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There are 7 ways to get from Harpers Ferry to Virginia Beach 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, bus Megabus  •  7h 49m

  1. Take the train from Harpers Ferry Amtrak to Washington Union Station Capitol Limited
  2. Take the bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to Virginia Beach, VA

$46 - $93

Cheapest option

Train, bus Greyhound USA  •  10h 16m

  1. Take the train from HARPERS FERRY W VA MARC eb to UNION STATION MARC Washington Marc
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Norfolk, Va 3005 / ...

$33 - $71

5 alternative options

Train  •  8h 20m

  1. Take the train from Harpers Ferry Amtrak to Washington Union Station Capitol Limited
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Norfolk Amtrak Station Northeast Regional

$109 - $252

Drive  •  4h 36m

  1. Drive from Harpers Ferry to Virginia Beach 252.8 miles

$24 - $40

Train, subway to Reagan Washington, fly, line 960 bus  •  4h 54m

  1. Take the train from HARPERS FERRY W VA MARC eb to ROCKVILLE MARC eb
  2. Take the subway from ROCKVILLE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  3. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Norfolk (ORF) DCA - ORF
  4. Take the line 960 bus from Newtown Rd Station to Parks & 20Th

$140 - $325

Train, subway, subway to Washington Dulles, fly, line 960 bus  •  5h 41m

  1. Take the train from HARPERS FERRY W VA MARC eb to ROCKVILLE MARC eb
  2. Take the subway from ROCKVILLE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
  3. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  4. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Norfolk (ORF) IAD - ORF
  5. Take the line 960 bus from Newtown Rd Station to Parks & 20Th

$146 - $362

Train, train to Baltimore, fly  •  5h 20m

  1. Take the train from Harpers Ferry Amtrak to Washington Union Station
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
  3. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Norfolk (ORF) BWI - ORF

$230 - $497

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The cheapest way to get from Harpers Ferry to Virginia Beach is to drive which costs $24 - $40 and takes 4h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Harpers Ferry to Virginia Beach is to drive which costs $24 - $40 and takes 4h 36m.

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The distance between Harpers Ferry and Virginia Beach is 197 miles. The road distance is 252.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Harpers Ferry to Virginia Beach without a car is to train and bus which takes 7h 49m and costs $45 - $95.

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It takes approximately 7h 49m to get from Harpers Ferry to Virginia Beach, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Norfolk Airport is the direct flight which takes 57m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Harpers Ferry to Virginia Beach is 253 miles. It takes approximately 4h 36m to drive from Harpers Ferry to Virginia Beach.

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American Airlines offers flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Norfolk Airport.

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There are 589+ hotels available in Virginia Beach. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Harpers Ferry to Virginia Beach.
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  • Distance: 196.7 miles
  • Duration: 7h 49m

What companies run services between Harpers Ferry, WV, USA and Virginia Beach, VA, USA?

You can take a train from Harpers Ferry to Virginia Beach via Washington Union Station, Norfolk Amtrak Station, Harbor Park Station, Newtown Road Station, and Newtown Rd Station in around 8h 20m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Harpers Ferry Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Harpers Ferry Amtrak to Rockville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Norfolk Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from HARPERS FERRY W VA MARC eb to UNION STATION MARC Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Train from HARPERS FERRY W VA MARC eb to ROCKVILLE MARC eb
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from ROCKVILLE station to FARRAGUT NORTH station
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150
Bus operators
Megabus
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Washington, Dc to Norfolk, Va
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Hampton Roads Transit (HRT)
Website
gohrt.com
Bus from Newtown Rd Station to Parks & 20Th
Ave. Duration
21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
gohrt.com

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