There are 6 ways to get from New Jersey to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University by plane, bus, train or car

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

Fly from New York La Guardia, bus  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Roanoke (ROA) LGA - ROA
  2. Take the bus from Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport to VT Squires Student Center

$159 - $517

Cheapest option

Bus, Megabus  •  12 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark, NJ to Washington, DC OurBus Intercity Prime / ...
  2. Take the Megabus from Washington DC to Blacksburg, VA - Virginia Tech

$45 - $86

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Train to Philadelphia, fly, bus  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Transit Center to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Roanoke (ROA) PHL - ROA
  3. Take the bus from Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport to VT Squires Student Center

$210 - $391

Train, bus  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Roanoke Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Campbell Court to VT Squires Student Center

$204 - $528

Bus  •  12 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Richmond, Va
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Roanoke, Va
  3. Take the bus from Campbell Court to VT Squires Student Center

$61 - $150

Drive  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 481.9 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 8 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Jersey to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is to train and fly and bus which costs $210 - $400 and takes 5 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Jersey to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. However, there are services departing from Market St At Broad St and arriving at Blacksburg, VA - Virginia Tech via Newark, NJ and Washington DC. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 40 min.

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The distance between New Jersey and Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is 382 miles. The road distance is 481.9 miles.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University without a car is to train and bus which takes 10 h 32 min and costs $200 - $550.

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It takes approximately 5 h 27 min to get from New Jersey to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, including transfers.

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New Jersey to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University bus services, operated by OurBus, depart from Newark, NJ station.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Roanoke Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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Map of how to get from New Jersey to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.
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  • Distance: 381.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 27 min

What companies run services between New Jersey, USA and Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, VA, USA?

You can take a bus from Newark to Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University via Mcwhorter St At Hamilton St, Newark, NJ, Washington, DC, Washington DC, and Blacksburg, VA - Virginia Tech in around 12 h 40 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Roanoke
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Roanoke via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Roanoke
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Roanoke via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Roanoke via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Roanoke via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
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 Trenton Transit Center to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $330
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $250
First Class Seat
$210 - $330
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Roanoke Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $140
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Bus operators
Valley Metro Roanoke
Phone
+1 540-982-0305
Website
valleymetro.com
Bus from Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport to VT Squires Student Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com
Bus from Campbell Court to VT Squires Student Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Schedules at
valleymetro.com
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Newark, NJ to Washington, DC
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Newark, Nj to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Bus from Richmond, Va to Roanoke, Va
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60

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