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There are 12 ways to get from Newark to Charlottesville by train, plane, shuttle, bus 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.

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Train, train to New York La Guardia, fly to Charlottesville  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from Penn Station to Woodside
  3. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Charlottesville (CHO) LGA - CHO

$234 - $671

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Bus Boltbus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark to Washington Newark
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Charlottesville, Va 3925 / ...

$36 - $72

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Train to Philadelphia, fly to Charlottesville  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Charlottesville (CHO) PHL - CHO

$291 - $670

Fly Newark to Washington Dulles, shuttle  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Washington Dulles (IAD) EWR - IAD
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Washington Dulles Airport to Charlottesville

Fly Newark to Richmond, bus  •  5 h 12 min

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

$143 - $411

Fly New York JFK to Washington Dulles, shuttle  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Washington Dulles (IAD) JFK - IAD
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Washington Dulles Airport to Charlottesville

Fly Newark to Reagan Washington, train  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Reagan Washington (DCA) EWR - DCA
  2. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak

$132 - $555

Fly New York La Guardia to Richmond, bus  •  5 h 46 min

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

$207 - $610

Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Washington Union Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Crescent / ...

$153 - $394

Train  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Crescent / ...

$55 - $150

Bus  •  9 h

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Richmond, Va 1003 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Charlottesville, Va 1511 / ...

$49 - $115

Drive  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Charlottesville 335.1 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Newark to Charlottesville is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 6 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newark to Charlottesville is to train and fly which costs $230 - $700 and takes 3 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newark to Charlottesville. However, there are services departing from Newark and arriving at Charlottesville, Va via Washington, Dc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Newark Penn Station station and arriving at Charlottesville Amtrak. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 10 min.

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The distance between Newark and Charlottesville is 298 miles. The road distance is 335.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark to Charlottesville without a car is to train which takes 5 h 55 min and costs $150 - $400.

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It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to get from Newark to Charlottesville, including transfers.

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Newark to Charlottesville bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Newark, Nj station.

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Newark to Charlottesville train services, operated by Amtrak Acela Express, arrive at Newark Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Newark to Charlottesville is to train which takes 5 h 55 min and costs $150 - $400. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $75 and takes 8 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Newark to Charlottesville.
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  • Distance: 298 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 31 min

What companies run services between Newark, NJ, USA and Charlottesville, VA, USA?

You can take a train from Newark to Charlottesville via Washington Union Station in around 5 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newark to Charlottesville via Washington and Washington, Dc in around 8 h 30 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charlottesville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlottesville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Buffalo
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Washington Dulles via Norfolk
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Newark to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Newark to Richmond via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Newark to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Richmond via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Richmond via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from New York JFK to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Richmond
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Train operators
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Penn Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$45 - $130
First Class Seat
$110 - $130
Train from Newark Penn Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
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
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Penn Station to Woodside
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mta.info
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Alexandria Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Washington Union Station to Charlottesville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Newark Penn Station to Charlottesville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$250 - $350
Bus operators
AC Airport Cab & Wahoo Cab
Phone
+1 (434) 981-0585
Website
visitcharlottesville.org
Shuttle from Washington Dulles Airport to Charlottesville
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
On demand
Schedules at
visitcharlottesville.org
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 Richmond, Va to Charlottesville, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
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
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Newark, Nj to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Boltbus

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Charlottesville Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 22 min.

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Newark to Charlottesville bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Charlottesville, Va station.

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Newark to Charlottesville train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Charlottesville Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark to Charlottesville is 335 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 9 min to drive from Newark to Charlottesville.

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Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Charlottesville Airport.

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There are 88+ hotels available in Charlottesville. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Newark to Newark Airport is to bus which takes 11 min and costs $1 - $2.

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