There are 7 ways to get from Fairfax to Old Dominion University by train, bus, car, subway 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  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak to Norfolk Amtrak Northeast Regional

$88 - $210

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Washington DC to Hampton, VA Philadelphia

$29 - $49

5 alternative options

Bus via Richmond, Va  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Springfield to Richmond, Va 3587 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Norfolk, Va 3019 / ...

$38 - $83

Drive  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Fairfax to Old Dominion University 185.6 miles

$18 - $27

Subway to Reagan Washington, fly  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the subway from VIENNA station to ROSSLYN station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Norfolk (ORF) DCA - ORF

$139 - $286

Subway, subway to Washington Dulles, fly  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the subway from VIENNA station to EAST FALLS CHURCH station
  2. Take the subway from EAST FALLS CHURCH station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  3. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Norfolk (ORF) IAD - ORF

$143 - $319

Subway to Baltimore, fly  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the subway from VIENNA station to NEW CARROLLTON station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Norfolk (ORF) BWI - ORF

$161 - $490

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fairfax to Old Dominion University is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fairfax to Old Dominion University is to subway and fly which costs $130 - $290 and takes 2 h 54 min.

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The distance between Fairfax and Old Dominion University is 147 miles. The road distance is 185.6 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 6 h 56 min to get from Fairfax to Old Dominion University, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fairfax to Old Dominion University station. However, there are services departing from Fairfax Blvd & Chain Bridge Rd and arriving at Hampton & Shell Station via Dunn Loring Metro, Springfield, Richmond, Va and Wood & Church. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 55 min.

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What companies run services between Fairfax, VA, USA and Old Dominion University, VA, USA?

Amtrak Northeast Regional operates a train from Fairfax to Old Dominion University once daily. Tickets cost $80 - $200 and the journey takes 4 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fairfax to Old Dominion University via Dunn Loring Station & Bus Bay E, Dunn Loring Metro, Franconia-Springfield Metro Bay E, Springfield, Richmond, Va, Norfolk, Va, Wood & Church, and Hampton & Shell Station in around 7 h 55 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Alexandria Amtrak to Norfolk Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from VIENNA station to ROSSLYN station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from VIENNA station to EAST FALLS CHURCH station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from EAST FALLS CHURCH station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from VIENNA station to NEW CARROLLTON station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
wmata.com
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 Springfield to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35
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

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