There are 6 ways to get from Miami to Virginia Beach by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Miami  •  4h 39m

  1. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Norfolk (ORF) MIA - ORF

$142 - $676

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Bus  •  26h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Petersburg, Va 1006
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, VA to Virginia Beach, VA Washington

$112 - $178

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Train to Fort Lauderdale, fly  •  5h 17m

  1. Take the train from MiamiCentral to Fort Lauderdale
  2. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Norfolk (ORF) FLL - ORF

$128 - $692

Train  •  24h 31m

  1. Take the train from Miami Amtrak Station to Petersburg Amtrak Station Silver Meteor / ...
  2. Take the train from Petersburg Amtrak Station to Norfolk Amtrak Station Northeast Regional

$146 - $236

Bus via Washington  •  31h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Miami Beach, FL to Arlington Atlanta Route
  2. Take the bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to Virginia Beach, VA Washington

$178 - $217

Drive  •  16h 8m

  1. Drive from Miami to Virginia Beach 978.4 miles

$95 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Miami to Virginia Beach is to drive which costs $95 - $140 and takes 16h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Miami to Virginia Beach is to fly which costs $140 - $700 and takes 4h 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Miami to Virginia Beach. However, there are services departing from Bayside Marketplace Miami and arriving at Virginia Beach, VA via Miami, Fl, Petersburg Transit Center, Cary + 10Th and Richmond, VA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26h 28m.

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The distance between Miami and Virginia Beach is 809 miles. The road distance is 978.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Miami to Virginia Beach without a car is to train which takes 24h 31m and costs $140 - $240.

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It takes approximately 4h 39m to get from Miami to Virginia Beach, including transfers.

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Miami to Virginia Beach bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Miami, Fl station.

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The best way to get from Miami to Virginia Beach is to fly which takes 4h 39m and costs $140 - $700. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $140 - $240 and takes 24h 31m, you could also bus, which costs $110 - $180 and takes 26h 28m.

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The quickest flight from Miami Airport to Norfolk Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 25m.

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Map of how to get from Miami to Virginia Beach.
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  • Distance: 809.3 miles
  • Duration: 4h 39m

What companies run services between Miami, FL, USA and Virginia Beach, VA, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Miami to Virginia Beach hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Miami to Virginia Beach via Tri-Rail Station Rail Northbound, Miami Amtrak Station, Petersburg Amtrak Station, Norfolk Amtrak Station, Harbor Park Station, Newtown Road Station, and Newtown Rd Station in around 24h 31m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Miami to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Miami to Norfolk via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Miami to Norfolk via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Miami to Norfolk via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Norfolk via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Norfolk via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Miami to Norfolk via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Norfolk via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Miami to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Norfolk via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Norfolk
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Norfolk via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Train operators
Brightline
Phone
+1 305-521-4800
Email
guestservices@gobrightline.com
Website
gobrightline.com
Train from MiamiCentral to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
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Brightline
SmartPlus
$15 - $21
Smart
$10 - $15
Select
$28 - $33
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Miami Amtrak Station to Petersburg Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
19h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $310
Business Seat
$220 - $320
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Petersburg Amtrak Station to Norfolk Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $80
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130
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 Miami, Fl to Petersburg, Va
Ave. Duration
19h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$95 - $140
Flexible
$140 - $210
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Richmond, VA to Virginia Beach, VA
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $22
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megabus.com
Bus from Washington, DC - Union Station to Virginia Beach, VA
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Book at
megabus.com
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Miami Beach, FL to Arlington
Ave. Duration
23h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $165
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Miami to Virginia Beach is 978 miles. It takes approximately 16h 8m to drive from Miami to Virginia Beach.

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United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Miami Airport to Norfolk Airport.

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There are 613+ hotels available in Virginia Beach. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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