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

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 Norfolk  •  5 h 19 min

  1. CMH - ORF

$203 - $929

Cheapest option

Bus via Pittsburgh, Pa  •  18 h 59 min

$65 - $131

4 alternative options

Fly to Newport News, line 112 bus, line 961 bus, line 960 bus  •  8 h 23 min

  1. CMH - PHF

$197 - $959

Bus, train  •  18 h 56 min

$157 - $398

Bus  •  20 h 17 min

$87 - $213

Drive  •  9 h 56 min

  1. 589.9 miles

$55 - $85

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

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Columbus to Virginia Beach hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Columbus to Virginia Beach via Pittsburgh, Pa, Pittsburgh, Washington DC, Hampton, VA, Hampton Transfer Center, and Wood & Church in around 18 h 59 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Columbus to Norfolk via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Columbus to Norfolk via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Columbus to Norfolk via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Columbus to Norfolk via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Columbus to Norfolk via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Columbus to Newport News via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Columbus to Newport News via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Columbus to Newport News via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Columbus to Newport News via Chicago O'Hare, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Columbus to Newport News via Charlotte, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Columbus to Newport News via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Columbus to Norfolk via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Columbus to Norfolk via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Columbus to Norfolk via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Columbus to Norfolk via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Columbus to Newport News via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Columbus to Norfolk via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Columbus to Norfolk via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Columbus to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
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
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Norfolk Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Bus operators
Hampton Roads Transit (HRT)
Website
gohrt.com
Bus from Patrick Henry Mall to Newport News Transfer Center
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gohrt.com
Bus from Newport News Transfer Center to Wood & Church
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
gohrt.com
Bus from Wood & Church to Parks & 20Th
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
gohrt.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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 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 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
Hourly
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 to Washington DC
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Washington DC to Hampton, VA
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Book at
us.megabus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Columbus and Virginia Beach is 702 km. The road distance is 944 km.

The cheapest way to get from Columbus to Virginia Beach is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 9 h 56 min.

The quickest way to get from Columbus to Virginia Beach is to fly which takes 5 h 19 min and costs $200 - $950.

No, there is no direct bus from Columbus to Virginia Beach. However, there are services departing from Columbus, Oh and arriving at Arctic & 19Th via Pittsburgh, Washington DC, Hampton Transfer Center and Wood & Church. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 59 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 19 min to get from Columbus to Virginia Beach, including transfers.