There are 4 ways to get from Franconia–Springfield Station to University of Virginia by bus, train, car, subway or plane

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Bus  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Springfield to Amtrak Charlottesville, Va 3925

$16 - $40

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Train  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak Crescent / ...

Drive  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Franconia–Springfield Station to University of Virginia 117.9 miles

$11 - $17

Subway, fly  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the subway from Franconia Springfield Metro to ROSSLYN station
  2. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Charlottesville (CHO) IAD - CHO

$261 - $502

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Springfield and arriving at Amtrak Charlottesville, Va. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 35 min.

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The distance between Franconia–Springfield Station and University of Virginia is 89 miles. The road distance is 117.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Franconia–Springfield Station to University of Virginia without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 58 min and costs .

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The bus from Springfield to Amtrak Charlottesville, Va takes 2 h 35 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Franconia–Springfield Station to University of Virginia bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Springfield station.

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The best way to get from Franconia–Springfield Station to University of Virginia is to bus which takes 2 h 58 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 27 min.

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The quickest flight from Washington Dulles Airport to Charlottesville Airport is the direct flight which takes 51 min.

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Franconia–Springfield Station to University of Virginia bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Amtrak Charlottesville, Va station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Franconia–Springfield Station to University of Virginia is 118 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 20 min to drive from Franconia–Springfield Station to University of Virginia.

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United Airlines offers flights from Washington Dulles Airport to Charlottesville Airport.

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Map of how to get from Franconia–Springfield Station to University of Virginia.
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  • Distance: 88.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 58 min

What companies run services between Franconia–Springfield Station, VA, USA and University of Virginia, VA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Franconia–Springfield Station to University of Virginia every 3 hours. Tickets cost $16 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Franconia–Springfield Station to University of Virginia 3 times a day, and the journey takes 1 h 58 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
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 Alexandria Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from Franconia Springfield Metro to ROSSLYN station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
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 Springfield to Amtrak Charlottesville, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40

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