles. The road distance is 626.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Cincinnati to Virginia Beach without a car is to bus which takes 20 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 39 min to get from Cincinnati to Virginia Beach, including transfers.

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Cincinnati to Virginia Beach bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Cincinnati, Oh station.

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The best way to get from Cincinnati to Virginia Beach is to fly which takes 5 h 39 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 20 h 10 min.

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There is no direct flight from Covington Airport to Norfolk Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Cincinnati to Virginia Beach is 627 miles. It takes approximately 10 h 50 min to drive from Cincinnati to Virginia Beach.

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

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Map of how to get from Cincinnati to Virginia Beach.
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  • Distance: 493.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 39 min

What companies run services between Cincinnati, OH, USA and Virginia Beach, VA, USA?

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Cincinnati to Virginia Beach hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cincinnati to Virginia Beach via Columbus, OH, Columbus, Oh, Pittsburgh, Pa, Pittsburgh, PA, Washington DC, and Washington, DC - Union Station in around 20 h 10 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Covington to Norfolk via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Covington to Norfolk via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Covington to Norfolk via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Covington to Norfolk via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Covington to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Covington to Norfolk via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Covington to Norfolk via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Covington to Norfolk via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
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 Pittsburgh Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$230 - $330
Train from Indianapolis Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Business Coach Seat
$200 - $280
Room
$410 - $600
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 Alexandria Amtrak to Norfolk Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Bus operators
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 Columbus, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$100 - $130
Bus from Richmond, Va to Norfolk, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Pittsburgh, PA to Washington DC
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
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
Bus from University of Cincinnati to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Book at
megabus.com

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