There are 4 ways to get from Detroit 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, line 960 bus  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Norfolk (ORF) DTW - ORF
  2. Take the line 960 bus from Newtown Rd Station to Parks & 20Th

$222 - $1,126

Cheapest option

Bus  •  22 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Richmond, Va 1648
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Norfolk, Va 3019 / ...

$86 - $206

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  22 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
  2. Take the train from Toledo Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Norfolk Amtrak

$177 - $462

Drive  •  12 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Detroit to Virginia Beach 731.6 miles

$70 - $110

What companies run services between Detroit, MI, USA and Virginia Beach, VA, USA?

You can take a bus from Detroit to Virginia Beach via Richmond, Va, Norfolk, Va, and Wood & Church in around 22 h 12 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Detroit to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Detroit to Norfolk via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Detroit to Norfolk via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Detroit to Norfolk via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Detroit to Norfolk via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Toledo Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $470
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 Newtown Rd Station to Parks & 20Th
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gohrt.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
18 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$130 - $170
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
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Detroit and Virginia Beach is 858 km. The road distance is 1171 km.

The cheapest way to get from Detroit to Virginia Beach is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 12 h 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Detroit to Virginia Beach is to fly and line 960 bus which takes 4 h 29 min and costs $220 - $1,200.

No, there is no direct bus from Detroit to Virginia Beach. However, there are services departing from Detroit, Mi and arriving at Parks & 20Th via Richmond, Va and Wood & Church. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 12 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to get from Detroit to Virginia Beach, including transfers.