There are 4 ways to get from Lynchburg to Harrisonburg by bus, train or car

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Bus, Megabus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Lynchburg to Exit 118 Park and Ride The Smart Way Connector Bus
  2. Take the Megabus from Christiansburg to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg

$16 - $29

3 alternative options

Bus, Megabus via Roanoke, Va  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Lynchburg, Va to Roanoke, Va
  2. Take the bus from Campbell Court to Exit 118 Park and Ride
  3. Take the Megabus from Christiansburg to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg

$27 - $55

Train, drive  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Lynchburg Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak Crescent / ...
  2. Drive from Charlottesville Amtrak to Harrisonburg

$31 - $59

Drive  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Lynchburg to Harrisonburg 97.8 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Lynchburg to Harrisonburg is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lynchburg to Harrisonburg is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lynchburg to Harrisonburg. However, there are services departing from Lynchburg and arriving at Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg via Christiansburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 10 min.

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The distance between Lynchburg and Harrisonburg is 74 miles. The road distance is 97.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Lynchburg to Harrisonburg without a car is to bus and Megabus which takes 6 h 10 min and costs $15 - $29.

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It takes approximately 6 h 10 min to get from Lynchburg to Harrisonburg, including transfers.

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Lynchburg to Harrisonburg bus services, operated by Valley Metro Roanoke, depart from Lynchburg station.

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Lynchburg to Harrisonburg bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lynchburg to Harrisonburg is 98 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to drive from Lynchburg to Harrisonburg.

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There are 26+ hotels available in Harrisonburg. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lynchburg to Harrisonburg.
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  • Distance: 73.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 10 min

What companies run services between Lynchburg, VA, USA and Harrisonburg, VA, USA?

You can take a bus from Lynchburg to Harrisonburg via Exit 118 Park and Ride and Christiansburg in around 6 h 10 min.

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 Lynchburg Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Valley Metro Roanoke
Phone
+1 540-982-0305
Website
valleymetro.com
Bus from Lynchburg to Exit 118 Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com
Bus from Campbell Court to Exit 118 Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Christiansburg to Godwin Transit Center, Harrisonburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $25
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megabus.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Lynchburg, Va to Roanoke, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27

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