There are 7 ways to get from Columbus to Blacksburg by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  18 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh 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

$96 - $228

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Bus to Parkersburg, fly to Beckley, drive  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbus, OH to Marietta, OH
  2. Fly from Parkersburg (PKB) to Beckley (BKW) PKB - BKW
  3. Drive from Beckley to Blacksburg

$63 - $88

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Bus, train via Pittsburgh, Pa  •  20 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa
  2. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Washington Union Station
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Roanoke Amtrak
  4. Take the bus from Campbell Court to VT Squires Student Center

$154 - $398

Bus, Megabus  •  21 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Washington, Dc
  3. Take the Megabus from Washington DC to Blacksburg, VA - Virginia Tech

$94 - $216

Drive  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Columbus to Blacksburg 303.5 miles

$29 - $45

Fly Columbus to Roanoke, bus  •  6 h 20 min

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

$214 - $1,109

Fly Columbus to Lewisburg, drive  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Columbus (CMH) to Lewisburg (LWB) CMH - LWB
  2. Drive from Lewisburg to Blacksburg

$171 - $817

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Columbus to Blacksburg. However, there are services departing from Columbus, Oh and arriving at Blacksburg, VA - Virginia Tech via Cleveland, Oh and Washington DC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 15 min.

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The distance between Columbus and Blacksburg is 236 miles. The road distance is 303.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Columbus to Blacksburg without a car is to bus and train which takes 18 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 18 h 2 min to get from Columbus to Blacksburg, including transfers.

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Columbus to Blacksburg bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Columbus, Oh station.

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There is no direct flight from Columbus Airport to Roanoke Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 33 min and has one stopover.

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Columbus to Blacksburg bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Blacksburg, VA - Virginia Tech station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Columbus to Blacksburg is 303 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 26 min to drive from Columbus to Blacksburg.

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United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Columbus Airport to Roanoke 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 Columbus to Blacksburg.
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  • Distance: 236.1 miles
  • Duration: 18 h 2 min

What companies run services between Columbus, OH, USA and Blacksburg, VA, USA?

You can take a bus from Columbus to Blacksburg via Cleveland, Oh, Washington, Dc, and Washington DC in around 21 h 15 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Columbus to Roanoke via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Columbus to Roanoke via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Columbus to Lewisburg via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Columbus to Lewisburg via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Columbus to Roanoke via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Columbus to Roanoke via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Columbus to Roanoke via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Columbus to Roanoke via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
ViaAir
Website
flyviaair.com
Flights from Parkersburg to Beckley
Ave. Duration
42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$29 - $40
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 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
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Roanoke Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $140
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 Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
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 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 Columbus, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
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
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
Lakefront Lines
Website
webstore.lakefrontlines.com
Bus from Columbus, OH to Marietta, OH
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Schedules at
lakefrontlines.com

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