There are 11 ways to get from New York to Lynchburg by train, bus, car 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 Amtrak Acela Express  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station Amtrak Acela Express
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Lynchburg Amtrak Crescent / ...

$162 - $423

Cheapest option

Bus Boltbus  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from New York 6th Ave to Washington Union
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Charlottesville, Va
  3. Take the bus from Charlottesville, Va to Lynchburg, Va

$48 - $102

9 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Lynchburg Amtrak Crescent / ...

$60 - $170

Bus NYC Shuttle  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Charlottesville, VA 1002
  2. Take the bus from Charlottesville, Va to Lynchburg, Va 1511 / ...

$84 - $100

Drive  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Drive from New York to Lynchburg 406.9 miles

$40 - $60

Fly New York La Guardia to Charlottesville, bus  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Charlottesville (CHO) LGA - CHO
  2. Take the bus from Charlottesville, Va to Lynchburg, Va

$198 - $569

Fly New York La Guardia to Roanoke, bus  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Roanoke (ROA) LGA - ROA
  2. Take the bus from Roanoke, Va to Lynchburg, Va

$168 - $540

Fly New York La Guardia to Richmond, bus  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Richmond (RIC) LGA - RIC
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Lynchburg, Va

$164 - $495

Fly New York JFK to Richmond, bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Richmond (RIC) JFK - RIC
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Lynchburg, Va

$165 - $506

Fly Newark to Richmond, bus  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Richmond (RIC) EWR - RIC
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Lynchburg, Va

$154 - $436

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Charlottesville, bus  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Charlottesville (CHO) PHL - CHO
  3. Take the bus from Charlottesville, Va to Lynchburg, Va

$309 - $710

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Lynchburg, VA, USA?

You can take a train from New York to Lynchburg via Washington Union Station Amtrak in around 7 h 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York to Lynchburg via Charlottesville, VA, West Main Street at 8th Street NW, West Water St at Omni, and Charlottesville, Va in around 8 h 50 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charlottesville via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Roanoke
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Roanoke via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Roanoke via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Richmond via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Richmond via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charlottesville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Roanoke via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Richmond via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Newark to Richmond via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlottesville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Train from New York Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Lynchburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $90
Room
$190 - $260
Train from New York Penn Station to Lynchburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $170
Room
$280 - $390
Bus operators
NYC Shuttle
Website
nycshuttle.com
Bus from New York, NY to Charlottesville, VA
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
nycshuttle.com
Book at
nycshuttle.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Charlottesville, Va to Lynchburg, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Bus from Washington, Dc to Charlottesville, Va
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Roanoke, Va to Lynchburg, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$21 - $26
Bus from Richmond, Va to Lynchburg, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$30 - $45
Boltbus
Phone
+1 1-877-265-8287
Website
boltbus.com
Bus from New York 6th Ave to Washington Union
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Schedules at
boltbus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between New York and Lynchburg is 577 km. The road distance is 651 km.

The cheapest way to get from New York to Lynchburg is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 7 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from New York to Lynchburg is to fly and bus which takes 4 h 58 min and costs $190 - $600.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station and arriving at Lynchburg Amtrak. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 45 min.

No, there is no direct bus from New York to Lynchburg. However, there are services departing from New York, NY and arriving at Lynchburg, Va via West Main Street at 8th Street NW and Charlottesville, Va. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 29 min to get from New York to Lynchburg, including transfers.