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

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Bus, train  •  12 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbia, Sc to Winston Salem, Nc
  2. Take the bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Greensboro, Nc
  3. Take the train from Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center 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

$92 - $200

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Bus  •  14 h 30 min

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

$84 - $193

3 alternative options

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
  3. Take the train from Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center 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

Drive  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Columbia to Blacksburg 262.6 miles

$25 - $40

Fly, train, bus  •  10 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Columbia (CAE) to Charlotte (CLT) CAE - CLT
  2. Take the train from Charlotte Amtrak to Lynchburg Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Lynchburg, Va to Roanoke, Va
  4. Take the bus from Campbell Court to VT Squires Student Center

$250 - $1,174

Questions & Answers

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 Florence, Sc, Fayetteville, Nc, Richmond, Va and Campbell Court. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 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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The best way to get from Columbia to Blacksburg without a car is to bus and train which takes 12 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 12 h 41 min to get from Columbia to Blacksburg, including transfers.

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Columbia to Blacksburg bus services, operated by South Eastern Stages, depart from Columbia station.

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The quickest flight from Columbia Airport to Charlotte Airport is the direct flight which takes 58 min.

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Columbia to Blacksburg bus services, operated by Valley Metro Roanoke, arrive at VT Squires Student Center station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Columbia to Blacksburg is 263 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to drive from Columbia to Blacksburg.

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American Airlines offers flights from Columbia Airport to Charlotte Airport.

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There are 31+ hotels available in Blacksburg. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Columbia to Blacksburg.
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  • Distance: 227.1 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 41 min

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

You can take a bus from Columbia to Blacksburg via Florence, Florence, Sc, Fayetteville, Nc, Richmond, Va, Roanoke, Va, and Campbell Court in around 14 h 30 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Columbia to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
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 Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center 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
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
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 Charlotte Amtrak to Lynchburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Room
$200 - $280
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 Columbia, Sc to Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Greensboro, Nc
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
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 Florence, Sc to Fayetteville, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Fayetteville, Nc to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
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
Sunway Charters
Phone
+1 704-348-1200
Email
info@sunwaycharters.com
Website
sunwaycharters.com
Bus from Winston-Salem to Greensboro, Nc
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
sunwaycharters.com
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
South Eastern Stages
Phone
+1 877.836.7607 / 404.591.2750
Email
info@sestages.com
Website
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Columbia to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Florence, SC to Fayetteville, NC
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com

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