There are 5 ways to get from Columbia to Blacksburg by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train, bus  •  12 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Columbia Amtrak to Cary Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Cary Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak to Lynchburg Amtrak
  4. Take the bus from Lynchburg, Va to Roanoke, Va
  5. Take the bus from Campbell Court to VT Squires Student Center

$110 - $254

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbia to Fayetteville
  2. Take the bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Richmond, Va
  3. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Roanoke, Va
  4. Take the bus from Campbell Court to VT Squires Student Center

$67 - $156

3 alternative options

Bus, train, Amtrak Thruway  •  13 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbia to Durham
  2. Take the bus from Durham, Nc to Greensboro, Nc
  3. Take the train from Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak to Lynchburg Amtrak
  4. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Lynchburg, VA - Amtrak to Blacksburg, VA - Virginia Tech

$70 - $139

Drive  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Columbia to Blacksburg 262.6 miles

$25 - $40

Fly, bus  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Columbia (CAE) to Roanoke (ROA) CAE - ROA
  2. Take the bus from Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport to VT Squires Student Center

$286 - $1,434

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Columbia to Blacksburg is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Columbia to Blacksburg is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 30 min.

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The distance between Columbia and Blacksburg is 227 miles. The road distance is 262.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 12 h 43 min to get from Columbia to Blacksburg, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Columbia to Blacksburg. However, there are services departing from Columbia and arriving at VT Squires Student Center via Fayetteville, Nc, Richmond, Va and Campbell Court. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 35 min.

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What companies run services between Columbia, SC, USA and Blacksburg, VA, USA?

You can take a bus from Columbia to Blacksburg via Fayetteville, Fayetteville, Nc, Richmond, Va, Roanoke, Va, and Campbell Court in around 13 h 35 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Columbia to Roanoke via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Flights from Columbia to Roanoke via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Columbia to Roanoke via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Columbia to Roanoke via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Columbia Amtrak to Cary Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Train from Cary Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Train from Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak to Lynchburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Lynchburg, Va to Roanoke, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Durham, Nc to Greensboro, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Richmond, Va to Roanoke, Va
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Valley Metro Roanoke
Phone
+1 540-982-0305
Website
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
Bus from Lynchburg to VT Squires Student Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
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
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Columbia to Durham
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Columbia to Fayetteville
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Schedules at
us.megabus.com

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