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There are 8 ways to get from Long Island to Virginia Beach by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Islip  •  5h 39m

  1. Fly from Islip (ISP) to Norfolk (ORF) ISP - ORF

$312 - $1,526

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  13h 39m

  1. Take the train from Huntington to Forest Hills Port Jefferson
  2. Take the bus from 59 Canal Street, NY to Norfolk, VA Nyc

$46 - $62

6 alternative options

Train to New York JFK, fly  •  5h 11m

  1. Take the train from Central Islip to Jamaica
  2. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Norfolk (ORF) JFK - ORF

$175 - $643

Train to New York La Guardia, fly  •  5h 33m

  1. Take the train from Central Islip to Woodside
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Norfolk (ORF) LGA - ORF

$183 - $697

Train to Newark, fly  •  5h 52m

  1. Take the train from Central Islip to Penn Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Norfolk (ORF) EWR - ORF

$208 - $611

Train  •  12h 1m

  1. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Norfolk Amtrak Station

$217 - $562

Bus  •  13h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Airport Connection - WB to 40th Street - Manhattan
  2. Take the bus from NY Port Authority Bus Terminal to Washington, DC - Union Station
  3. Take the bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to Virginia Beach, VA

$62 - $172

Drive  •  7h 58m

  1. Drive from Centereach to Virginia Beach 416.8 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Long Island to Virginia Beach is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 7h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Long Island to Virginia Beach is to train and fly which costs $170 - $650 and takes 5h 11m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Long Island to Virginia Beach. However, there are services departing from Williams Boulevard and arriving at Virginia Beach, VA via Airport Connection - WB, Grand Central Terminal, NY Port Authority Bus Terminal and Washington, DC - Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 44m.

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The distance between Long Island and Virginia Beach is 317 miles. The road distance is 416.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Long Island to Virginia Beach without a car is to train which takes 12h 1m and costs $210 - $600.

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It takes approximately 5h 39m to get from Long Island to Virginia Beach, including transfers.

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Long Island to Virginia Beach bus services, operated by Hampton Luxury Liner, depart from Airport Connection - WB station.

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The best way to get from Long Island to Virginia Beach is to fly which takes 5h 39m and costs $310 - $1,600. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $210 - $600 and takes 12h 1m, you could also bus, which costs $60 - $180 and takes 13h 44m.

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There is no direct flight from Islip Airport to Norfolk Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 15m and has one stopover.

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Long Island to Virginia Beach bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Virginia Beach, VA station.

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Map of how to get from Long Island to Virginia Beach.
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  • Distance: 317.3 miles
  • Duration: 5h 39m

What companies run services between Long Island, NY, USA and Virginia Beach, VA, USA?

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Holbrook to Virginia Beach every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Centereach to Virginia Beach via Ronkonkoma LIRR, Ronkonkoma, Penn Station, New York Penn Station, Washington Union Station, Norfolk Amtrak Station, Harbor Park Station, Newtown Road Station, and Newtown Rd Station in around 12h 1m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Newark to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Islip to Norfolk via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,500
Flights from Islip to Norfolk via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,700
Flights from New York JFK to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Norfolk via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Norfolk via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Islip to Norfolk via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Islip to Norfolk via Orlando
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,900
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Central Islip to Jamaica
Ave. Duration
52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
LIRR
Train from Central Islip to Woodside
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
LIRR
Train from Central Islip to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
LIRR
Train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
LIRR
Train from Huntington to Forest Hills
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
LIRR
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
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
Bus operators
Rockledge Bus
Phone
7577171677VA
Email
climing44@yahoo.com
Website
rockledgebus.com
Bus from 59 Canal Street, NY to Norfolk, VA
Ave. Duration
6h 59m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
rockledgebus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Lion VA
Phone
+1-917-398-0398
Email
help@ilikebus.com
Website
lionva.com
Bus from New York, NY to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
lionva.com
Hampton Luxury Liner
Phone
+1 631-537-5800
Website
hamptonluxuryliner.com
Bus from Airport Connection - WB to 40th Street - Manhattan
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $60
Schedules at
hamptonluxuryliner.com
VIP
$45 - $60
Coach Class
$20 - $28
Luxury Class
$30 - $40
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from NY Port Authority Bus Terminal to Washington, DC - Union Station
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
peterpanbus.com
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 New York, Ny to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Megabus

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Yes, the driving distance between Long Island to Virginia Beach is 417 miles. It takes approximately 7h 58m to drive from Long Island to Virginia Beach.

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American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Islip 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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The best way to get from Long Island to Islip Airport is to bus which takes 18m and costs $2.

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